restricted access   Volume 70, Number 2, October 2013

Table of Contents

Francis Alive and Aloft: Franciscan Apocalypticism in the Colonial Andes

pp. 139-163

The Epistemological Politics of Vernacular Scripture in Sixteenth-Century Mexico

pp. 165-201

Nahua Intellectuals, Franciscan Scholars, and the Devotio Moderna in Colonial Mexico

pp. 203-235

Living Between Empires: Diplomacy and Politics in the Late Eighteenth-Century Mosquitia

pp. 237-268

To Paris and Back: Violeta Parra’s Transnational Performance of Authenticity

pp. 269-302


Books in Brief

pp. 303-307

Book Reviews

The Corner of the Living: Ayacucho on the Eve of the Shining Path Insurgency by Miguel La Serna (review)

pp. 309-311

Cultural and Literary Studies

Intimate Distance: Andean Music in Japan by Michelle Bigenho (review)

pp. 311-312

Dolores del Río: Beauty in Light and Shade by Linda B. Hall (review)

pp. 312-313

Contemporary Carioca: Technologies of Mixing in a Brazilian Music Scene by Frederick Moehn (review)

pp. 314-315

Economic History

Creating Mexican Consumer Culture in the Age of Porfirio Díaz by Steven B. Bunker (review)

pp. 315-316

The Nitrate King: A Biography of “Colonel” John Thomas North by William Edmundson (review)

pp. 316-317

Workers Go Shopping in Argentina: The Rise of Popular Consumer Culture by Natalia Milanesio (review)

pp. 317-319

Family/Gender Studies

The Women’s Suffrage Movement and Feminism in Argentina from Roca to Perón by Gregory Hammond (review)

pp. 319-320

Creating a Common Table in Twentieth-Century Argentina: Doña Petrona, Women, and Food by Rebekah E. Pite (review)

pp. 320-322

For Tranquility and Order: Family and Community on Mexico’s Northern Frontier, 1800–1850 by Laura M. Shelton (review)

pp. 322-323

Global and Transnational History

Beyond Borders: A History of Mexican Migration to the United States by Timothy J. Henderson (review)

pp. 324-325

Radical Moves: Caribbean Migrants and the Politics of Race in the Jazz Age by Lara Putnam (review)

pp. 325-326

River of Hope: Forging Identity and Nation in the Rio Grande Borderlands by Omar S. Valerio-Jiménez (review)

pp. 326-328

History and Memory

Houses in a Landscape: Memory and Everyday Life in Mesoamerica by Julia A. Hendon (review)

pp. 328-329

Outside the Hacienda Walls: The Archaeology of Plantation Peonage in Nineteenth-Century Yucatán by Allan Meyers (review)

pp. 329-330

Knowing History in Mexico: An Ethnography of Citizenship by Trevor Stack (review)

pp. 330-332

Politics and Governance

Visions of Power in Cuba: Revolution, Redemption, and Resistance, 1959–1971 by Lillian Guerra (review)

pp. 332-333

The Rise of Ethnic Politics in Latin America by Raúl L. Madrid (review)

pp. 334-335

Spaniards in the Colonial Empire: Creoles vs. Peninsulars? by Mark A. Burkholder (review)

pp. 335-337

Waking from the Dream: Mexico’s Middle Classes after 1968 by Louise Walker (review)

pp. 337-338

Religion and Religious Practices

Death by Effigy: A Case from the Mexican Inquisition by Luis R. Corteguera (review)

pp. 338-339

Cement, Earthworms, and Cheese Factories: Religion and Community Development in Rural Ecuador by Jill DeTemple (review)

pp. 339-341

Performing Piety: Making Sacred Space with the Virgin of Guadalupe by Elaine A. Peña (review)

pp. 341-342

Science, Medicine, and Technology

Views of the Cordilleras and Monuments of the Indigenous Peoples of the Americas by Alexander Von Humboldt (review)

pp. 343-344

Cybernetic Revolutionaries: Technology and Politics in Allende’s Chile by Eden Medina (review)

pp. 344-345


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