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  Volume 12, Number 2, 2013

Table of Contents

From the Editor

pp. 1-5


From Travel to Tourism: Harry Franck’s Writing on Mexico (1916–1940)

pp. 7-33

Ecuadorian State-Capacity Building through Territorial Strategic Asset Management

pp. 35-61

Areas de Atención Prioritaria en México: una óptica medioambiental

pp. 63-84

The History and Disappearance of Glaciers in Venezuela

pp. 85-124

The Drowned Prostitute: National Development, Public Morality, and the Shifting Geography of Sexual Commerce in Alto Paraná, Paraguay, 1974–1982

pp. 125-149

“Nosotras también hacíamos descenso”: Rescatando la participación de las mujeres en el descenso de río con fines turísticos y deportivos en Jalcomulco (Veracruz, México)

pp. 151-170

La construcción social del espacio y los componentes de la satisfacción en el programa urbano “Bando Dos” en la Ciudad de México

pp. 171-192

Sustainable Development in Costa Rica: A Geographic Critique

pp. 193-219

Llamas and Alpacas as “Sheep” in the Colonial Andes: Zoogeography Meets Eurocentrism

pp. 221-243


World Trade and Biological Exchanges Before 1492 by John L. Sorenson, Carl L. Johannessen (review)

pp. 245-254

Answer to Dorian Q. Fuller

pp. 255-258

Book Reviews

Mapping Latin America: A Cartographic Reader ed. by Jordana Dym, Karl Offen (review)

pp. 259-261

Decolonization Models for America’s Last Colony: Puerto Rico by Angel Collado-Schwarz (review)

pp. 261-263

Frontier Naturalist: Jean Louis Berlandier and the Exploration of Northern Mexico and Texas by Russell M. Lawson (review)

pp. 263-264

Enemy in the Blood: Malaria, Environment, and Development in Argentina by Eric D. Carter (review)

pp. 264-266

Intimate Indigeneities: Race, Sex and History in the Small Spaces of Andean Life by Andrew Canessa (review)

pp. 266-267

Opportunities and Deprivations in the Urban South: Poverty, Segregation and Social Networks in São Paulo by Eduardo Cesar Leão Marques (review)

pp. 267-269

Our House in the Clouds: Building a Second Life in the Andes of Ecuador by Judy Blankenship (review)

pp. 269-271

The South American Expeditions, 1540–1545. Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca by Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (review)

pp. 271-273

Metropolitan Governance in the Federalist Americas ed. by Peter K. Spink, Peter M. Ward, Robert Wilson (review)

pp. 273-275

Trumpets in the Mountains: Theater and the Politics of National Culture in Cuba by Laurie A. Frederik (review)

pp. 275-277

The Paraguay Reader by Peter Lambert, Andrew Nickson (review)

pp. 277-279

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