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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (4): 783–784.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Henry Kamen Puritan Conquistadors: Iberianizing the Atlantic, 1550 – 1700 . By Cañizares-Esguerra Jorge . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2006 . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xiv , 327 pp. Paper , $24.95 . This does not deter him making some bold claims...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (2): 272–273.
Published: 01 May 1995
...John E. Kicza Providence Island, 1630–1641: The Other Puritan Colony . By Kupperman Karen Ordahl . New York : Cambridge University Press , 1993 . Maps. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliographical essay. Index . xiii , 393 pp. Cloth . $59.95 . Copyright 1995 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 352–353.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., the different approaches to conversion of Jesuit and Recollect missionaries to the Huron in New France, an essay on John Elliot’s seventeenth-century Puritan mission in New England, a study of Lutheran debate over the conversion of Indians, Dutch Calvinist approaches to conversion among the Tupis...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (3): 333.
Published: 01 August 1966
... recent work on the Caribbean. In contrast to the personal account in Dark Puritan and the broader range over time and space in The Plural Society in the British West Indies , it represents the most rigorous kind of sociometric analysis of a narrow topic. The subject is stratification within the small...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1961) 41 (2): 287.
Published: 01 May 1961
... have invariably molded their efforts. The organization of the book is reminiscent of Kraus’ but its substance reflects and records the scholarship of the past quarter of a century. The first part of the volume is chronological and includes perceptive assessments of the Puritan, Enlightenment, and early...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 233.
Published: 01 May 1964
... not been explored in most countries of this continent except possibly in Mexico. The present book is an attempt to analyze Incan thought along this line, although its point of view is somewhat less ambitious than its title would suggest. Despite one glance at the Puritans in New England and a comparison...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 February 1962
... honest and most long-suffering presidents (1931-1934). A Bolivian by birth, tradition and temperament, his puritanical zeal was most un-Bolivian. How many times have I heard Bolivians exclaim, “If Salamanca failed in governing Bolivia, who can!” Daniel Salamanca is the Woodrow Wilson of Bolivian history...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 February 1983
... with older ideas of destiny, derived from the Puritans and the Revolutionary Era, the demonstrated growth and expansion of the United States, and the actual experience of dealings with Native Americans and Blacks. In the process, the special mission of the United States was transformed from the excellence...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (4): 711.
Published: 01 November 1971
... thought during the remaining forty years of his life: New England’s Puritan ethos, and the race problem of the South, which he called “the Gordian knot which the sword cannot cut” (p. 305). Sarmiento’s interpretation of the United States provided the paradigm for an historical vision which eventually...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 427–428.
Published: 01 August 1964
...Thelma Peters A History of the Bahamas . By Craton Michael . London , 1962 . Collins Clear-Type Press . Illustrations. Tables. Charts. Bibliography. Appendices. Index . Pp. 320 . Copyright 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 From the footsteps of colonizing Puritans...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 450–451.
Published: 01 August 1964
... of conclusions, written in April, 1937, has several brilliant paragraphs, notably those on pp. 282-283, developing parallels between the early phases of the Puritan, Jacobin, and Bolshevik revolutions and the first months of the Spanish War. On the whole, however, the diary observations are much more valuable...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (4): 582–583.
Published: 01 November 1962
... of misunderstanding, hatred, and imperialistic greed. The author belabors Samuel Sewall’s and Cotton Mather’s pitiful, ludicrous, and utterly insignificant enterprise for converting Spanish Catholic America to New England Puritanism through the instrumentality of Mather’s Body of the Protestant Religion written...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (4): 696–697.
Published: 01 November 1994
... Mediterranean culture, which created a two-morality society of private, ethical, and religious life centered on the family and a Homo politicus of self-aggrandizement and Machiavellian method. He contrasts this with North American one-morality society, whose Puritan heritage established a single moral...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 393–444.
Published: 01 August 1994
... It was convinced of the truth of evolution, biological and social. 128 Its viewpoint was sometimes Social Darwinian and racist. 129 It was also morally austere, prone to temperance and Puritanism (like its Spanish and French counterparts). 130 It possessed considerable faith in book learning and the power...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (3): 488–490.
Published: 01 August 1990
... of these are interesting, it would have been better to organize them within a thematic or chronological framework that would lend coherence to the whole. Instead, one is left wondering how the development of cinema in the 1950s relates to the history of a society long marked by conservative, puritanical social mores...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (4): 742–743.
Published: 01 November 2003
...,” like the Israelites or the puritans. Independence Day festivities, and the sermons they entailed, were filled with messages that linked Carrera’s government, the “chosen” Guatemalan people, and God’s will. While this particular alliance between church and state did not survive beyond Carrera’s death...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (4): 774–776.
Published: 01 November 1970
...” and “avaricious, unmitigated scoundrel” are fair samples of the epithets that posterity has pinned on that seventeenth-century Roman Catholic-turned-Puritan clergyman and writer, Thomas Gage. Such distaste for him is understandable. He seems to have been an inveterate deserter and betrayer, and the mealy-mouthed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (2): 385–386.
Published: 01 May 1986
..., more powerful players (viceroys, oidores, visitadores, and such) take the stage. Arbitrismo , the reforms applied by vigorous, puritanical officials from Spain, met Peruvian resistance. The politics consisted of metropolitan measures to root out corruption and collect more revenue (for Conde Duque de...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 191–192.
Published: 01 February 2010
... social reformer converted to brutal treatment of his workers, the man who wanted to impose on his Amazonian employees a diet of soybeans for breakfast and puritanical sexual practices, and consequently faced rebellion and mutiny; who tried to speed up nature itself in his exploitation of the rubber...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 371–372.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... But for scholars interested in the history of family, sexuality, and especially divorce in Latin America, this book has much to offer. Intimidad, divorcio y nueva moral continues to chart the liberal challenges to what Barrán calls the “puritanical” views of the old Catholic patriarchal model during the late...