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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (4): 762.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Michael J. Pisani Beautiful Flowers of the Maquiladora: Life Histories of Women Workers in Tijuana . By Prieto Norma Iglesias . Translated by Stone Michael with Winkler Gabrielle . Foreword by Selby Henry . Translations from Latin America Series . Austin : Institute...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (3): 556.
Published: 01 August 1974
.... Tijuana: Urbanization in a Border Culture . By Price John A. . Notre Dame, Indiana , 1973 . University of Notre Dame Press . Maps. Tables. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xv , 195 . Copyright 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 In the 1950s the Mexican government built...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 750–752.
Published: 01 November 2011
... . Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Reading Satan’s Playground , Paul Vanderwood’s latest history of the San Diego– Tijuana borderlands, I was struck by its unexpected resonances with Mike Davis’s City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles (Verso, 1990), one of the foundational...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 February 2006
... of Juan Castillo Morales, a young soldier convicted of the rape and murder of eight-year-old Olga Camacho and publicly executed by a firing squad in Tijuana in 1938. How is it possible that the perpetrator of such a heinous crime could become the center of a vibrant popular devotion? To answer...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (2): 331–333.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Eric Van Young Vanderwood’s last published book was Satan’s Playground: Mobsters and Movie Stars at America’s Greatest Gaming Resort (Duke University Press, 2010, with a Spanish translation in progress). The great casino and resort at Agua Caliente figured heavily in the history of Tijuana...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (3): 573–574.
Published: 01 August 2000
..., opposing forces, the next three chapters describe the evolution of “regional landscape elements” in Central Mexico, northern Mexico, and the Southwest U.S. Moreover, a large-scale view showing how these landscape traditions play out on the border landscape itself is provided by case studies of Tijuana...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 163–164.
Published: 01 February 1997
... to narrate the often separate histories of Brownsville, Matamoros, the Laredos, El Paso, Ciudad Juárez, the Nogales twins, Calexico and Mexicali, San Diego, Tijuana, et alia. Because they restrict themselves to secondary border literature, though, the authors ultimately fail to relate local themes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 387–389.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... Tourism in Tijuana initially spiked in 1911 when California prohibited gambling and bars, only to decline in 1914 when Mexico ordered the border closed after the United States invaded Veracruz. Overnight tourism flourished in Tijuana with the passage of the Volstead Act in 1919 and the prohibition...
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Hispanic American Historical Review 11189882.
Published: 21 March 2024
...Alberto García alberto.garcia@sjsu.edu México: País de migración de retorno (primera mitad del siglo XX) . Edited by Fernando Saúl Alanís Enciso and Saúl Iván Hernández Juárez . Colección Investigaciones . San Luis Potosí : El Colegio de San Luis ; Tijuana : El Colegio de...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (4): 615–647.
Published: 01 November 1994
... array of members. Strong demand for labor and capital coupled with low native competition provided ideal conditions for the new immigrants. By 1921, almost half of Baja’s total population lived either in Mexicali (6,782), Ensenada (2,178), or Tijuana (1,028). Except for colonia Zaragoza (637), none...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (3): 490.
Published: 01 August 1993
... Press 1993 For those interested in Latin American women's literature generally and Mexican and Chicana women's literature specifically, this collection of essays surely is worth a peek. The result of a 1988 colloquium held at the Colegio de la Frontera Norte in Tijuana, with the collaboration...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): vi.
Published: 01 May 1993
... is a researcher at the Instituto de Investigaciones Históricas of the Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Tijuana. She received the Ph.D. from the London School of Economics, and is the author of Lucha de clases: la industria textil en Tlaxcala , 1960–1975 (1982). She is coauthor and coordinator...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (4): 716.
Published: 01 November 1980
... dinner in Tijuana in 1954. What the book contains is a sketchy account of border history as witnessed by one federal officer doing his duty in Tucson, El Paso, Douglas, Del Rio, Laredo, San Antonio, and points in between. This is a fast moving, action-packed story of Chinese aliens, Italian mafia...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (4): 618.
Published: 01 November 1962
... Mexico,” a delightful new book, Bahia Ensenada and Its Bay , should bring about a change in mind. Under the skillful writing of Thaddeus R. T. Brenton, the little city of Ensenada, only 70 miles south of that lusty and gusty Mexican town of Tijuana, comes alive. The people, their customs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (3): 426–427.
Published: 01 August 1967
... University Press 1967 Of all the important disputes between Mexico and the United States none has been as confused, as complicated, or as little understood as the division of the waters from the Rio Grande, the Colorado, and the Tijuana rivers. The ambitious task of unraveling this tangled story has...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (3): 524–525.
Published: 01 August 1978
... of the waters of three international rivers—Bravo, Colorado and Tijuana—it is unfortunate that until now very few books have been written on the subject. Based on almost 2,000 official documents concentrated in the archives on the secretariats of Foreign Affairs, Hydraulic Resources, Public Works, the senate...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 February 1992
... of three quantitative essays: an overview of the border region by Paul Ganster and Alan Sweedler, a comparative treatment of wage and price data from Tijuana and San Diego by Jeffrey Bortz, and an analysis of the social costs of the maquiladora industry by George Baker. The problems and shortcomings...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (4): 766–767.
Published: 01 November 1999
... on the Mexican side of the border, that other half of the chestnut that tends to receive less attention both in the American consciousness and in American academia. Within the bounds of a medium-size book Ruiz manages to take the reader on a remarkable 2,000-mile journey from the heavy-partying Tijuana during...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 352–353.
Published: 01 May 2018
... detailed analysis of particular instances at the local level when the INS implemented, modified, or disregarded formal statutory law and administrative directives. In specific decisions in the twin Nogales, San Diego across from Tijuana, and El Paso abutting Ciudad Juárez—peripheral locations far from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 564–565.
Published: 01 August 2009
... . Tijuana, Baja California : El Colegio de la Frontera Norte / San Luis Potosí : El Colegio de San Luis , 2007 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography . 346 pp. Copyright 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Both in the historical literature and in popular memory...