restricted access   Volume 70, Number 1, July 2013

Table of Contents


p. v

2013 CLAH Luncheon Address

Life, Luck, and How I Became a Historian

pp. 1-8


Militão and the Guerreiros: Local Feuds, Long Memories, and Brazil's Struggle to Control the São Francisco River

pp. 9-32

Educating a City's Children: British Immigrants and Primary Education in Buenos Aires (1820-1880)

pp. 33-62

The Calles Government and Catholic Dissidents: Mexico's Transnational Projects of Repression, 1926-1929

pp. 63-91

Inter-American Notes

pp. 93-98


Books in Brief

Black Social Movements in Latin America: From Monoculture Mestizaje to Multiculturalism ed. by Jean Muteba Rahier (review)

pp. 95-96

Obeah and Other Powers: The Politics of Caribbean Religion and Healing ed. by Diana Paton and Maarit Forde (review)

pp. 96-97

Africans to Spanish America: Expanding the Diaspora ed. by Sherwin K. Bryant, Rachel Sarah O'Toole, and Ben Vinson III (review)

pp. 97-98

Book Reviews

Making a New World: Founding Capitalism in the Bajío and Spanish North America by John Tutino (review)

pp. 99-102

Atlantic World

The Hierarchies of Slavery in Santos, Brazil, 1822-1888 by Ian Read (review)

pp. 102-103

Creolization and Contraband: Curaçao in the Early Modern Atlantic World by Linda M. Rupert (review)

pp. 104-105

Cultural and Literary Studies

Everyday Reading: Print Culture and Collective Identity in the Rio de la Plata, 1780-1910 by William Acree Jr. (review)

pp. 105-106

José Martí: Images of Memory and Mourning by Emilio Bejel (review)

pp. 107-108

An Atlas of Historic New Mexico Maps, 1550-1941 by Peter L. Eidenbach (review)

pp. 108-109

Indigenous Dance and Dancing Indian: Contested Representation in the Global Era by Matthew Krystal (review)

pp. 109-111

Vistas: Visual Culture in Spanish America, 1520-1820 (DVD) by Dana Leibsohn, Barbara E. Mundy (review)

pp. 111-112

Transition Cinema: Political Filmmaking and the Argentine Left since 1968 by Jessica Stites Mor (review)

pp. 112-113

Quito, ciudad de maestros. Arquitectos, edificios y urbanismo en el largo siglo XVII by Susan V. Webster (review)

pp. 114-115

Nation-Building and Nationalism

The Struggle for Power in Post-Independence Colombia and Venezuela by Matthew Brown (review)

pp. 115-117

The Mestizo State: Reading Race in Modern Mexico by Joshua Lund (review)

pp. 117-118

La independencia y la cultura política peruana (1808-1821) by Victor Peralta Ruiz (review)

pp. 118-120

Politics and Governance

Home Grown: Marijuana and the Origin of Mexico's War on Drugs by Isaac Campos (review)

pp. 120-122

The Education of a Radical: An American Revolutionary in Sandinista Nicaragua by Michael Johns (review)

pp. 122-123

Consent of the Damned: Ordinary Argentinians in the Dirty War by David M. K. Sheinin (review)

pp. 123-124

Intimate Enemies: Violence and Reconciliation in Peru by Kimberly Theidon (review)

pp. 124-126

Contesting Legitimacy in Chile: Familial Ideals, Citizenship, and Political Struggle, 1970-1990 by Gwynn Thomas (review)

pp. 126-127

This Land is Ours Now: Social Mobilization and the Meanings of Land in Brazil by Wendy Wolford (review)

pp. 127-128

Religion and Religious Practives

Ordinary Lives in the Early Caribbean by Kristen Block (review)

pp. 129-130

The New Jewish Argentina: Facets of Jewish Experiences in the Southern Cone ed. by Adriana Brodsky and Raanan Rein (review)

pp. 130-131

Identity, Ritual, and Power in Colonial Puebla by Frances L. Ramos (review)

pp. 132-133

Shrines and Miraculous Images: Religious Life in Mexico before the Reforma by William B. Taylor (review)

pp. 133-134

Marvels and Miracles in Late Colonial Mexico: Three Texts in Context by William B. Taylor (review)

pp. 134-135

Science, Medicine, and Technology

Gender, State, and Medicine in Highland Ecuador: Modernizing Women, Modernizing the State, 1895-1950 by A. Kim Clark (review)

pp. 136-137