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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (2): 357–359.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Adrian Masters Andean Cosmopolitans: Seeking Justice and Reward at the Spanish Royal Court . By José Carlos de la Puente Luna . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2018 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 345 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 651–678.
Published: 01 November 2023
... of homosexuality. 25 Sexological literature defined the passive pederast as a male person (based on genitals) whose desire to be sexually penetrated was inextricably intertwined with a feminine identity. Historians seeking the genealogy of trans before the terms transexual and transgender were invented thus...
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Published: 01 May 2006
Figure 2 The Ecclesiastical Sources and Historical Research on the African Diaspora in Brazil and Cuba project seeks to preserve and disseminate slave records from the circum-Caribbean. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (2): 203–235.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of government or “national peak.” While there is a significant historiography on the Revolution of 1814–15, it has been largely overlooked in several key Latin American independence syntheses. This essay therefore also seeks to restore the movement to the center of wider historiographic debates on Latin...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (3): 391–408.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., with a broader policy debate in Brazil and Spanish America on the particular features of science, and of the history of science, in the so-called developing countries. We also seek to show the extent to which some of the questions posed in The Beginnings of Brazilian Science are still richly relevant to academic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 71–102.
Published: 01 February 2015
... music. That process helped marimberos to open space for themselves in regional society and to turn vallenato into a supreme expression of Colombian popular culture. This essay examines that cultural-political process while seeking to explain why the marimberos' role in vallenato's history has been...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 391–422.
Published: 01 August 2010
... that created a means, or space, to push vindictive patterns of violence into more vindictive directions. Violence was not of a piece, a constant display of carnage. The essay accordingly seeks to illustrate the varieties of uses of political violence and its changes over time, from the first crises...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 423–454.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Karen Racine Abstract This essay argues that Great Britain provided the strongest and most relevant contemporary model for the Spanish American independence leaders. Over the course of two eventful decades, 1808 to 1826, over 70 patriot leaders made the long and difficult journey to London to seek...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 547–583.
Published: 01 November 2013
... that privilege the influence of foreign models in their formation, highlighting instead factors internal to Chile and seeking a more complete understanding of the dictatorship’s actions in regard to the secretariats. This analysis portrays the Chilean secretariats as different from their counterparts in other...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (2): 245–267.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., concerns over the future of labor organizing, and efforts to seek social justice. Drawing on the work of Paulo Freire in Pedagogy of the Oppressed , students in the seminars engage in praxis and work to deconstruct four interrelated and seemingly fixed binaries: structure and agency, theory and practice...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (3): 459–492.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Kevin Coleman Abstract Drawing on photographs of the 1954 banana workers' strike in Honduras, this article seeks to demonstrate the potential of the visual archive for recovering the historical agency of the working class. Photos from the archive of a studio photographer named Rafael Platero Paz...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 283–318.
Published: 01 May 2010
... state archives, the essay seeks to revise conventional “neo-Lamarckian” explanations about Latin America’s (and Argentina’s) alleged immunity to negative eugenics. By examining the activities of the Asociación de Biotipología, the debates of the Second Pan-American Conference on Eugenics...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (1): 101–132.
Published: 01 February 2021
... of some of Brazil's most important figures, and for nearly a century it has attained a mythic status in folklore and political history. Seeking to both explain and intervene in this legend, I argue that the myth of the Prestes Column emerged from and remained tethered to the stigmatized image...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (4): 669–710.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the early 1900s to the present, reflected and reproduced ideas about degraded and disappearing blackness, and triumphant whiteness, in Argentina. Reading these racial stories alongside information about Raúl's life gleaned from archival sources, the article not only seeks to highlight the power...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 517–548.
Published: 01 August 2016
... seeking justice in Spanish courts, native judges and litigants—in conflict and alliance with Spanish civil and ecclesiastical officials—engaged in a spiraling process of translation that vernacularized colonial criminal justice. By putting the histories of Christian translation and of law and empire...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (3): 538–540.
Published: 01 August 1982
... actively promotes the cultural patterns of Christianity is that it finds in them symbols which can be used to mobilize national feeling without disturbing public order. Dead religious symbols are highly antisubversive. So the national security system seeks a fixed, passive, archaic Christianity” (p. 107...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 354–355.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., development, identity, and networks (the six main chapter titles). It was well worth waiting for. Escobar grounds his discussion of theory in the lived realities of Colombia’s Pacific coastal region and the Afro-Colombian social movements there that seek to protect territories, livelihoods (and indeed lives...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (4): 763–764.
Published: 01 November 2003
... political figures have taken power in countries such as Venezuela and Brazil—Eakin’s analysis of a successful state-driven program of industrialization suddenly takes on a special relevance for those seeking to solve Latin America’s most recent economic crisis or to understand the failure of the latest...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 565–567.
Published: 01 August 2016
... chapters, each dealing with a different moment in the historical evolution of criollo mentalities. Through these chapters she seeks to illustrate how criollo subjectivity, while undergoing shifts in emphasis, maintained the core dynamic of inclusion/exclusion of indigenous peoples. She uses...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (4): 693–695.
Published: 01 November 2009
... with an Iberian tradition dating back to the Siete Partidas. This strategy hardly resolved the inherent contradiction driving royal policy in the Indies — that the commonweal depended on compulsory labor and tribute from the very population seeking shelter — but it did allow Indians to use the law to carve out...