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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 534–535.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Susan Elizabeth Ramírez Ritual Violence in the Ancient Andes: Reconstructing Sacrifice on the North Coast of Peru . Edited by Klaus Haagen D. and Toyne J. Marla . William and Bettye Nowlin Series in Art, History, and Culture of the Western Hemisphere . Austin : University of Texas...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2006) 86 (1): 140–142.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Robert Carmack Rabina Achi: A Mayan Drama of War and Sacrifice . Translated and annotated by dennis tedlock. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. x, 361 pp. Cloth, $35.00. 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Book Reviews...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2009) 89 (1): 73–109.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Lillian Guerra Copyright 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 “To condemn the Revolution is to condemn Christ”: Radicalization, Moral Redemption, and the Sacrifice of Civil Society in Cuba, 1960 Lillian Guerra Regardless of how one interprets the Cuban Revolution or its legacies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 527–529.
Published: 01 August 2010
... moment or theme in Díaz’s text — from the issues surrounding “human sacrifice” to Cortés cutting a cross into a ceiba tree. There is also an essay by Karen Vieira Powers. Fourth, a relatively minor feature, but one that students in my class much appreci- ated, is the inclusion of five maps from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 303–330.
Published: 01 May 2012
... ” (mother of Brazilians), her embodiment of the female virtues of tenderness, caring, and self-sacrifice made her the perfect exemplar of the patricias’ movement and of delicate citizenship. Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Patrícias, Patriarchy, and Popular Demobilization: Gender and Elite...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 192–193.
Published: 01 February 2015
..., overwhelmingly endure extreme personal sacrifice in order to maximize their support for the children they left at home. Furthermore, men frequently have access to greater employment opportunity and higher wages in the United States than do women. Gender, she concludes, must be a key analytical category for...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 390–391.
Published: 01 May 2019
... soldiers' heroism, honor, and sacrifices. Theirs is a casting that explicitly rejects the truth commission's conclusions that the armed forces perpetrated systematic human rights abuses between 1980 and 2000 and that state forces were responsible for approximately one-third of the deaths during the years...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 346–348.
Published: 01 May 2015
... truisms that in fact are highly misleading. For example: “Although some scholars have claimed that Aztec warfare was a purely ritual practice for the objective of capturing enemies for sacrifice … this assertion has been shown to be both overstated and too simplistic” (p. 6). Similarly, for the Andean...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 124–126.
Published: 01 February 2018
... narrative contexts and the sixteenth century when they were discovered. He observes that while Aztec sculpture was being destroyed or buried for depicting demonic idols, pagan classical works were being reclassified as art. Cecelia F. Klein focuses on how accounts of human sacrifice among the Aztecs were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2007) 87 (2): v–vi.
Published: 01 May 2007
... State University in 2006. Her research focuses on the cultural reconstruction of the Timucua, an extinct group of mission Indians of Spanish Florida. Currently, she is working on an article-length study of interconnections between death, blood sacrifice, and the third gender among the Timucua. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 337–339.
Published: 01 May 2017
...; in another, he proposes that the paired companions in some tombs may enact the role of the Hero Twins, who bring the principal interred individual back to life as the Maize God. Scherer makes good use of the imagery on Maya ceramics, where human sacrifice appears more frequently than on monuments or...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 152–154.
Published: 01 February 2018
... the country. Yet Bawden states that US influence was not the main factor. The officers drew their own lessons from world conflicts and the perceived political standstill at home. Hierarchy, unity, and sacrifice for the patria were seen as values that make soldiers superior to civilians. At the same...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 February 2018
... challenge patriarchal customs. She used the pen name Jiménez Sastre for her racier melodramas. Oftentimes she presented brief programs that focused on self-sacrifice, duty, and domesticity, echoing the media climate of early Peronism. Ehrick concludes that Cascallar was “savvy about what her public wanted...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 337–338.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., including the world tree in Yucatan and the ball game in Guatemala. The world tree, seen ubiquitously throughout Maya sites, codices, and the colonial Books of Chilam Balam, becomes intimately connected to the birth and rebirth of the world and the sacrifice necessary in achieving such. Christenson posits...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 553–555.
Published: 01 August 2017
... injustice that can be seen as a global human rights agenda. And he describes the future Cuba that Martí envisioned as a divine entity, a “God- patria ” based on a commitment to the welfare of all. García de la Torre sees this “divine nation-state” (his wording) as one where sacrifice and duty joined with...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 721–723.
Published: 01 November 2017
... that Cubans did not have the “moral authority to speak as Cubans” or act as their representatives if they did not side with la patria. If individuals did not reduce “to ashes all their worldly belongings” alongside the sacrifice of their family and their position on the altar of nation, they were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 February 2016
... upon the ritual and ideology of human sacrifice. “Violence, and the threat of its use, was endemic in Indo-Mexico” (p. 68). In the face of foreign invasion, “the worldview of the Aztecs began to unravel” (p. 108); “their worldview appeared incapable of placing events, real or imagined, in a useful...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 538–539.
Published: 01 August 2015
... in the way that their spokespersons framed expressions of moral outrage (in James Scott's sense of this idea) when facing the dispossession promoted by liberal property laws; they adopted a language of rights that stressed patriotic sacrifice in war as well as past possession of lands and colonial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 723–724.
Published: 01 November 2015
... their campaign of terror, the Argentine military seemed willing to sacrifice close relations with the United States. And notwithstanding the military government's professed crusade against international communism, they took advantage of Carter's grain embargo on the Soviet Union by expanding Argentine...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 153–155.
Published: 01 February 2017
... of Sahagún's work deserves special comment, as it is both masterful and enthralling. And this has to be one of the most enlightening and satisfying discussions of Nahua human sacrifice currently in print. The book then takes on—through the lens of dance—one of the more controversial episodes in the...