The Americas

The Americas
Volume 61, Number 1, July 2004

CONTENTS

    Adorno, Rolena.
  • The Archive and the Internet
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kongelige Bibliotek (Denmark)
    • Digital libraries -- Denmark -- Copenhagen.
    • Guamán Poma de Ayala, Felipe, fl. 1613. Primer nueva coronica i buen gobierno.
    Wadsworth, James E.
  • In the Name of the Inquisition: The Portuguese Inquisition and Delegated Authority in Colonial Pernambuco, Brazil
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    Subject Headings:
    • Inquisition -- Brazil -- Pernambuco -- History.
    Cueto, Marcos.
  • Social Medicine and "Leprosy" in the Peruvian Amazon
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    Subject Headings:
    • Social medicine -- Peru -- History -- 20th century.
    • Leprosy -- Social aspects -- Peru -- History -- 20th century.
    Dorn, Glenn J.
  • "Exclusive Domination" or "Short Term Imperialism:" The Peruvian Response to U.S.-Argentine Rivalry, 1946-1950
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    Subject Headings:
    • Peru -- Politics and government -- 1919-1968.
    • Peru -- Foreign economic relations -- Argentina.
    • Argentina -- Foreign economic relations -- Peru.
    • Argentina -- Foreign relations -- 1943-1955.
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Latin America.
    • Latin America -- Foreign relations -- United States.
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1953.

