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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 336–338.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Jessaca B. Leinaweaver Somebody’s Children: The Politics of Transracial and Transnational Adoption . By Briggs Laura . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 360 pp. Paper , $25.95 . Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (4): 729–730.
Published: 01 November 1982
... of Velasquismo. The third, an appendix added as something of an afterthought, discusses the politics of oil in Ecuador. Velasquismo illustrates a Latin American proposition, albeit exaggerated, that “every ‘ism’ is a somebodyism.” The “somebody” of Velasquismo was Dr. José María Velasco Ibarra, whose...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (1): 196–197.
Published: 01 February 1984
... determining element in history is the production and reproduction of real life…. Hence if somebody twists this into saying that the economic element is the only determining one, he transforms that proposition into a meaningless, abstract, senseless phrase.” Wolf’s work strays dangerously in that direction. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 233.
Published: 01 May 1964
... in order to bear fruit, or to “be somebody.” Face to face with chaos, we need to find a balance within the world, and yet become reconciled to change. The two sexes, hero twins, sky and earth, coast and hill country, the sharp edge separating life and death, all give this thought a dualistic aspect...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (3): 599–600.
Published: 01 August 1989
..., loans, jobs, or help with the city bureaucracy. In return, patrons received the services and esteem of their clients—the patrons got to look, act, and feel like somebody important. Neighborhood bosses served as the link to the urban machine, which in turn could be linked to populist presidential...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (4): 799–801.
Published: 01 November 2002
... the needs of a growing society and people were, in fact, conducted by a number of procurers, renters, agregados (those who lived by favor in somebody else’s house or land), and possibly a whole lot of squatters. Although he mentions the existence of such characters, emphasizing the strenuous situations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (4): 633–655.
Published: 01 November 1985
... them in St. Louis than it is at the Vatican. We have imposed certain limitations, which are very sensible. We are not to publish something without the Vatican’s knowing about it, because somebody may be working at the Vatican on a book—and, well, someone here might beat him into print. So we have...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (1): 3–39.
Published: 01 February 2009
... or simply ignores . . . A city whose inhabitants call themselves blacks or browns ; whose hymn is a song by James Brown . . . ; whose bible is [the film] Wattstax , the negro counterpart to Woodstock ; whose language incorporates words like brother and white . . . ; whose motto is I am somebody...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (3): 431–447.
Published: 01 August 1983
... not buy it, it disappeared. Of course, I told him that we still couldn’t afford to buy materials that I knew were taken out of a public archive. If we started doing that, there would be somebody camping on our doorstep every day trying to sell us stolen materials. But in the case of material that we know...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 747–767.
Published: 01 November 2013
... City: Developmentalism, Strategic Power, and Industrial Relations in Volta Redonda, 1941 1964, by Oliver J. Dinius, 500 Brenneman, Robert, Homies and Hermanos: God and Gangs in Central America, 150 Briggs, Laura (R), 151 Briggs, Laura, Somebody s Children: The Politics of Transracial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (2): 249–258.
Published: 01 May 2016
... offer an opportunity to “become somebody.” 7 As one artist told Pereira, “In the spot where I wash cars I'm just anybody. Nobody concerns themselves with me, and I don't concern myself with anyone . . . but when the audience applauds I feel my head ‘flip,’ it seems like I'm someone else, like I'm...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (3): 459–492.
Published: 01 August 2015
... life. Somebody wielded a camera and maneuvered to get a frontal image of the priest. The resulting photo could be used to identify him. It could be shown to workers and others. They were spectators. He was the unwilling object of their gaze. His authority was being displaced. They had authorized...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (2): 247–283.
Published: 01 May 2008
... idea of history — one might say, came to non-European peoples in the nineteenth century as somebody’s way of saying ‘not yet’ to somebody else.” 14 This critique of historicism as a modern discourse of colonial developmentalism in a “history of ” mode may be seen to apply to certain aspects...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 73–107.
Published: 01 February 2016
...” that “came to non-European peoples in the nineteenth century as somebody's way of saying ‘not yet’ to somebody else” is particularly germane. 29 In Chakrabarty's India, colonial state officials justified postponing self-governance on the grounds that Indians were not yet civilized enough to rule...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 35–75.
Published: 01 February 2014
... on studying and you would’ve finished college and . . . you’d have a degree and you’d be SOMEBODY and . . . ’’ 32 At that point she is interrupted by her mother’s frustrated sobbing. Mafalda’s harsh logic (which at that time was being identified by psychological theory as typical of children) exposed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (4): 715–731.
Published: 01 November 1989
... encampments and on and on, necessarily fades just a bit. It would even be necessary to know what we are talking about when we mention the gaucho. Do we mean someone who lives without working, or somebody who merely seeks certain working alternatives to employment in the estancias? In any case...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 November 2011
... opportunity? Did full-bloodedness outweigh ill social repute? Could racial mixture disqualify somebody with an impeccable religious heritage? A unique controversy from eighteenth-century Oaxaca placed the various versions of purity in direct competition with one another. Specifically, in the following...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 71–102.
Published: 01 February 2015
..., the celebrated trafficker never paid him and would not have had to, because “the person deserved it [for being] a friend, a relative, somebody always involved in vallenato music, a great host of vallenato bands, a folklore fan [ folclorista ] to death, a great person.” 80 The song became one of the biggest...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 503–535.
Published: 01 August 2000
..., when the eighty-seven year-old Ponciano Roldán narrated his version of the assassination of Chacho, he ended by saying “and somebody wrote a few verses for the death of Don Vicente Peñaloza.” 43 Providing more details, the song complemented Roldán’s explanation of the assassination of the caudillo...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 489–522.
Published: 01 August 2010
... before a judge could fine somebody more than 10 pesos. 84 Garcia had pointed out that the court secretaría had not been in the courtroom at the time in question but rather was teaching classes at the university. The Superior Court found that, without the secretaría to serve as a witness, Osio could...
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