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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2003) 83 (3): 586–588.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Alejandra Bronfman Wizards and Scientists: Explorations in Afro-Cuban Modernity and Tradition. By stephan palmié. Durham: Duke University Press, 2002. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 399 pp. Cloth, $64.95. Paper, $21.95. 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Book Reviews...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2004) 84 (4): 721–722.
Published: 01 November 2004
...John E. Kicza The Human Tradition in Mexico. Edited by jeffrey m. pilcher. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources, 2003. Illustration. Notes. Index. xxvi, 242 pp. Cloth, $65.00. Paper, $19.95. 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Book Reviews General A Pest in the Land: New World...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Florencia Ferreira The Soul of Latin America: The Cultural and Political Tradition. By howard j. wiarda. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2001. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 417 pp. Cloth, $35.00. 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Book Reviews General Central Africans...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2006) 86 (4): 681–706.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Alejandro L. Madrid Duke University Press 2006 The Sounds of the Nation: Visions of Modernity and Tradition in Mexico’s First National Congress of Music Alejandro L. Madrid For decades, political, social, and (lately) cultural historians have successfully challenged the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2009) 89 (1): 152–154.
Published: 01 February 2009
... both glib and tendentious in these pages. Latin America’s populist and revolutionary traditions have never been just a question of opportunistic, demagogic leaders and misguided masses. Democracy was elusive in Latin America above all because of entrenched elite opposition. If democracy has...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2007) 87 (3): 571–572.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Donald Cosentino Black Atlantic Religion: Tradition, Transnationalism, and Matriarchy in the Afro-Brazilian Candomblé . By j. lorand matory. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2005. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. viii, 383 pp. Cloth, $60.00. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 691–692.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Scott Ickes Brazil's Living Museum: Race, Reform, and Tradition in Bahia . By Romo Anadelia A. . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2010 . Photograph. Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 221 pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2002) 82 (2): 357–360.
Published: 01 May 2002
...William B. Taylor Mexican Phoenix: Our Lady of Guadalupe: Image and Tradition across Five Centuries. By d. a. brading. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. Photographs. Plates. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvii, 444 pp. Cloth. 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 550–551.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Paul Hart Visions of the Emerald City: Modernity, Tradition, and the Formation of Porfirian Oaxaca, Mexico . By mark overmyer-velázquez. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv, 231 pp. Cloth, $79.95. Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2008) 88 (4): 737–738.
Published: 01 November 2008
... rights tradition and its recent progress in furthering human rights, and his contention that other regions have done little or nothing in this regard, is somewhat misleading. For most of Latin America’s history, human rights for the poor and racially and ethnically subordinated have been an...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 1–37.
Published: 01 February 2016
... empire, the historical record suggests otherwise. Beneficio allowed social newcomers to buy their way into the judiciary. Traditional elites thought that these newcomers were innately corrupt and that making them judges violated distributive justice, or the fair awarding of entitlements by traditional...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 451–486.
Published: 01 August 2013
... and the political strategies of the communities of the countryside during the nineteenth century. While recognizing that other factors were involved in political mobilization, this analysis shows the primary importance of indigenous claims in an area of traditional montonero rebellion and civil...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2008) 88 (1): 5–40.
Published: 01 February 2008
... therefore investigated and codified (creating much invented tradition in the process). This paper explores that link in sixteenth-century Spanish Peru, where, to a remarkable extent, recently conquered Andean people took their disputes to colonial courts. Spanish judges were supposed to decide intra-Andean...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 489–522.
Published: 01 August 2010
... dominance of state legislation over other norms of justice (religious law, tradition, and custom) and creating clear bureaucratic hierarchies. Venezuela's republican government pursued goals previously aspired to by the colonial government, but accelerated them as it promoted legal equality and rational...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 427–454.
Published: 01 August 2008
... mortgage contracts and probate records recorded by notaries, this article analyzes the participation of women in the local mortgage market, taking into account the legal context in which it developed, and explains how legal tradition and civil codes contributed to the distortions that affected women in the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 193–222.
Published: 01 May 2017
... trapiches . The article demonstrates how k'ajchas and trapiches contested the property rights of the traditional Spanish mine- and millowners in Potosí. I also highlight the key role of women in refining and trading ores, which challenges standard gender assumptions about mining labor. By the eighteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 559–594.
Published: 01 November 2015
... conservative “angel of the house” and the model of Hypatia promoted by Protestants and freethinkers. This article analyzes La Siempreviva's drive to reform traditional gender roles and expand women's rights while tracing how this bargaining resulted in a new model of gender during the Porfiriato marked by the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 481–515.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Amara Solari Abstract In the colonial theater of New Spain, multiple actors utilized the rhetoric of disease to discuss and describe the ongoing discoveries of indigenous traditional religion, which they termed idolatry. Focusing primarily on Yucatán, this article closely analyzes these usages...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 75–108.
Published: 01 February 2010
... relation of beef consumption to nationalism, luxury, rights, and health; the intervention of the state in nutritional issues; the dietary education of the masses; and the connection between nationalism, tradition, and culinary culture. Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Food Politics and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 297–325.
Published: 01 May 2017
... authoritarianism rather than being the result of a transition to democracy. The relationship with homophobic Peronists and left-wing traditions was, paradoxically, crucial for the emergence of the FLH. Most homosexual activists came from the Left, and they understood homosexual liberation as one aspect of the...