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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (2): 306–307.
Published: 01 May 1972
... the 1920s mass migration once again took place to Mexico and Paraguay. Copyright 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 They Sought a Country: Mennonite Colonization in Mexico . By Sawatzky Harry Leonard . Foreword by Sauer Carl . Berkeley, California , 1971 . University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 445–480.
Published: 01 August 2016
... known as Charrúas and Minuanes appropriated imperial border-making efforts for their own purposes. As royal officials sought to materialize a border in lands that they did not effectively control, they solicited native agents' support. In response, Charrúas and Minuanes took up arms, crisscrossed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 November 2011
... arena of early modern America, so different from the late medieval Iberia that gave rise to the discourse, necessarily destabilized and complicated limpieza’s meanings and modes of expression. This article explores a variety of ways by which indigenous elites in late colonial Mexico sought to take...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 463–492.
Published: 01 August 2020
... has made virtually no mention of pre-1959 policies, many aspects of post-1959 slum clearance grew directly from earlier initiatives. These policies were shaped by two overlapping types of disputes: those about property, and those about poverty. Over time, officials sought to neutralize activism around...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 269–297.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Ellen D. Tillman Abstract In the early 1900s, the US government experimented with what they saw as a progressive style of influence in the Dominican Republic. While the Roosevelt and Taft administrations sought alternatives to armed intervention, US officers serving as diplomats pushed for more...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (2): 319–353.
Published: 01 May 2016
... the principles of the revolution. Although the Christian idioms presented by the prosecution support recent scholarly arguments regarding deist tendencies within revolutionary ideologies, this article points out that the government's emphasis on its spiritual conviction sought to bolster the claim...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 215–245.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and image. Through antiquity and the control of its remains, Porfirian elites sought to present Mexico as a modern, scientific, and sovereign nation with a sophisticated, ancient past. They based the government’s right to the artifacts on arguments that rested on appeals to nation and science. This article...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 621–657.
Published: 01 November 2013
... intermediaries between popular subjects and the imperial state. Moral indebtedness was one racialized means by which various constituencies sought to craft or accommodate (in the case of authorities) a more inclusive political project that did not contradict the basis of imperial rule—even though it did alter...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (2): 237–269.
Published: 01 May 2014
... into Latin American state formation by focusing attention on the political and economic interests served or undermined by these two systems of administration. In Venezuela, advocates of fiscal modernity sought to enact this transition to modernize the economy and to maximize revenue in support of state...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (2): 297–325.
Published: 01 May 2017
... of the struggle against capitalism. These activists were highly critical of anticapitalist politics as it existed in Argentina at the time, but they also actively sought to become allies of the expanding New Left during the period. Eventually, however, the 1976–1983 military dictatorship made all forms...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 681–718.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Lillian Guerra Abstract This article analyzes the personal experiences of African American refugees in Cuba as well as the ways in which the Cuban government sought to mitigate and frequently repress the appeal of the movement of Black Power / poder negro to which Cubans might autonomously ascribe...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (4): 703–736.
Published: 01 November 2012
... above. In Peru, anti-Communism proved a key idiom through which the Alianza Popular Revolucionaria Americana (APRA) sought to gain control over organized labor and to challenge the Peruvian Communist Party’s claims to represent and lead workers. APRA’s anti-Communism grew out of Víctor Haya de la...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 581–614.
Published: 01 November 2014
... tool for an emerging cultural elite that sought to assert its cultural, social, economic, and ethnic superiority. The article also discusses the role of testas de ferro and recovers the history of Romão José de Lima, one of this profession's most renowned representatives. Copyright © 2014 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (3): 427–458.
Published: 01 August 2015
... various forms of water play that transgressed the boundaries between the sexes but tended to respect other social hierarchies. After independence, authorities and members of a self-proclaimed “civilized” elite sought to repress what they condemned as a “barbarous” game. These efforts obtained some success...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 393–426.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., Romero sought to regulate and discipline Tehuantepec, hoping to create a more orderly, productive, and beautiful urban space. Through her influence on Tehuano dress and local fiestas, she attempted to bring local customs into line with the ideals of Porfirian modernization and mestizo identity. Her...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (1): 143–171.
Published: 01 February 2012
... of the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. The transformation of the Inca Trail from overgrown path to global hiking destination began in the early twentieth century. Foreign and Peruvian scientific expeditions socially constructed the trail as natural and cultural heritage. State and corporate actors sought...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 3–39.
Published: 01 February 2010
... of Andean camelids, the bezoar stone played a significant yet academically overlooked role in the social and economic history of modern Europe and Spanish America for its use as an antidote to poisons, and the stones constituted one of the most sought-after objects for the fashionable cabinets...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 247–281.
Published: 01 May 2010
... were shaped in part by the actions and political initiatives of the very “Indians” the intellectuals sought to categorize, define, and contain. Somewhat paradoxically, the national intellectuals and the local Aymara elite unwittingly collaborated in the construction of a preferred Indian identity...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 489–522.
Published: 01 August 2010
... constitutionally defined civil liberties of defendants in a manner that equates with modern “due process.” The article contextualizes these changes within legal reforms throughout the Atlantic world that, beginning in the eighteenth century, sought to increase state centralization through establishing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 655–687.
Published: 01 November 2020
... homosexuality and appealed to the desires of gay middle classes who sought to consume the Mexican masculine body. 75. Julián Pizá, “libertinaje VS. gay,” Macho Tips (Mexico City), no. 9 (Sept. 1986), pp. 43–45. 76. O. G. B., letter to the editor, Macho Tips (Mexico City), no. 9 (Sept. 1986), p. 2...
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