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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Sarah Hines Water and Politics: Clientelism and Reform in Urban Mexico . By Veronica Herrera . Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press , 2017 . Figures. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 259 pp. Cloth , $75.00 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 303–336.
Published: 01 May 2019
... consumption and daily lives while also reflecting personal experiences of state discrimination or mendacity. Regardless of class background, urban dwellers regularly interacted with media. Between 1940 and 1970, literacy rates climbed from 42 percent to over 76 percent due to sustained state investment in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the face of drought, famine, and plagues, before interelite warfare finally annihilated much of the city. Chapter 9 (“Recognizing Complexity in Urban Life”) reiterates the conclusions of the rest of the volume: Mayapán was a complex, integrated capital in which market commerce bound together producers...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2019) 99 (3): 581–583.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., scientific agriculture, adult literacy, housing, political corruption, consumerism, urban life, and the inclusion of women as full citizens of the commonwealth, films such as Las manos del hombre (1952) and Modesta (1956) not only navigated the tension between the rural and the urban but also mapped the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 661–695.
Published: 01 November 2010
... complicates such a reading and considers the role that street protest played in expanding the meaning of democracy among urban popular sectors to include a more dynamic interplay of institutional and extrainstitutional, legal and illegal protest. It focuses on a weeks-long hijacking of public service vehicles...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2004
...M. Elisa Fernández Labors Appropriate to Their Sex: Gender, Labor, and Politics in Urban Chile, 1900-1930. By elizabeth quay hutchison. Latin American Otherwise: Languages, Empires, Nations. Durham: Duke University Press, 2001. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Appendixes. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2004) 84 (2): 351–352.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Lynn Stoner Inside the Cuban Revolution: Fidel Castro and the Urban Underground. By julia e. sweig. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2002. Plates. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xix, 254 pp. Cloth, $29.95. 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Book Reviews General Blood and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2004) 84 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Steven J. Bachelor Revolution in the Street: Women, Workers, and Urban Protest in Veracruz, 1870-1927. By andrew grant wood. Latin American Silhouettes. Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 2001. Photographs. Illustrations. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxiii, 239 pp. Cloth,$60.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2004) 84 (4): 661–700.
Published: 01 November 2004
...Richard J. Walter 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Urban Pioneers: The Role of Women in the Local Government of Santiago, Chile, 1935–1946 Richard J. Walter Introduction When Socialist Ricardo Lagos assumed the presidency of Chile in January 2000, he named five women to his...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2000) 80 (3): 599–600.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Alejandra Bronfman 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Bread, or Bullets! Urban Labor and Spanish Colonialism in Cuba,1850-1898. By joan casanovas. Pitt Latin America Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1998. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Figures. Notes. Glossary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 590–591.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Patricia Acerbi Laws of Chance: Brazil’s Clandestine Lottery and the Making of Urban Public Life . By Chazkel Amy . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2011 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvii, 346 pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright 2012 by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 700–701.
Published: 01 November 2013
...R. A. Kashanipour City Indians in Spain’s American Empire: Urban Indigenous Society in Colonial Mesoamerica and Andean South America, 1530-1810 . Edited by Dana Velasco Murillo, Mark Lentz, and Margarita R. Ochoa. First Nations and the Colonial Encounter . Portland, OR : Sussex Academic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Stephen Offutt Power in Powerlessness: A Study of Pentecostal Life Worlds in Urban Chile . By Lindhardt Martin . Religion in the Americas Series . Leiden, Netherlands : Brill , 2012 . Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. vii, 270 pp. Cloth , $144.00 . Copyright © 2017 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 366–368.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Styliane Philippou Urban Space as Heritage in Late Colonial Cuba: Classicism and Dissonance on the Plaza de Armas of Havana, 1754–1828 . By Niell Paul . Latin American and Caribbean Arts and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2015 . Plates. Maps. Figures. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 394–396.
Published: 01 May 2016
... growing social activism that characterized the period between 1960 and the military coup of 1973. This was a time of insurgent ownership, as the author clearly shows, when poor urban residents and squatters, many of them recent rural migrants, organized seizures of land and pushed the national state to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 763–764.
Published: 01 November 2016
...: Urban Popular Politics and the Making of Modern Venezuela . By Velasco Alejandro . Oakland : University of California Press , 2015 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Figures. Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xx, 312 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2017) 97 (3): 542–543.
Published: 01 August 2017
... indigenous communities, especially in times of bust, says Velasco Murillo. Together with labor, the family contributed to developing wide, well-anchored social networks within indigenous communities and with other sectors of urban society. This process made indigenous peoples adapt to the Spanish urban...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 374–376.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Rafael Soares Gonçalves Cities from Scratch: Poverty and Informality in Urban Latin America . Edited by Fischer Brodwyn , McCann Bryan , and Auyero Javier . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2009) 89 (4): 701–703.
Published: 01 November 2009
... transformed into the agricultural and urban people who founded Cuauhtinchan. In addition to the thematic organization of the volume, six issues are addressed throughout. Authors are concerned with accurately identifying images and symbols, exploring spatial divisions and assessing depictions of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2007) 87 (4): 765–766.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Roderic Ai Camp Reconciling Modernity: Urban State Formation in 1940s León, México . By daniel newcomer. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2004. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 288 pp. Cloth, $50.00. Duke University Press 2007 Book Reviews General Interpreting Spanish...