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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 February 2013
... activities performed outside the mines by women. Some of this work involved the preparation and distribution of goods and foodstuffs and basic housekeeping at mining haciendas, and women’s engagement with small-scale trade, market activities, and the management of properties in the city. Indian women also...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 1–35.
Published: 01 February 2015
... transnationality and scale, the place of drugs in commodity studies, and the social constructivist approach to drug meanings and effects — the special issue editors introduce three exemplary new essays on the history of drugs in Latin America. These issues are certainly topical, but we argue that drugs, broadly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 29–62.
Published: 01 February 2011
... in turn shaped the fate of children. Ultimately, the analysis suggests that domestic and reproductive labor was a resource allocated not just at the level of the individual household but on a societal scale across social groups. Circulating through households of different class statuses and across...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 91–122.
Published: 01 February 2019
... repression of sexual content in the media during the dictatorship and examines the destape as a large-scale media phenomenon that amplified sexual explicitness to a historically unrivaled degree. The essay demonstrates that for most Argentines the destape was a metaphor for democracy, freedom, modernity...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2010
... systematically, as bezoars’ place in intercultural conflict endowed the stones with material power that translated to exchange value on a transatlantic scale. Ana María Presta’s article on indigenous women’s clothing in the late sixteenth-century Andes also focuses on objects in motion and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 382–384.
Published: 01 May 2015
... competitions and for the sexual work of transformistas. The body is the central problem of the third part. The author is in her element when dealing with complex matters related to sexuality, race, class, mass media, and entertainment. In this book Ochoa gathers several different and distinctive scales of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 343–345.
Published: 01 May 2014
... relies on an almost religious commitment to capitalist markets in order to preserve pro-growth models of development. At the core of this project lies the extraction of hydrocarbons on an increasingly massive scale, a process that both feeds global consumption and ensures the continued flow of profit...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 348–349.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Anglo settlers rapidly dispossessed native peoples and decimated the island in their quest for phosphates to fertilize the nearby colonies of Australia and New Zealand. Geopolitical battles and dynamic ocean environments drove large-scale changes in Pacific land- and seascapes in enduring ways...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 549–551.
Published: 01 August 2015
... reason why the editors call the extraction boom that started in the 1990s a “super cycle,” what others call mega-mining. The territorial scale of mining projects is staggering, as open pit mines tear holes in the ground the size of villages. There are theoretical and empirical changes, also, that make...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 373–374.
Published: 01 May 2016
... indigenous uprisings (again, unlike Yucatan). Ethnic mosaics in Tabasco made cooperation difficult across regions. So uprisings and rebellions remained small-scale, involving dozens or hundreds of men. Almost any hacendado could organize a rebellion. Rugeley sets the scene early in the book with...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 February 2019
... possibilities for such translatability from the other end of the spectrum: at Cerén, the presence within a small village of valuable materials like jade and specialized ritual practices points toward a scaled continuum of lived experiences—at least in some realms—between different socioeconomic groups in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 May 2019
... pages long!). But these are the book's greatest contribution: an in-depth examination of what makes a city, conducted at multiple scales and incorporating all kinds of available evidence. Chapter 3 highlights the information gained by focusing archaeological excavations beyond the monumental center. An...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 331–333.
Published: 01 May 2017
... University Press 2017 In this book, Ricardo Salvatore quarries the history of knowledge; his scale is hemispheric. Disciplinary Conquest is about how five American scholars managed to prevail over—to “conquer”—fields of research in South America. The case studies are the historian Clarence H. Haring...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 337–339.
Published: 01 May 2017
... scaled-down attire that matches his lord, and there are others in which sajals sing or dance. The courtier titles not isolated for discussion in this book, including anahb , would benefit from tabulation. Despite the University of Oklahoma Press's indifferent printing of black-and-white photographs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2000) 80 (2): 225–266.
Published: 01 May 2000
... before Spanish America planted arabica on any scale. Even in Brazil, the developmen- tal discourse was rather limited in the nineteenth century; for most of the cen- tury members of the ruling class and scholars (who tended to overlap) believed that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2000) 80 (3): 463–502.
Published: 01 August 2000
... small-scale growers (poquiteros), whose initiative and labor helped to give rise to the industry in the late nineteenth century. The pioneering research carried out by Charles Kepner and Jay Soothill discussed the relationship between “independent...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2006) 86 (4): 681–706.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Mexico.10 After 1924, when Carrillo and his Grupo 13 presented a concert of modernist music based entirely on a microtonal scale based on 1/16ths of a tone, he and his followers proposed that such alternative temperaments, or tunings, were a “natural” system that, according to the evolutionary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 211–218.
Published: 01 May 2008
... century. The debates have deepened as a result of a full-scale research campaign to reevaluate the history of taxes, credit, and debt under the French absolute monarchy, and there now exists a broad range of studies that reveal the extraordinary complexity of ancien régime finance.2 So far...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 389–390.
Published: 01 August 2010
... surveys the local dynamics of violence on a conti- nental scale, arguing that the “break in sovereignty” occasioned by Napoleon’s invasion of Spain “altered the practice of political violence” in consequential ways. “Enforcements that were once seen as the rites of natural justice [came] to be seen...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 763–764.
Published: 01 November 2016
... and built during the military regime of Marcos Pérez Jiménez as part of its large-scale modernization plans, the vast arrangement of building blocks was named 2 de Diciembre in honor of the president's fraudulent electoral victory in 1952. The bulldozed hills of Caracas were to give shelter to the...