The Americas

The Americas 58.2, October 2001

Contents

Articles

    Lokken, Paul.
  • Marriage as Slave Emancipation in 17th Century Guatemala
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    Subject Headings:
    • Marriage -- Guatemala -- History -- To 1821.
    • Slaves -- Guatemala -- Social conditions -- 17th century.
    Shumway, Jeffrey M.
  • "The Purity of My Blood Cannot Put Food on My Table": Changing Attitudes Towards Interracial Marriage in Nineteenth-Century Buenos Aires
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    Subject Headings:
    • Interracial marriage -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires -- History -- 19th century.
    • Buenos Aires (Argentina) -- Race relations.
    • Blacks -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires -- History -- 19th century.
    Lionetti, Lucía.
  • Ciudadanas útiles para la Patria. La educación de las 'hijas del pueblo' en Argentina (1884-1916)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Education and state -- Argentina -- History.
    • Citizenship -- Argentina -- History.
    • Civil society -- Argentina -- History.
    Kapelusz-Poppi, Anna María.
  • Rural Health and State Construction in Post-Revolutionary Mexico: The Nicolaita Project for Rural Medical Services
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rural health -- Mexico -- Michoacán de Ocampo -- History -- 1910-1946.
    • Medicine, Rural -- Mexico -- Michoacán de Ocampo -- History -- 1910-1946.
    • Díaz Barriga, Jesús, 1891-1971.
    • Arreguín Vélez, Enrique.

