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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2006) 86 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 February 2006
...José C. Moya 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 A Continent of Immigrants: Postcolonial Shifts in the Western Hemisphere José C. Moya Latin Americans usually conceive the Western Hemisphere as a single con- tinent. Geographically, the notion is no more, or less, arbitrary than...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 129–162.
Published: 01 February 2011
... military coup. Under dictatorship, household worker activists kept a low profile until a new alliance with Chilean feminists reinvigorated their activism in the struggle against dictatorship. Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Shifting Solidarities: The Politics of Household Workers in...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2009) 89 (3): 435–470.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Geral de Estatística, worked to simultaneously measure and promote national progress from 1870 to 1920. The article documents a fundamental shift in this period in the DGE's vision of the qualities of the population essential for Brazil's progress as a nation. In the 1870s, the DGE saw educational...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 411–449.
Published: 01 August 2013
... “money whitens.” Findings for age and education may reflect a recent shift to multiculturalism. In addition, we find that white identification is predicted to change in response to the survey interviewer’s color, suggesting that choices about racial identification are relational. The work of historians...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2013) 93 (2): 171–203.
Published: 01 May 2013
... involuntary migrants were young men, most no doubt having departed from Luanda following misfortune in the wars that, with a good deal of Portuguese encouragement, wracked their homelands after 1575. Their migration experiences testify to a significant shift in the point of origin of Africans brought to...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 29–61.
Published: 01 February 2017
... criminal cases, indigenous, casta, and even creole witnesses and suspects required interpreters to translate their statements. This article builds on earlier research into indigenous-language documentation but shifts its emphasis to mundane genres produced by non-Mayas, demonstrating that the linguistic...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 559–594.
Published: 01 November 2015
... double shift. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 However, several studies note that an early feminist movement, along with publications directed by women, began to emerge starting in 1870 and drew to a close between 1904 and 1907. Women in several Mexican cities set pen to paper in...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2011) 91 (1): 97–128.
Published: 01 February 2011
... were in flux. Pite argues that to understand the tensions surrounding these changes, we must shift our framework and our terminology. While scholars of Latin America have tended to cast domestic work relationships as paternalistic, the bonds of power and affection between Doña Petrona and Juanita...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2012) 92 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 February 2012
... engineers struggled to fertilize the briny lands at a reasonable cost, many urban planners proposed lake conservation and afforestation over drainage and farming to secure urban prosperity. But the agricultural vision remained dominant. In the 1950s and ’60s, however, urbanization, the political shift away...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2019) 99 (3): 399–429.
Published: 01 August 2019
... America underwent between the 1640s and the 1650s. In these years, intra-American transimperial shipping displaced direct slave voyages from Africa to the Spanish Caribbean. By focusing on the elements that underpinned Portobelo's emergence, this essay shows how shifting transimperial connections affected...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 189–222.
Published: 01 May 2018
... José María Gutiérrez Estrada, the article uncovers a trio of collaborators, especially the young “printer citizen” Ignacio Cumplido, who undermined official efforts to consolidate state authority over political speech and deployed high-minded liberal principles as political strategy. By shifting focus...
in Working Silver for the World: Mining Labor and Popular Economy in Colonial Potosí > Hispanic American Historical Review
Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 1. The mita system in 1577–1578. This labor system drafted from 139 villages in 16 provinces. Men were distributed in three shifts. In each turn, they were assigned one week of work and two weeks of rest. This can be seen through the months from January to June. In the months from July to More
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 752–754.
Published: 01 November 2017
... historians has shifted the focus away from labor unions, political discourse, and intellectual genealogy and onto such topics as education, leisure, recreation, and consumption. In this new entry to the field, historian Ezequiel Adamovsky and musicologist Esteban Buch trace the origins and shifting meanings...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 540–541.
Published: 01 August 2015
... employed to judge whether the sick protected or threatened society through their behavior and self-care. Chapter 4 then shifts the focus away from patients to examine the emergence of tuberculosis as an issue of widespread public concern, tracing the disease's relationship to an expanding discourse on...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 February 2017
.... The discussion narrows in on specific documents but also maintains a central focus on the state's effort to establish meaningful state-level authority and jurisdiction vis-à-vis the federal and municipal governments ( ayuntamientos ). The author does an admirable job deciphering the significant shifts...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2010
... combination to reconstruct patterns of circulation and shifts in the meaning of objects. First, Marcia Stephenson recovers the history of bezoar stones, hardened secretions from the entrails of animals, which early modern Euro- peans believed to have medicinal properties, particularly as antidotes to poi...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 349–351.
Published: 01 May 2019
... otherwise ‘historiless’ landscape” (p. 33). Chapter 2, “‘Lo que hay en esta tierra,’” shifts to a consideration of itinerary and mapping information, crucial information for the relaciones , or reports, penned by each successive conquistador. As Carte observes, these forms were themselves undergoing marked...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 541–542.
Published: 01 August 2018
... regime. By situating the Confederate migration movement within multiple historical frames, Wahlstrom connects those proposing colonization with a broader shift in the late nineteenth century toward transnational economic and social networks. He sees Maury's plan as anticipating modernity and...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 180–181.
Published: 01 February 2019
... were implicated in a wave of kidnappings. Gradually, news coverage shifted from a celebration of the new modes of crime to the agony of victims and the denunciation of crime. This shift accompanied a shift in public opinion. Although the actual levels of crime remained relatively constant, there was a...
Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 336–337.
Published: 01 May 2018
... expansion of social programs that were based on solid economic and fiscal policies, which continued when Lula came to the presidency in 2003. While acknowledging the possibilities that ideology, conjunctural economic opportunities, interest group pressure, or Lula's personality might explain the noted shift...