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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (2): 301–327.
Published: 01 May 1987
... launched a strike of the sugar factories. A cultivators’ manifesto explained that their protest sprang from the industrialists’ refusal to pay adequate prices. Moreover, the mills had slashed cane purchases and had foreclosed on loans, forcing the farmers to give up their homes and land. Tracing cañeros...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (1): 57–79.
Published: 01 February 1995
...Joel Horowitz Copyright 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 In the years immediately after 1917, labor activism in Argentina expanded exponentially. This should not be surprising; almost everywhere in the Western world in the wake of World War I and the Bolshevik Revolution, strike rates...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 809–846.
Published: 01 November 1991
... of São Paulo, Brazil (Gainesville, 1958), 166-198. 7 The standard periodization employed in histories of Brazil’s working class breaks the twentieth century into three unrelated periods: the 1890s to the 1917 general strike, an era of anarchist organizing; the 1930s to 1964, a period of state...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (1): 164–165.
Published: 01 February 1989
...John E. Kicza The Making of a Strike , abundantly documented in local and national archives, notes three previously undescribed dimensions of the mine labor system in Pachuca which would prove crucial to the genesis and evolution of the strike. The first is the enduring importance...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (4): 707–736.
Published: 01 November 1988
... Ecuatoriana sobre la actitud obrera en los meses de octubre y noviembre de mil novecientos veintidós (Guayaquil. 1923). 8 Some scholars have pointed up the need for more study of Ecuadorian workers and of general strikes, such as that of Guayaquil in 1922. For example, in a review of recent...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 461–462.
Published: 01 August 1964
...David H. Zook, Jr. Strike in the West. The Complete Story of the Cuban Crisis . By Daniel James and Hubbell John G. . New York , 1963 . Holt, Rinehart and Winston . Index . Pp. 180 . $3.50 . Copyright 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 Addressing themselves...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 585–620.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Silvana Alejandra Palermo Abstract This article explores working-class families’ modes of collective action in Argentina’s first national railroad strike in 1917. While historical literature has largely focused on the role of railroad unions in labor politics, insufficient attention has been paid...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 205–245.
Published: 01 May 2006
... for pointing out the conflict. 57 Open letter by Aristides Figueira de Souza, Secretary General of the Sociedade de Resistência dos Trabalhadores em Trapiches e Café during the strike that consolidated the union’s formation, Correio da Manhã , 16 Jan. 1906, p. 3. Author’s emphasis. 56 Coffee...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (2): 255–277.
Published: 01 May 1985
... the basis for often successful resistance to the ideas and values that the industrialists attempted to impose. The strikes combating changes in work patterns were especially interesting, since they were expressions of this working-class subculture. 2 The British historian E. P. Thompson, upon whose...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1939) 19 (4): 559–560.
Published: 01 November 1939
... Two Strikes and Out . Edited by McMahon William E. . ( Garden City : Country Life Press Association , 1939 . Pp. vi , 156 . $1.00 .) Copyright 1939 by Duke University Press 1939 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (2): 179–227.
Published: 01 May 1998
..., decades marked by often-violent strikes and fierce state repression. Before 1917, in the nation’s industrial heartland of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, immigrant workers filled the factories, elites commonly condemned strikes as the work of foreign agitators, and the state defined the social question...
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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 (2019) 99 (3): 501–531.
Published: 01 August 2019
... nationalism of the day. The article analyzes labor struggles and the move toward industrial organizing in Mollendo, Peru; Chilean Industrial Workers of the World efforts at creating links with Peruvian workers; and police repression after a 1925 strike in Mollendo. I combine an in-depth view of local...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (3): 399–429.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Alejandro García-Montón Abstract This article analyzes the rise of Portobelo as the most important center of the Spanish American slave trade from the 1660s to the 1730s. Portobelo's emergence was one of the most striking results of the structural transformation that the slave trade to Spanish...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 471–505.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Bryan Pitts Abstract In 1978, as striking metalworkers, students, and a revitalized political opposition challenged the Brazilian military regime from without, a stunning rebellion by the regime’s civilian allies in São Paulo undermined it from within. Dealing the regime a shocking political defeat...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (4): 595–629.
Published: 01 November 2015
... argue that the social forces unleashed with the 1933 fall of Machado transformed the medical class, leading to increased support for the radical reconfiguration of Cuban medical practice. After a painful medical strike, the failure of international mediation efforts, and increased government hostility...
Published: 01 August 2015
Figure 7. The materiality of this print suggests the photographer's rationale for selecting it from the dozens of pictures that he took of the strike. He likely sold this image as a postcard to some of the workers participating in the movement and to interested townspeople. Courtesy of the Rafael More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1946) 26 (1): 38–59.
Published: 01 February 1946
... in the trade-unions. On March 25 and 26, 1901, a congress was held to unite the unions which had been growing in number and in strength. By 1896, there existed in Buenos Aires alone thirty unions, and twenty-six strikes had taken place. Fifty delegates representing thirty-five unions were present...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (1): 190–191.
Published: 01 February 2002
.... Paper . Copyright 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 In a book that is both intriguing and frustrating, Nicolás Iñigo Carrera has attempted to make a large historiographical/ideological argument by examining in great detail a general strike in Buenos Aires in January 1936. While I am...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (2): 254–272.
Published: 01 May 1977
...-class neighborhoods, in mutual aid societies, and in the cultural associations of the various immigrant groups. During the 1890s few strikes were organized. Even fewer labor organizations emerged; all were ephemeral. But the basic pattern that would guide labor for more than two decades had emerged...