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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2004) 84 (2): 337–340.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra Romans in a New World: Classical Models in Sixteenth-Century Spanish America. By david a. lupher. History, Languages, and Cultures of the Spanish and Portuguese Worlds. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press,2003. Notes. Index. Bibliography. iv, 440 pp. Cloth, $59.50...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 February 2012
...José Antonio Sánchez Román Historia económica de la Argentina en el siglo XIX . By Hora Roy . Buenos Aires : Siglo Veintiuno , 2010 . Illustrations. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. 269 pp. Paper . Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Book Reviews General and Sources...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 631–657.
Published: 01 November 2015
... rebellion against the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Ayacucho. Taking advantage of Peru's changing social and political landscape, as well as a vocational crisis within the church, Chuschinos ultimately succeeded in ousting the church from the community, thus contributing to the Catholic Church's final...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 63–94.
Published: 01 February 2017
... highlights transformations in church governance, popular devotion, and racial politics in late nineteenth-century Brazil. The article documents the local impact of Romanization (ca. 1850–1960), the effort by papal authorities and Catholic Church officials in Brazil to create greater conformity in ritual and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): v.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Democracy (Cambridge University Press, 2006). josé antonio sánchez román is Assistant Professor at Complutense Uni- versity of Madrid. His first book, La dulce crisis: Estado, empresarios e industria azucarera en Tucumán, Argentina (1853–1914), published in 2005, was awarded the Nuestra América...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 124–126.
Published: 01 February 2018
... in conjunction with the exhibition The Aztec Pantheon and the Art of Empire , brought together a range of specialists who examined the arts and material cultures of the Romans, Spanish, and Aztecs. Questions concerning imperial organization, expansion, worldview, and social identity, including the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): 207–208.
Published: 01 May 2009
... revised as a result. Accord- ing to Adamovsky, it is only after the 1920s that the UCR discursively referred to the middle class, a social group that it helped to constitute as much as it represented. José Antonio Sánchez Román’s study of tax reform in Argentina offers another revisionist...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 729–730.
Published: 01 November 2014
... thematically organized: chapters on law, enslavement and slave markets, the lives of enslaved peoples, labor, and manumission all move quickly from the Roman and Visigothic periods into Islamic al-Andalus and then concentrate on the variety of experiences across the Christian kingdoms. After tracing larger...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 February 2016
... , $55.00 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 This study provides a useful synthesis of scholarship on Roman Catholic Church institutions, policies, and values in relation to women in colonial Brazil. Ambitious in scope, it considers the ways in which church authorities, over the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 February 2016
... common features of Latin countries, such as the linguistic legacies of the Roman Empire and Roman Catholicism, and includes among such countries France, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Romance-speaking Switzerland, Portugal, Romania, and several Latin American nations (especially Argentina, Mexico, Cuba, Brazil...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 302–304.
Published: 01 May 2018
... . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 Arndt Brendecke is a professor of early modern history at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München in Germany. He received his training in the history of the Holy Roman Empire but then shifted focus with his habilitation (second doctorate) to the Spanish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 February 2013
... history and literary history in a study of late imperial Roman ceremony. Initially unable to find teaching work, she worked as an editor, archivist, and librarian at the art publisher Phaidon Press. Her first academic job was at the University of Texas at Austin in 1979, where she taught...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): 253–283.
Published: 01 May 2009
... 2009 Economic Elites, Regional Cleavages, and the First Attempts at Introducing the Income Tax in Argentina José Antonio Sánchez Román In 1932, the Argentine Congress passed the first income tax law in the nation’s history. This was the beginning of a shift in the main sources of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 375–377.
Published: 01 May 2017
... republicanism from José de Acosta to Alexis de Tocqueville. This includes attention not only to discourses (in both Americas) about the compatibility of Roman Catholicism and republicanism but also to more contemporary debates about the possibility of Islam and democratic culture coexisting in one society. And...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 February 2016
... “the historical experience and the processes of both Europe and Indo-Mexico are reflected in the culture of modern Mexico” (p. 261). But that thesis is never developed in a way that seeks to shed new or revisionist light on the book's three foci in terms of place and time: the Aztec empire, Roman...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 156–158.
Published: 01 February 2016
... understand broad and relevant themes such as the relationships between language, discourse, and power; the relativity of the idea of authority; the literary parallelisms with poems of the Roman classical period and the Renaissance; and the poet's choice of including historical sources through the description...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 716–717.
Published: 01 November 2015
... European background. Fundamental were assumptions that rights could be either granted by formal donation (such as the Treaty of Tordesillas) or acquired through possession, a principle deriving from Roman law. Also debated extensively in Europe and discussed in the Americas were the rights of indigenous...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 366–368.
Published: 01 May 2016
... authority of the nineteenth-century Spanish Greco-Roman revival served to validate and rationalize officially sponsored socioracial hierarchies by visualizing and spatializing cultural identity, which at once included and excluded colonial subjects, fixing their relative positions in the urban order. This...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 371–373.
Published: 01 May 2016
... presented in 43 legal commentaries, published up to 1888, on the Brazilian criminal code of 1830 perceived the Brazilian state in Aristotelian terms—as an extended family. “Slavery provided the fundamental cause for the reemergence of Roman law at the time of the construction of the Brazilian imperial state...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 731–732.
Published: 01 November 2016
... past, Hamann points out that even she fell into that trap. Hamann demonstrates—through his meticulous attention to a wide range of Nebrijan texts—that the supposedly Zapotec categories of divination actually originated in a 1553 edition of Nebrija's Castilian-Latin dictionary. They were ancient Roman...