restricted access   Volume 71, Number 1, July 2014

Table of Contents

Publish, Don’t Perish: A Glimpse Behind the Scenes in Academic Publishing

pp. 1-7
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Spaniards in the Nahua City of Xochimilco: Colonial Society and Cultural Change in Central Mexico, 1650–1725

pp. 9-35
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Notaries of Color in Colonial Panama: Limpieza de Sangre, Legislation, and Imperial Practices in the Administration of the Spanish Empire

pp. 37-69
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Military Orders in Nineteenth-Century Brazil: Portuguese Tradition, the Holy See, and the Independent Nation

pp. 71-99
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Confraternities and Popular Conservatism on the Frontier: Mexico’s Sierra del Nayarit in the Nineteenth Century

pp. 101-130
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Inter-American Notes: Awards, Fellowships, and Prizes

pp. 131-133
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Books in Brief

The Chile Reader: History, Culture, Politics ed. by Elizabeth Quay Hutchison et al. (review)

pp. 133-137
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The Paraguay Reader: History, Culture, Politics ed. by Peter Lambert and Andrew Nickson (review)

pp. 137-139
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Reviews

Guano and the Opening of the Pacific World: A Global Ecological History by Gregory T. Cushman (review)

pp. 141-144
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Africana/Slavery & Diaspora Studies

Fear of French Negroes: Transcolonial Collaboration in the Revolutionary Americas by Sara E. Johnson (review)

pp. 144-145
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Cultural/Literary Studies

The Scramble for the Amazon and the “Lost Paradise” of Euclides da Cunha by Susanna B. Hecht (review)

pp. 146-147
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Days of National Festivity in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1823–1889 by Hendrik Kraay (review)

pp. 147-148
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Eating Puerto Rico: A History of Food, Culture, and Identity by Cruz Miguel Ortiz Cuadra (review)

pp. 148-150
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Los rostros del honor. Normas culturales y estrategias de promoción social en Chile colonial, siglo xviii by Verónica Undurraga Schüler (review)

pp. 150-151
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Distance and Documents at the Spanish Empire’s Periphery by Sylvia Sellers-García (review)

pp. 151-153
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Latino/Border Studies

Riding Lucifer’s Line: Ranger Deaths along the Texas-Mexican Border by Bob Alexander (review)

pp. 153-154
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A World Not to Come: A History of Latino Writing and Print Culture by Raúl Coronado (review)

pp. 154-155
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Shaping the Immigration Debate: Contending Civil Societies on the US-Mexico Border by Cari Lee Skogberg Eastman (review)

pp. 156-157
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Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States by Felipe Fernández-Armesto (review)

pp. 157-158
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Harvest of Empire by Peter Getzels (review)

pp. 158-160
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Travelers to the Other World: A Maya View of North America by Romin Teratol and Antzelmo Péres (review)

pp. 160-161
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Politics/Governance

Precarious Democracies: Understanding Regime Stability and Change in Colombia and Venezuela by Ana Maria Bejarano (review)

pp. 161-163
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Mexico’s Once and Future Revolution: Social Upheaval and the Challenge of Rule since the Late Nineteenth Century by Gilbert M. Joseph and Jürgen Buchenau (review)

pp. 163-164
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Modernizing Minds in El Salvador: Education Reform and the Cold War, 1960–1980 by Héctor Lindo-Fuentes and Erik Ching (review)

pp. 164-167
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Imperial Portugal in the Age of Atlantic Revolutions: The Luso-Brazilian World, c. 1770–1850 by Gabriel Paquette (review)

pp. 167-168
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Che on My Mind by Margaret Randall (review)

pp. 168-170
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Religion/Religious Practices

Religion and State Formation in Postrevolutionary Mexico by Ben Fallaw (review)

pp. 171-172
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La Iglesia en el México colonial by Antonio Rubial García (review)

pp. 172-173
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Ignacio Ellacuría: Essays on History, Liberation, and Salvation ed. by Michael E. Lee (review)

pp. 173-175
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For God and Revolution: Priest, Peasant, and Agrarian Socialism in the Mexican Huasteca by Mark Saad Saka (review)

pp. 175-176
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Object and Apparition: Envisioning the Christian Divine in the Colonial Andes by Maya Stanfield-Mazzi (review)

pp. 177-178
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In Defence of the Faith: Joaquim Marques de Araújo, a Comissario in the Age of Inquisitional Decline by James Wadsworth (review)

pp. 178-179
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Science, Medicine, and Technology

Making the Mexican Diabetic: Race, Science, and the Genetics of Inequality by Michael J. Montoya (review)

pp. 179-181
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