Inter-American Notes

Reviews

    Schwaller, John Frederick.
  • Guide to the Manuscripts Concerning Baja California in the Collections of the Bancroft Library (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Beebe, Rose Marie. Guide to the manuscripts concerning Baja California in the collections of the Bancroft Library.
    • Senkewicz, Robert M., 1947-
    • Bancroft Library -- Catalogs.
    Lutz, Christopher, 1941-
  • Extractos de Escrituras Públicas. Archivo General de Centro América (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Falla, Juan José, ed. Extractos de escrituras públicas: Archivo General de Centro América.
    • Guatemala (Guatemala) -- History -- Sources.
    Andrews, George Reid, 1951-
  • Identidades secretas: la negritud argentina (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Solomianski, Alejandro, 1963- Identidades secretas: la negritud argentina.
    • Argentina -- Civilization.
    Schwaller, John Frederick.
  • Mesoamerican Architecture as a Cultural Symbol (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kowalski, Jeff Karl, 1951-, ed. Mesoamerican architecture as a cultural symbol.
    • Indian architecture -- Mexico.
    Burkholder, Mark A., 1943-
  • Apogee of Empire: Spain and New Spain in the Age of Charles III, 1759-1789 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Stein, Stanley J. Apogee of empire: Spain and New Spain in the age of Charles III, 1759-1789.
    • Stein, Barbara H.
    • Spain -- Commerce -- America -- History -- 18th century.
    Chambers, Sarah C., 1963-
  • Defining Nations: Immigrants and Citizens in Early Modern Spain and Spanish America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Herzog, Tamar. Defining nations: immigrants and citizens in early modern Spain and Spanish America.
    • Citizenship -- Spain -- Castile -- History -- 18th century.
    Turits, Richard Lee.
  • A Turbulent Time: The French Revolution and the Greater Caribbean (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gaspar, David Barry, ed. Turbulent time: the French Revolution and the Greater Caribbean.
    • Geggus, David Patrick, ed.
    • West Indies -- History.
    Tenorio, Mauricio.
  • Monuments of Progress: Modernization and Public Health in Mexico City, 1876-1910 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Agostoni, Claudia. Monuments of progress: modernization and public health in Mexico City, 1876-1910.
    • Sanitary engineering -- Mexico -- Mexico City -- History.
    Santoni, Pedro.
  • Sueñan las piedras: Alzamiento ocurrido en la ciudad de México, 14, 15, y 16 de septiembre de 1847 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Granados, Luis Fernando. Sueñan las piedras: alzamiento ocurrido en la ciudad de México, 14, 15, y 16 de septiembre de 1847.
    • Mexico City (Mexico) -- History -- American occupation, 1847-1848.
    Uribe Uran, Victor.
  • The Political Power of the Word: Press and Oratory in Nineteenth-Century Latin America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jaksic, Ivan, 1954-, ed. Political power of the word: press and oratory in nineteenth-century Latin America.
    • Press and politics -- Latin America -- History -- 19th century.
    Vega, Patricia.
  • Una imprenta de provincia: El taller de los Sibaja en Alajuela, Costa Rica (1867-1969) (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Molina Jiménez, Iván. Imprenta de provincia: el taller de los Sibaja en Alajuela, Costa Rica (1867-1969)
    • Sibaja Martínez, Joaquín.
    Stavig, Ward.
  • From Rebellion to Independence in the Andes: Soundings from Southern Peru, 1750-1830 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cahill, David Patrick. From rebellion to independence in the Andes: soundings from southern Peru, 1750-1830.
    • Peru -- History -- 1548-1820.
    Daitsman-Villalobos, Andy.
  • Chile: The Making of a Republic 1830-1865 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Collier, Simon. Chile: the making of a republic 1830-1865.
    • Chile -- Politics and government -- 1824-1920.
    Supplee, Joan E.
  • Right Wing Women in Chile: Feminine Power and the Struggle Against Allende, 1964-1973 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Power, Margaret, 1953- Right wing women in Chile: feminine power and the struggle against Allende, 1964-1973.
    • Women in politics -- Chile -- History -- 20th century.
    Adams, Rachel.
  • Countering the Counterculture: Rereading Postwar American Dissent from Jack Kerouac to Tomas Rivera (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Martínez, Manuel Luis. Countering the counterculture: rereading postwar American dissent from Jack Kerouac to Tomas Rivera.
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    Legrás, Horacio.
  • The Latin American Subaltern Studies Reader (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rodríguez, Ileana, ed. Latin American subaltern studies reader.
    • Marginality, Social -- Latin America.
    Romero, Robert Chao, 1972-
  • Searching for Home Abroad: Japanese Brazilians and Transnationalism (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Lesser, Jeff, ed. Searching for home abroad: Japanese Brazilians and transnationalism.
    • Brazilians -- Japan.
    Landolt, Patricia.
  • Conflictos migratorios transnacionales y respuestas comunitarias (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Binford, Leigh, 1948-, ed. Conflictos migratorios transnacionales y respuestas comunitarias.
    • D'Aubeterre Buznego, María Eugenia, ed.
    • Alien labor, Mexican - United States -- Social conditions.
