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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 130–131.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Roberto Gonzalez Echeverria Sport in Latin America and the Caribbean . Edited by Arbena Joseph L. and Lafrance David G. . Wilmington, Del. : Scholarly Resources , 2002 . Maps. Notes. Bibliographies . xxxi , 241 pp. Cloth , $60.00 . Paper , $19.95 . Copyright 2004...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (1): 175.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Milton Jamail Sport and Society in Latin America: Diffusion, Dependency, and the Rise of Mass Culture . Edited by Arbena Joseph L. . Westport : Greenwood Press , 1988 . Notes. Tables. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 176 . Cloth . $29.95 . Copyright 1990 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (2): 373–374.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Joseph L. Arbena Representing the Nation: Sport and Spectacle in Post-Revolutionary Mexico . By Brewster Claire Brewster Keith . New York : Routledge , 2010 . Photographs. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiv, 177 pp. Cloth . Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 741–742.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Gregg Bocketti Futbolera: A History of Women and Sports in Latin America . By Brenda Elsey and Joshua Nadel . Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2019 . Photographs. Figures. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 204–206.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Joshua Nadel Sports Culture in Latin American History . Edited by David M. K. Sheinin . Pitt Latin American Series . Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press , 2015 . Tables. Notes. Index. x, 236 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 692–693.
Published: 01 November 2023
...April Yoder Sports in South America makes a compelling case for historians of sports across the globe to pay attention to local sports cultures as we examine the rise of sports, the contexts in which they arose, and the meanings assigned to them. Brown's continental versus national focus...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (2): 367–369.
Published: 01 May 2024
.... Index . xi, 215 pp. Cloth, $45.00 . Copyright © 2024 by Duke University Press 2024 In 2004, professional baseball player Alex Rodriguez told a sports editor for the Santo Domingo paper El Nacional that he was “more Dominican than a plantain.” While a US citizen by birth, Rodriguez...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 750–751.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Stephen Neufeld Ultimately Allen's work delivers an excellent use of sports as a lens to see national change as well as a great history of boxing itself. This well-written and substantially researched work contributes a unique view of Mexico and Mexican identity between the 1930s and 1980s. Well...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (2): 378–380.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Matthew Brown Olimpismo: The Olympic Movement in the Making of Latin America and the Caribbean . Edited by Antonio Sotomayor and Cesar R. Torres . Sport, Culture, and Society . Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press , 2020 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Index . x, 265 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (4): 759–761.
Published: 01 November 2016
.... 221 pp. Paper . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 As Diego Armus and Stefan Rinke point out in their introduction to this volume, the long neglect of sports by historians of Latin America has been replaced by a remarkable recent reversal. Del football al fútbol/ futebol serves...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (3): 567–568.
Published: 01 August 2017
... of socialism. However, after an examination of its internal politics, its problems, although very serious, seem to have had more to do with its own failings. The book is divided into an introduction and two sections. The first deals with sports in general and football during the first Peronist government...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 745–747.
Published: 01 November 2021
... societies was contentious, with intellectuals like Justo Sierra and José Martí expressing their disdain for the “barbaric” Anglo-Saxon sport. However, a transformation took place, and by the early 1920s both nations had boxing commissions; by the late 1920s and early 1930s, Cuban and Mexican boxers became...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 February 2013
... members and maintain their membership. Cuba’s proximity and continued contact with North American culture allowed for the arrival of multiple sports activities, including baseball, lawn tennis, basketball, and volley ball. The introduction of these sports also began to transform Cuban Spanish by making...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (3): 556–558.
Published: 01 August 2017
... projects investigating the beginnings of the sport in Brazil to escape the hegemonic Rio de Janeiro–São Paulo pole. The insistent focus on those two cities, regardless of their centrality, excludes potential studies of soccer in other capitals, such as Belo Horizonte, Curitiba, Recife, and Porto Alegre...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (4): 761–762.
Published: 01 November 2021
..., Billiken and Croniquita , to analyze strategies and messages for gathering social support, justifying the Argentine war effort, and building a negative image of Great Britain. Maximiliano Britos looks at messages and representations in newspapers and sport magazines to illustrate how sport events...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 February 2023
... social order through the sport, political leaders sought to overcome past diplomatic tensions—including the War of the Pacific's legacy—by shoring up ties through football. While also introducing later essays in the volume, Panfichi makes a simple point powerfully: the spread of soccer created...
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Hispanic American Historical Review 11384978.
Published: 26 June 2024
...Shunsuke Matsuo shun.matsuo@hotmail.com Mexico City's Olympic Games: Citizenship and Nation Building, 1963–1968 . By Axel Elías . Palgrave Studies in Sport and Politics . Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan , 2021 . Table. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii , 272 pp. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 February 1988
... and/or repression of the traditional merit more attention. Third, what were the social and economic implications of early team sports? For example, were employers, as Steve Stein has discovered for Peru in the case of soccer, using baseball to divide and manipulate workers? Finally, the makeup and goals...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): 542–543.
Published: 01 August 1996
..., the sport was already spreading geographically outward, socially (and ethnically) downward. Recipient-country players and institutions eventually rivaled the foreigners, Spanish and Portuguese terminology replaced English, and international contests among teams from neighboring countries surpassed those...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 759–761.
Published: 01 November 2023
... countries idealized their coreligionists who had fought the Nazis. Self-defense activists praised Israeli combat prowess, and like other Latin American youth during this period, they romanticized armed struggle. Many of the young men who cultivated their physical strength at Maccabi and other Jewish sports...