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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2003) 83 (2): 345–354.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Dan Hazen 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Archival Research and the Program for Latin American Libraries and Archives Dan Hazen The Program for Latin American Libraries and Archives, based at Harvard University, has, since 1996, awarded more than one hundred small grants to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 1–35.
Published: 01 February 2015
... three decades tremendous violence, instability, and public controversy. Yet historians are just starting to seriously research the topic. Psychoactive drugs, broadly conceived, have been central in Latin American history from pre-Columbian times to the present; this piece offers a long-term...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2000) 80 (2): 225–266.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Steven C. Topik 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 HAHR 80.2_03.topik.JO 4/13/00 4:45 PM Page 225 Coffee Anyone? Recent Research on Latin American Coffee Societies Steven C. Topik The recent explosion of the popularity of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 445–468.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Steven Palmer The paper reassesses the model of scientific success on the periphery advanced in Nancy Leys Stepan's analysis of the Oswaldo Cruz Institute in Beginnings of Brazilian Science by looking at a comparable, though ultimately less successful, bacteriological research facility in Havana...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 February 2011
... historical contingencies of reproductive labor with particular attention to the specificities of social relations, the impact of modernization and industrialization, and the role of policy makers and state agencies. These studies underscore the challenges of defining and researching this understudied area of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 February 2016
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 455–486.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Stefan Pohl-Valero In Colombia early in the twentieth century, a field of research began to take shape that looked at work and the physiology of diet, centered on the analogy of the human body as a heat engine that transforms energy. Starting with the energy unit of calories, foods were translated...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 213–244.
Published: 01 May 2012
... create, consume, and contest them. Over the last decade, the maps themselves have become increasingly accessible, as important research libraries and archives digitize their holdings. Yet these graphic texts are not yet staples of college curricula or documentary readers. This essay provides a brief...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2012) 92 (4): 703–736.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Paulo Drinot Recent research has reminded us of the centrality of anti-Communism to the politics of the Cold War in Latin America. This article focuses on a form of anti-Communism that I call creole anti-Communism, which predated the Cold War and was not imposed from abroad or indeed from above. In...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 247–273.
Published: 01 May 2019
... project. This article argues that the dominant vision of Argentina as a white nation was built on not only transatlantic immigration but also Asian exclusion. Drawing on archival research in Buenos Aires and London, it casts new light on both Argentine nationalism and the language of racial hierarchies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 29–61.
Published: 01 February 2017
... criminal cases, indigenous, casta, and even creole witnesses and suspects required interpreters to translate their statements. This article builds on earlier research into indigenous-language documentation but shifts its emphasis to mundane genres produced by non-Mayas, demonstrating that the linguistic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 97–128.
Published: 01 February 2011
... Bordoy—and countless other domestic pairs—were (and continue to be) more maternalistic in nature. Her research suggests that middle-class or elite women, as opposed to their male partners, have often taken the lead in negotiating the affective terms of these relationships as well as the work to be done...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2009) 89 (3): 435–470.
Published: 01 August 2009
... population to improve the Brazilian nation. Analysis of a broad range of archival and published primary sources reveals the gradual racialization of the DGE's institutional definition of “progress.” The study contributes to a growing body of research that examines how racial thought influenced the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 391–408.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Simone Petraglia Kropf; Gilberto Hochman This article analyzes the ways in which the book Beginnings of Brazilian Science : Oswaldo Cruz, Medical Research and Policy, 1890 – 1920 , published by Nancy Leys Stepan in 1976, has been received in the debates on science and the history of science in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2011) 91 (3): 503–527.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Americas, the authors focus on a range of subjects that have substantially engaged contemporary historians while opening up still more research avenues. These include the health of diverse populations; new perspectives on religion and on women's health; the historicizing of health systems, health politics...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 75–108.
Published: 01 February 2010
...—concepts that researchers have identified as key in Peronist ideology—through a new focus on food. An increase in per capita beef consumption, beyond serving as a symbol of popular well-being, undermined the images of Argentina as an export economy subservient to foreign capitalism. By favoring internal...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2010) 90 (2): 283–318.
Published: 01 May 2010
... credibility to practices which, as recent research has shown, many of them had adopted on allegedly therapeutic grounds. Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Depopulation, Fascism, and Eugenics in 1930s Argentina Andrés H. Reggiani In August 1941 Lord Winterton asked the Argentine...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 63–94.
Published: 01 February 2017
... his superiors. Officials from the diocese began to gather witness depositions on May 5, 1890—only five days before the vicar-general handed down his decision. 83 Ecclesial justifications for the dissolution had likely already been formulated, researched, and perhaps even drafted before the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 95–129.
Published: 01 February 2017
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 387–421.
Published: 01 August 2017