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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Kevin A. Young Oil and Nation: A History of Bolivia's Petroleum Sector . By Cote Stephen C. . Energy and Society . Morgantown : West Virginia University Press , 2016 . Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxiii, 200 pp. Paper , $26.99 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): 253–283.
Published: 01 May 2009
...'s, mainly because the economic situation was not dire and the Treasury was able to finance its deficits through foreign debts due to the good performance of Argentine external sector. Nonetheless, Molina's proposal was passed by the Chamber of Deputies and therefore it could have been the first...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 71–102.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Lina Britto Abstract This essay, based in large part on local oral history, uncovers the lived experience of the rural and urban popular sectors who participated in the 1970s marijuana boom along the northernmost section of the Colombian Caribbean coast. In particular, the piece narrates how the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 661–695.
Published: 01 November 2010
... complicates such a reading and considers the role that street protest played in expanding the meaning of democracy among urban popular sectors to include a more dynamic interplay of institutional and extrainstitutional, legal and illegal protest. It focuses on a weeks-long hijacking of public service vehicles...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 77–105.
Published: 01 February 2014
... musicians. Using data from the National Folkloric Survey of 1942, I explore the everyday music practices of popular sectors in different areas of the country and the challenge that these practices posed to elite definitions of popular music. Catalina Muñoz is Assistant Professor of History at the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 423–456.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Ana María Otero-Cleves Abstract This article examines the consumption of foreign machetes and, to a lesser extent, imported textiles by peasants, smallholders, and artisans in nineteenth-century Colombia to show that the popular sectors of society were the largest consumers of foreign goods and as...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 559–594.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Siempreviva had abandoned its journal and the public debate on women's emancipation. While La Siempreviva directed the Instituto Literario de Niñas in 1877–1879 and in 1886–1902, men from various social sectors publicly discussed multiple models of womanhood, ranging from the Catholic Marian ideal to the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 595–629.
Published: 01 November 2015
... to the federation, the Cuban medical class increasingly pushed for the radical expansion of the public medical sector. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 On the warm, rainy afternoon of September 27, 1933, one of the largest demonstrations in the history of the Cuban Republic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 39–72.
Published: 01 February 2016
... partnership contracts demonstrates that women comprised a significant and dynamic sector of the merchant community, despite legal and social barriers. More importantly, their business habits largely paralleled those of their male counterparts. These findings break from current scholarship that narrowly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2008) 88 (2): 173–209.
Published: 01 May 2008
... transfers of revenues. The crown barely controlled the system; yet it acted as the ultimate arbiter of a very flexible arrangement that effected the distribution of the fiscal burden across colonial regions and economic sectors. This setup explains the lack of serious challenges from within during three...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 569–570.
Published: 01 August 2017
... violence. Fiona Wilson draws on data from contemporaneous newspaper articles, official correspondence, and local interpretations of folklore, and from her interviews in Tarma in the 1970s and 1990s. She demonstrates how disillusionment within Tarma—especially among its progressive urban sectors—over the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 768–770.
Published: 01 November 2018
... policy included the degree to which industrialization should be prioritized over agricultural sectors, the importance (and desirability) of attracting greater foreign investment, and the appropriate role of the federal government—versus the private, corporate sector—in spurring economic growth. The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 206–207.
Published: 01 February 2019
... leftists demanded redistribution of wealth and social justice. According to the author, the resource nationalism of the popular sectors was able to force the MNR to accept land reform and mine nationalization. The “empire” of the subtitle refers to the US aid and diplomacy, which, with the support of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2002) 82 (4): 685–718.
Published: 01 November 2002
.... Menos sesgado resulta un enfoque que acepta (1) alguna interacción—mútuamente beneficiosa y con externali- dades positivas—entre el estado y sectores potencialmente influyentes de la sociedad civil y (2) una mínima racionalidad instrumental y cierta eficacia al identificar y perseguir sus objetivos por...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2007) 87 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2007
... steady progress and prosperity. Alonso, through an explication of the continu- ing vigor of the partisan press, as well as the different visions of government, political legitimacy, and progress articulated in these dailies, casts doubt on the vaunted homogeneity of the political sector in this...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 514–515.
Published: 01 August 2014
... understanding of why certain sectors of the workforce succeed or not in pressing workplace demands in given historical moments, the nature of political power in Mexico, and how these are based in women's work and in community, social, and political engagement. Fowler-Salamini enters into and diverges from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 528–530.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Argentina because of the country's unique history of state involvement in the petroleum sector, which made wholesale privatization as part of recent neoliberal reforms particularly jarring. She focuses on two geographical areas for her ethnography: the northern oil camps of Patagonia and a shantytown in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 377–379.
Published: 01 May 2015
....” Chapter 5, on the financial sector, is also good, because it explains succinctly how small the sector is compared with other Latin American countries and how falling oil revenues resulted in higher interest rates due to increased borrowing by the government, at the same time restricting private sector...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 773–775.
Published: 01 November 2018
... climate, which hampered productivity in the sector that employed over 90 percent of the population. At the same time, Mexico's lack of navigable rivers, its poor natural harbors on the coasts, and its mountainous terrain meant that transportation costs were much higher. The United States, with much more...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 February 2019
... improved fiscal and institutional health—and when it dismantles clientelism. Herrera's account helpfully reminds us that neoliberal-era water sector reforms were not always aimed at privatization. Both privatization schemes and reform efforts maintaining public service attempted to shift the financial...