    Bjork, Katharine.
  • Imposing Decency: The Politics of Sexuality and Race in Puerto Rico, 1870-1920 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Findlay, Eileen. Imposing decency: the politics of sexuality and race in Puerto Rico, 1870-1920.
    • Prostitution -- Government policy -- Puerto Rico -- History.
    Ness, Sally Ann.
  • Shaping Society Through Dance: Mestizo Ritual Performance in the Peruvian Andes (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Mendoza, Zoila S., 1960- Shaping society through dance: mestizo ritual performance in the Peruvian Andes.
    • Folk dancing -- Peru -- Cuzco.
    Hernández, Mark A.
  • Cortijo's wake/El entierro de Cortijo (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rodríguez Juliá, Edgardo, 1946- Cortijo's wake/El entierro de Cortijo.
    • Flores, Juan, tr.
    • Cortijo, Rafael.
    Regalado, Samuel O. (Samuel Octavio), 1953-
  • Sport in Latin America and the Caribbean (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Arbena, Joseph, ed. Sport in Latin America and the Caribbean.
    • LaFrance, David G. (David Gerald), 1948-, ed.
    • Sports -- Latin America.
    Nash, June C., 1927-
  • Crafting Tradition: The Making and Marketing of Oaxacan Wood Carvings (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Chibnik, Michael, 1946- Crafting tradition: the making and marketing of Oaxacan wood carvings.
    • Indian wood-carving -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley.
    Connell, William F.
  • Natural and Moral History of the Indies (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Acosta, José de, 1540-1600. Natural and moral history of the Indies.
    • Mangan, Jane E., 1969-, ed.
    • Mignolo, Walter.
    • López-Morillas, Frances M., tr.
    • America -- Early works to 1600.
    Kanter, Deborah Ellen.
  • Women Who Live Evil Lives: Gender, Religion, & the Politics of Power in Colonial Guatemala (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Few, Martha, 1964- Women who live evil lives: gender, religion, & the politics of power in colonial Guatemala.
    • Women -- Guatemala -- Antigua -- Social conditions -- 17th century.
    Brown, Kendall W., 1949-
  • The Silver King: The Remarkable Life of the Count of Regla in Colonial Mexico (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Couturier, Edith Boorstein, 1929- Silver king: the remarkable life of the Count of Regla in colonial Mexico.
    • Romero de Terreros, Pedro, conde de Regla, 1710-1781.
    Kuethe, Allan J., 1940-
  • El Oriente cubano durante el gobierno del obispo Joaquín de Osés y Alzúa (1790-1823) (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Irisarri Aguirre, Ana. Oriente cubano durante el gobierno del obispo Joaquín de Osés y Alzúa (1790-1823)
    • Osés y Alzúa, Joaquín de, 1750-1823.
    Wolfe, Justin, 1968-
  • Nicaragua's Conservative Republic, 1858-93 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cruz S., Arturo J. (Cruz Sequeira) Nicaragua's conservative republic, 1858-93.
    • Nicaragua -- Politics and government -- 1838-1909.
    Gambone, Michael D., 1963-
  • The Real Contra War: Highlander Peasant Resistance in Nicaragua (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brown, Timothy C. (Timothy Charles), 1938- Real Contra War: highlander peasant resistance in Nicaragua.
    • Nicaragua -- Politics and government -- 1979-1990.
    Dicklitch, Susan, 1966-
  • The Origins of Indigenism: Human Rights and the Politics of Identity (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Niezen, Ronald. Origins of indigenism: human rights and the politics of identity.
    • Indigenous peoples -- Politics and government.
    Tizon, Orlando.
  • Violence Workers: Police Torturers and Murderers Reconstruct Brazilian Atrocities (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Huggins, Martha Knisely, 1944- Violence workers: police torturers and murderers reconstruct Brazilian atrocities.
    • Haritos-Fatouros, Mika, 1930-
    • Zimbardo, Philip G.
    • Police brutality -- Brazil.
    Rock, David, 1945-
  • Fascismo, liturgia e imaginario: El mito del general Uriburu y la Argentina nacionalista (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Finchelstein, Federico, 1975- Fascismo, liturgia e imaginario: el mito del General Uriburu y la Argentina nacionalista.
    • Argentina -- Politics and government -- 1910-1943.
    Bowes, John P.
  • Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indian Project in the Field (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gidley, M. (Mick), ed. Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indian project in the field.
    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952.
    Reséndez, Andrés.
  • The Guaymas Chronicles: La Mandadera (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Stuart, David E. Guaymas chronicles: la mandadera.
    • Guaymas (Sonora, Mexico) -- Description and travel.
    Holden, Robert H.
  • Historical Atlas of Central America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hall, Carolyn, 1947- Historical atlas of Central America.
    • Pérez Brignoli, Héctor.
    • Cotter, John V.
    • Central America -- Historical geography -- Maps.

Documentary Film Reviews

    Zolov, Eric.
  • 1932: Scars of Memory (Cicatriz de la Memoria) (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gould, Jeffrey L., dir. 1932: scars of memory (cicatriz de la memoria) [video]
    • Henríquez Consalvi, Carlos, 1947-, dir.
    • El Salvador -- History -- 1838-1944.

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