Book Reviews

    Chance, John K.
  • Indians, Merchants, and Markets: A Reinterpretation of the Repartimiento and Spanish-Indian Economic Relations in Colonial Oaxaca, 1750-1821 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Baskes, Jeremy, 1961- Indians, merchants, and markets: a reinterpretation of the Repartimiento and Spanish-Indian economic relations in colonial Oaxaca, 1750-1821.
    • Indians of Mexico -- Agriculture -- Mexico -- Oaxaca.
    Burkholder, Mark A., 1943-
  • La fortaleza docta: Elite letrada y dominación social en México colonial (siglos XVI-XVII) (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Chocano Mena, Magdalena. Fortaleza docta: elite letrada y dominación social en México colonial (siglos XVI-XVII)
    • Mexico -- History -- Spanish colony, 1540-1810.
    Offutt, Leslie Scott, 1949-
  • The Tepehuan Revolt of 1616: Militarism, Evangelism, and Colonialism in Seventeenth-Century Nueva Vizcaya (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gradie, Charlotte M. (Charlotte May) Tepehuan Revolt of 1616: militarism, evangelism, and colonialism in seventeenth-century Nueva Vizcaya.
    • Tepehuan Indians -- Insurrection, 1616.
    Lavrin, Asunción.
  • Daily Life in Colonial Mexico: The Journey of Friar Ilarione da Bergamo, 1761-1768 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ilarione, da Bergamo, fra, d. 1778. Daily life in colonial Mexico: the journey of Friar Ilarione da Bergamo, 1761-1768.
    • Miller, Robert Ryal, ed.
    • Orr, William J., ed.
    • Mexico -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
    Will de Chaparro, Martina E.
  • After "The Year Eighty": The Demise of Franciscan Power in Spanish New Mexico (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Norris, Jim, 1949- After "the year eighty": the demise of Franciscan power in Spanish New Mexico.
    • Franciscans -- New Mexico -- History -- 18th century.
    Schell, William, 1950-
  • Vicios públicos, virtudes privadas: La corrupción en México (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Lomnitz-Adler, Claudio, ed. Vicios públicos, virtudes privadas: la corrupción en México.
    • Political corruption -- Mexico -- History -- Congresses.
    Salvucci, Richard J., 1951-
  • Financial Decision-Making in Mexico: To Bet a Nation (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Weintraub, Sidney, 1922- Financial decision-making in Mexico: to bet a nation.
    • Mexico -- Economic conditions -- 1994-
    Rubenstein, Anne.
  • Exhibiting Mestizaje: Mexican (American) Museums in the Diaspora (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Davalos, Karen Mary, 1964- Exhibiting mestizaje: Mexican (American) museums in the diaspora.
    • Mexican-American art -- Political aspects.
    Archer, Christon I., 1940-
  • Independence and Revolution in Spanish America: Perspectives and Problems (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • McFarlane, Anthony, 1946-, ed. Independence and revolution in Spanish America: perspectives and problems.
    • Posada Carbó, Eduardo, 1956-, ed.
    • Revolutions -- America -- History -- 19th century.
    Gonçalves, Joao Felipe.
  • Citizen Emperor: Pedro II and the Making of Brazil, 1825-91 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Barman, Roderick J., 1937- Citizen emperor: Pedro II and the making of Brazil, 1825-91.
    • Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil, 1825-1891.
    Eakin, Marshall C. (Marshall Craig), 1952-
  • The Brazilian People: The Formation and Meaning of Brazil (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ribeiro, Darcy. Brazilian people: the formation and meaning of Brazil.
    • Rabassa, Gregory, tr.
    • Brazil -- Civilization.
    Klaiber, Jeffrey L.
  • Relación de la vida y milagros de San Francisco Solano (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Oré, Luis Jerónimo de, 1554-1630. Relación de la vida y milagros de San Francisco Solano.
    • Solano, Francisco, Saint, 1549-1610.
    Albó, Xavier, 1934-
  • El mesianismo y la semiotica indigena en el Alto Peru: La gran rebelión de 1780-1781 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Robins, Nicholas A., 1964- Mesianismo y la semiotica indigena en el Alto Peru: la gran rebelión de 1780-1781.
    • Escobar, Luz M., tr.
    • Baraya, Aristides, tr.
    • Peru -- History -- Insurrection of Tupac Amaru, 1780-1781.
    Parker, D. S. (David Stuart), 1960-
  • To Be a Worker: Identity and Politics in Peru (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Parodi Solari, Jorge. To be a worker: identity and politics in Peru.
    • Alstrum, James J. (James Joseph), tr.
    • Conaghan, Catherine M., tr.
    • Metal-workers -- Peru.
    Rosemblatt, Karin Alejandra.
  • Dulcinea in the Factory: Myths, Morals, Men, and Women in Colombia's Industrial Experiment, 1905-1960 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Farnsworth-Alvear, Ann, 1965- Dulcinea in the factory: myths, morals, men, and women in Colombia's industrial experiment, 1905-1960.
    • Women textile workers -- Colombia -- Medellín -- History -- 20th century.
    Pineo, Ronn F., 1954-
  • The Redemptive Work: Railway and Nation in Ecuador, 1895-1930 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Clark, A. Kim, 1964- Redemptive work: railway and nation in Ecuador, 1895-1930.
    • Compañía del Ferrocarril de Guayaquil a Quito -- History.
    Loveman, Brian.
  • Gendered Compromises: Political Cultures & the State in Chile, 1920-1950 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rosemblatt, Karin Alejandra. Gendered compromises: political cultures & the state in Chile, 1920-1950.
    • Sex role -- Political aspects -- Chile -- History -- 20th century.
    Horowitz, Joel, 1949-
  • Between Revolution and the Ballot Box: The Origins of the Argentine Radical Party (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Alonso, Paula, 1964- Between revolution and the ballot box: the origins of the Argentine Radical Party.
    • Unión Cívica Radical -- History.
    Szuchman, Mark D., 1948-
  • Children of Facundo: Caudillo and Gaucho Insurgency During the Argentine State-Formation Process (La Rioja, 1853-1870) (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • De la Fuente, Ariel. Children of Facundo: caudillo and gaucho insurgency during the Argentine state-formation process (La Rioja, 1853-1870)
    • La Rioja (Argentina : Province) -- History -- 19th century.
    Moya, Jose C., 1952-
  • Sociabilidad en Buenos Aires: Hombres, honor y cafés, 1862-1910 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gayol, Sandra. Sociabilidad en Buenos Aires: hombres, honor y cafés, 1862-1910.
    • Buenos Aires (Argentina) -- Social life and customs.
    Walker, David W. (David Wayne), 1948-
  • American Sugar Kingdom: The Plantation Economy of the Spanish Caribbean, 1898-1934 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ayala, César J. American sugar kingdom: the plantation economy of the Spanish Caribbean, 1898-1934.
    • Sugar trade -- Cuba -- History -- 20th century.
    Karasch, Mary C., 1943-
  • Centering Woman: Gender Discourses in Caribbean Slave Society (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Beckles, Hilary, 1955- Centering woman: gender discourses in Caribbean slave society.
    • Women slaves -- Caribbean Area -- Social conditions.
    Sartorius, David.
  • Bread, or Bullets!: Urban Labor and Spanish Colonialism in Cuba, 1850-1898 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Casanovas, Joan. Bread, or bullets!: urban labor and Spanish colonialism in Cuba, 1850-1898.
    • Labor movement -- Cuba -- History -- 19th century.
    Weis, W. Michael, 1955-
  • Political Policing: The United States and Latin America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Huggins, Martha Knisely, 1944- Political policing: the United States and Latin America.
    • Police -- Latin America -- International cooperation.
    Power, Margaret, 1953-
  • Uncivil Movements: The Armed Right Wing and Democracy in Latin America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Payne, Leigh A. Uncivil movements: the armed right wing and democracy in Latin America.
    • Latin America -- Politics and government -- 1980-
    Gobat, Michel.
  • Repression, Resistance, and Democratic Transition in Central America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Walker, Thomas W., 1940-, ed. Repression, resistance, and democratic transition in Central America.
    • Armony, Ariel C., ed.
    • Democracy -- Central America.
    Zolov, Eric.
  • Space in the Tropics: From Convicts to Rockets in French Guiana (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Redfield, Peter, 1965- Space in the tropics: from convicts to rockets in French Guiana.
    • Human geography -- French Guiana -- History.
    Stevens, Donald Fithian, 1953-
  • Visible Nations: Latin American Cinema and Video (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Noriega, Chon A., 1961-, ed. Visible nations: Latin American cinema and video.
    • Motion pictures -- Latin America.



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