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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 345–347.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Robin E. Zenger Borderland on the Isthmus: Race, Culture, and the Struggle for the Canal Zone . By Donoghue Michael E. . American Encounters/Global Interactions . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . Maps. Figures. Table. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 349 pp. Paper...
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Published: 01 February 2017
Figure 1. Zones created by the 1955 oil code. Map by the author, based on “El gobierno promulgó el Código del Petróleo,” La Nación (La Paz), 27 Oct. 1955, p. 4. The 1955 law established three major zones (with zone 3 subdivided) for exploitation by private companies, plus a zone in the More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 207–236.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Independence. By analyzing haciendas as a kind of constitutional gray zone in which vaguely defined property rights clashed with vaguely defined directives for constitutional political organization, the article contributes to understanding liberal state formation in Latin America during the crucial first years...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 649–679.
Published: 01 November 2014
... constructing the project, including Paraguay's flagship corporation, Conempa. In the barracks and community center located within the construction zone, single men were exposed to an array of company programs in health, safety, education, recreation, and social welfare intended to shape a new cadre of...
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Published: 01 August 2014
Figure 3. “A Map of a Part of Yucatan”: the Faden Map of Belize, 1787, Biblioteca Nacional de España. An upper zone (pink in the original) shows the region between the Belize and Hondo rivers where British logging was permitted in the 1783 treaty; a lower zone (yellow in the original) shows the More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 699–700.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Jamaica in relation to other New World slave zones. The ecological argument on soil exhaustion produced by the practices associated with large-scale slave commercial monoculture was a distinctive aspect of the decline thesis formulated by Eric Williams. Jamaica as a sugar zone was an area already deeply...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 755–756.
Published: 01 November 2016
... explains the ways that Puerto Rico became an important staging area for the strategic protection of locations such as the mouth of the Mississippi River, the Panama Canal Zone, and the Caribbean more generally. The essays in this volume draw from a wide array of rich, publicly available documents that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 333–335.
Published: 01 May 2017
... casualties were low, the material conditions—armaments, infrastructure—lacking “to create large killing zones” (p. 99). In segmentary relations of violence caudillos sought to capture the state with violent means not to control local societies or wage international wars but to dominate rivals for local...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 754–755.
Published: 01 November 2017
... moments of crisis also generated oppositional movements. Here Sheppard is less successful and innovative in breaking new ground, particularly in his discussion of the much-studied Zapatista Army of National Liberation. More broadly, he minimizes the role of state violence, that “gray zone” of state making...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., transforming a then-peripheral region in Spain's American empire into a vibrant and important economic zone. As it exported goods across the Atlantic, the scarcely populated Río de la Plata, as the viceroyalty was christened in 1776, looked to the Spanish peninsula for its own necessary import: people. The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 February 2015
... midcentury contemporaries, focused his literary work on the patriotism and cultural uniqueness of urban communities of color. Through Beleño's novels readers also learned of the US Canal Zone and the struggles faced by residents of the cities bordering this area. Yet, as Watson observes, in his depictions of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 161–163.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Glenn A. Chambers In recent years, numerous studies have emerged by scholars of Latin America that explore the African presence in early Spanish and Portuguese colonial societies. Largely confined to the plantation zones or lucrative commercial and densely populated urban centers in Mexico...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 556–557.
Published: 01 August 2015
... region. Dear powerfully contends that the wall at the boundary eventually will fail because the zone long has been characterized by coherence and cooperation. Although they have shifted, these practices continue in the face of both the Mexican drug wars and increasing US border security measures. The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 August 2018
... archaeological zones and for the foreigners who visited them. She then examines why Mexico's political elites sought to legislate state control over monumental ruins and artifacts and explores the relationship of archaeology to nationalism. In part 2, Bueno discusses the Mexican archaeologists and public...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2011) 91 (4): 599–600.
Published: 01 November 2011
... institutions to claim rights and to request support from authorities. In “Making Indigenous Archives: The Quilcayca- mayoc of Colonial Cuzco,” Kathryn Burns analyzes one of the zones of pos- sible interaction between indigenous and European cultures. She examines the activities of a previously...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2002) 82 (2): 215–256.
Published: 01 May 2002
..., each with their own reasons for journeying to the frontier, each with their own claims on unsettled land, each seen as invaders by the indigenous groups who occupied this domain. Although present in virtually every zone in which settlement occurred, indigenous resistance would peak in the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 95–129.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Figure 1. Zones created by the 1955 oil code. Map by the author, based on “El gobierno promulgó el Código del Petróleo,” La Nación (La Paz), 27 Oct. 1955, p. 4. The 1955 law established three major zones (with zone 3 subdivided) for exploitation by private companies, plus a zone in the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 404–406.
Published: 01 May 2016
... colonial zones as well as the evolution of sailing vessels and their quick replacement by iron and steel ships. It is clear that the publisher imposed some page limitations. I would have preferred more material on the evolution of finance and the impact that it had on the commodities surveyed. It would...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 753–754.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Spain. To his excellent synthesis of sources Ramón Joffré adds an important new insight as he interprets the transfer of the statue from its original location to a less favorable one, in a lower-class zone plagued by crime and prostitution. Leguía's successors clearly were disrespecting the former...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 501–502.
Published: 01 August 2014
... approaches often sail past each other. Because field investigations at MSJ included both the central zone and the sustaining settlement, Foias is able to play the perspective of ordinary people against the “public transcript” emanating from the royal court. Artifacts from excavation in the sustaining...