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Hispanic American Historical Review (1956) 36 (3): 425.
Published: 01 August 1956
... Sir Thomas More in New Spain. A Utopian Adventure of the Renaissance . By Zavala Silvio . London , 1955 . The Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Councils . Illustration . Pp. 20 . 2 shillings . Copyright 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 771–772.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt Rethinking Mexican Indigenismo: The INI's Coordinating Center in Highland Chiapas and the Fate of a Utopian Project . By Stephen E. Lewis . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2018 . Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xv, 343 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (3): 512–513.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Jerry W. Cooney Land Without Evil: Utopian Journeys Across the South American Watershed . By Gott Richard . New York : Verso , 1993 . Illustrations. Maps. Notes. Index , xv , 320 pp. Cloth . $34.95 . Copyright 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 From the Pantanal in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 February 2017
... © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 In this highly original, creative, and illuminating study, Daniel Chávez interrogates twentieth-century Nicaraguan history through the lens of utopian political and literary discourses as expressed during three successive state formations: the era of Somocismo...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 February 1999
... utopian connotations. She then takes up the utopian imaginings of Paititi and El Dorado, as expressed in colonial literature and geographical exploration. The material presented in these chapters is interesting and valuable for specialists; and it fills out the context for the life history of Bohorques...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (4): 716–717.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Duke University Press 2008 For scholars who grew up considering the Cuban Revolution to be a beacon for the world, it is a challenge to engage in serious criticism of Cuba after 1959, as if it may somehow be a betrayal of their own utopian ideals. Ana Serra notes that she certainly felt that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (3): 558–559.
Published: 01 August 1984
... previously published, and written an introduction. The pieces included cover a wide, but essentially harmonious, group of topics that range from an examination of the essential differences separating medieval fable from Renaissance travel literature, to a general survey of Western European utopian thought...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (3): 600–601.
Published: 01 August 1989
..., evident among scholars he refers to contemptuously as “modern sociologists,” to deny to the historical Peru the status of nation. He deplores the utopianism he finds in Peruvian Marxism, with its insistence that the past be destroyed in its entirety so that a worthy Peru can finally emerge, under the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (3): 527–528.
Published: 01 August 1998
... nineteenth-century liberalism and the Indians’ peculiar understanding of Peruvian independence. Thurner argues against the idea that the political world of Andean peasants was continuously influenced by Andean utopianism (or lo andino) and he demands to liberate the history of nineteenth-century Peru from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (2): 361.
Published: 01 May 1974
... early years of utopian socialism and from the clandestine period of La Mano Negra , as well as from the better studied years of the A. I. T. and the F. T. R. E. By excluding major documents available elsewhere, the author has managed to include articles, manifestoes, and popular literature no less...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (3): 574–575.
Published: 01 August 1984
... movement. In that same period, however, there did exist a utopian-socialist current in Latin America. Some European Utopians went there, and some Latin American intellectuals had contacts in Europe and brought back those ideas to their own countries. Thus socialist ideas of that time took root among...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 188.
Published: 01 February 1981
... Coast) Mexican state of Sinaloa, Topolobampo represented, on the one hand, the North American utopian socialist Albert Kinsey Owen’s dream of a prosperous cooperative agricultural society. Owen also attempted to build a transcontinental railroad to link up the colony with the international market. On...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 152.
Published: 01 February 1981
.... Taken in isolation, none of these strategies is altogether viable for one or another reason; but in intelligent and realistic combination, as urged here, they offer solid attainable improvement, if not a utopian solution to Latin America’s greatest problem. PREALC estimates that around 1970 total...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1977) 57 (1): 180–181.
Published: 01 February 1977
... Estrada for their utopian vision of how to fulfill the global needs of our times. Real de Azúa also delves into José Vasconcelos’ ideas on the role that Spanish Americans must play vis à vis the United States, and his disillusionment with the Mexican Revolution. On José Enrique Rodó, the author rebuts...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 126–127.
Published: 01 February 1969
... to the vain mirage of the “imperial idea.” At some points Charles appears as “the great Utopian on the imperial throne,” at others as Don Quixote or Machiavelli—the last medieval knight or the man of the Renaissance. But though de Ferdinandy’s vividly written pages show an occasional flash of insight...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (4): 729.
Published: 01 November 1978
... agencies administering indigenous affairs. The second group, called utopian, rejects modern mestizo Mexico as well as all occidental influence. A mystical ideology based on notions of the glorious past and an imminent coming of the Nahuas was formulated by the movement’s dynamic leader, Rodolfo Nieva...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (4): 777–778.
Published: 01 November 2003
... pragmatic rationalism contrasts with two of the most committed utopians of the revolutionary generation—Thomas Paine and Abbé Grégoire. Paine’s later years were indeed overfull with disillusion. The antireligion of his “Age of Reason” was not welcome either in Great Britain or the United States, and Paine...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 February 2017
... is not to say that the book is an annotated Trujillo del Perú ; rather, the author examines the bishop, the reforms, and Peru through the lens of Martínez Compañón's work. The driving conviction of Berquist Soule's book is that Martínez Compañón envisioned a utopian Trujillo. He understood that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (1): 104–107.
Published: 01 February 1975
... hands of parish priests in the countryside. During the crisis of 1810 those warrior-priests molded this indigenously Mexican spiritual heritage into a patriotic, utopian, and Messianic ideology for political emancipation from Spain. Servando Teresa de Mier and Carlos María de Bustamante justified...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (4): 793–796.
Published: 01 November 2002
... books under review reflect a resurgence of interest in the concept of “utopia” in the early modern Spanish empire. Serrano Gassent’s Vasco de Quiroga is an intellectual study of the first bishop of Michoacan (1538–65), whose political thought was utopian in the strict sense: it was directly influenced...