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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): 661–695.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Best Paper Award from the Section on Venezuelan Studies of the Latin American Studies Association. “A Weapon as Powerful as the Vote”: Urban Protest and Electoral Politics in Venezuela, 1978 – 1983 Alejandro Velasco Days before Christmas in 1981, Earles Gutiérrez and three other youths...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 393–426.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Francie R. Chassen-López Despite the fact that women were barred from voting and holding public office, by 1895 Juana Catarina Romero (1837–1915) had emerged as the major textile importer, sugar refiner, and “modernizing” political boss ( cacica ) of the city of Tehuantepec in southern Mexico...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): 285–321.
Published: 01 May 2009
... a new set of electoral rules. The incomplete vote, the cornerstone of the new electoral rules, was a strategic concession by the Conservative government to the Liberal opposition. In exchange for permanent representation in the legislatures, Liberals abandoned military insurrection as a political...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 223–258.
Published: 01 May 2017
... imposed on women a duty to defend country, race, and gender—increasingly in the public sphere—the lack of suffrage constrained women's political participation. At least two Sonoran women, María de Jesús Váldez and Emélida Carrillo, imagined the vote for women, a vision in which women's suffrage depended...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 February 2015
... for national political involvement by South Texas residents. Moreover, the detailed discussion of public tensions across the Rio Grande Valley over control of ranch labor, cattle, and (Mexican) votes in the United States, which occasionally crystallized into “Cattle Wars,” electoral fraud allegations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 343–345.
Published: 01 May 2018
... 2018 On April 17, 2016, the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies voted to impeach President Dilma Rousseff. As the deputies cast their votes, they gave short proclamations to justify their decision, dedicating their votes not only to their state, voters, and family but also to God. Others offered their...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2004) 84 (4): 661–700.
Published: 01 November 2004
... having to collaborate with his leading rival in the governance of the nation’s capital—which, indeed, is exactly what happened. 4. Marín received only a little more than 3% of the vote in the first round of balloting in 1999. While there is some debate over the matter, that 3% appeared to go...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2010) 90 (4): v.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Development Studies, CENDES) at the Universidad Central de Venezuela, and later held a Five College Fellowship at Hampshire College in 2006 –  7. He is currently at work on a book manuscript titled “ ‘A Weapon as Powerful as the Vote’: Street Protest and Electoral Politics in Caracas, Venezuela before...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 390–391.
Published: 01 May 2019
... that she conducted with military figures. Her argument that Ollanta Humala's 2011 presidential victory suggests military redemption perhaps understates the extent to which the vote for Humala was a protest vote against Alberto Fujimori's daughter Keiko as well as a vote of support for a candidate of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 471–505.
Published: 01 August 2012
... / Pitts see so far; it was rational in São Paulo in 1978 to vote for Laudo Natel, the generals’ choice. In order to understand why many politicians would support an unproven Maluf over a former governor endorsed by the generals, it is also necessary to consider political culture, regional...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 760–762.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Tracy Beck Fenwick Wampler doesn't end here, however; he further asserts that it will take more than civil society to activate participatory institutions. They require government support for voice and vote, a stable source of funding for policy activities and projects, and internal rules that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): 207–208.
Published: 01 May 2009
... replaced majoritarian rule with the “incomplete vote,” a system by which the minority party was guar- anteed one-third of seats in the national legislature. This system, in turn, was replaced with a system of regular proportional representation in 1929. Maz- zuca and Robinson note that the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 711–712.
Published: 01 November 2015
... exchange). Yet whereas the currencies of secular exchange between patrons and clients consist of votes, favors, and access to state services, the spiritual currency by which one repays a saint takes the form of a homemade effigy, or milagre (miracle). Lindsey King's Spiritual Currency in Northeast...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 726–728.
Published: 01 November 2018
... abolition in Brazil and the increasingly popular topic of citizenship and political participation patterns beyond voting. Scholars of Brazil and wider Latin America will finish this book with a newfound appreciation of the city of Recife and the province of Pernambuco, which is an important geographical...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 164–165.
Published: 01 February 2019
... in the context of liberalism in other Western countries, pointing out the radical difference between liberal practices everywhere then and later twentieth-century democracy. Voting practices come in for a prolonged analysis to drive this point home. This serves to suggest that liberalism and voting...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 365–367.
Published: 01 May 2018
... parties and their shifting alliances, in addition to offering statistics on congressional and presidential elections prior to 1964. One section highlights Chilean women's campaign to achieve voting rights and public office. In 1939 women gained the franchise for municipal elections; a decade later, they...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 641–668.
Published: 01 November 2016
... controversial ballots. Mamita Yunai' s renown makes it all the more curious that many scholars assert the exclusion of Costa Rica's indigenous population from the electorate until the 1990s. 3 Here I demonstrate, to the contrary, that indigenous men in Talamanca began voting consistently at least as...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2001) 81 (2): 259–308.
Published: 01 May 2001
... (elected to four-year terms by property- qualified voters through local electors voting in colleges provincewide), the Chamber could be dissolved by the monarch and was checked by a Senate made up of members appointed for life by the crown (albeit from a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 381–382.
Published: 01 May 2015
... committee during election season. While officials' efforts to end patronage failed, Passarinho's residents had little trouble in evaluating whether exchanges were beneficial and morally and socially acceptable, or in splitting their vote between local conservative politicians and the PT in state and federal...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 717–719.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Duke University Press 2014 In 2012, Puerto Rico held the fourth plebiscite since 1967 on its status relative to the United States. Though the plebiscite resulted in the first majority vote for US statehood, it took place alongside an election in which the pro-statehood governor, Luis Fortuño, lost...