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The Americas 62.4 (2006) 711-727

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Number 1, July 2005

CLAH 2005 Luncheon Address: "History vs. Juan Diego"     Stafford Poole, C.M.     1

Letters and Love in Colonial Spanish America     Rebecca Earle     17

Amores Prohibidos: The Consequences of the Clash of Juridical Norms in Sixteenth-Century Peru     Susan Ramirez     47

The Politics of Death: State Funerals as Rites of Reconciliation in Porfirian Mexico, 1876-1889     Matthew Esposito     65

Number 2, October 2005

Contested Mestizos, Alleged Mulattos: Racial Identity and Caste Hierarchy in Eighteenth Century Pátzcuaro, Mexico     Aaron P. Althouse     151

The Process of Cultural Change Among Cuban Bozales During the Nineteenth Century     William C. Van Norman, Jr.     177

Religion, Gender Ideology, and the Training of Female Public Elementary School Teachers in Nineteenth Century Chile     Gertrude Yeager     209

Food, Race and Working-Class Identity: Restaurantes      Populares and Populism in 1930s Peru     Paulo Drinot     245

Number 3, January 2006

Translating Native Voices in Colonial Latin American History
Guest Editor: Susan Elizabeth Ramírez

Introduction:Lost—and Found—in Translation? The Practice of Translating, Interpreting, and Understanding the Past     Susan Elizabeth Ramírez     305

The Chalcan Woman's Song: Sex as a Political Metaphor in Fifteenth-Century Mexico      Kay A. Read     313

"What in the World Have You Done To Me, My Lover?" Sex, Servitude, and Politics among the Pre-Conquest Nahuas as Seen in the Cantares Mexicanos     Camilla Townsend     349

The Ilhuica of the Nahua:Is Heaven just a Place?     John F. Schwaller     391

The Passion According to the Wooden Drum: The Doctrinal Appropriation of a Colonial Zapotec Ritual Genre     David Tavárez     413

Document: Language and the "True Conversion" to the Holy Faith: ADocument from the Archivum Romanum Societatis Iesu, Rome, Italy     J. Michael Francis     445 [End Page 711]

Number 4, April 2006

2006 CLAH Luncheon Address: "A Personal Porfiriato: Thirty-five Years of Muddling Through Mexico (and Points South)"     Alan Knight     519

Student Politics, National Politics: Mexico's National Student Union, 1926-1943     David Espinosa     533

American "Slackers" in the Mexican Revolution: International Proletarian Politics in the Midst of a National Revolution      Dan La Botz     563

Between Institutional Survival and Intellectual Commitment: The Case of the Argentine Society of Writers during Perón's Rule, 1945-1955     Flavia Fiorucci     591

"Immigrants with Money Are No Use To Us" Race and Ethnicity in the Zona Portuaria of Rio de Janeiro, 1903-1912     Kit McPhee     623

Notes and Reviews

Inter-American Notes     95, 455, 651

Book Reviews     103, 271, 459, 659 [End Page 712]

Books Reviewed, by Title

A Nation of Villages: Riot and Rebellion in the Mexican Huasteca, 1750-1850 by Michael T. Ducey, reviewed by Eric Van Young, 2: 271-272

A New Economic History of Argentina by Gerardo della Paolera and Alan M. Taylor, eds., reviewed by Colin M. Lewis, 1: 133-134

Ambition, Federalism, and Legislative Politics in Brazil by David Samuels, reviewed by Eric Magar, 3: 498-500

An Eternal Struggle: How the National Action Party Transformed Mexican Politics by Michael J. Ard, reviewed by Aaron W. Navarro, 2: 292-293

Authoritarian Legacies and Democracy in Latin America and Southern Europe by Katherine Hite and Paola Cesarini, eds., reviewed by George Philip, 4: 694-696

Becoming Neighbors in a Mexican American Community: Power, Conflict, and Solidarity by Gilda L. Ochoa, reviewed by Leo R. Chávez, 4: 671-672

Behind the Smile: The Working Lives of Caribbean Tourism by George Gmelch, reviewed by Amanda Stronza, 4: 690-691

Cartographic Mexico: A History of State Fixations and Fugitive Landscapes by Raymond B. Craib, reviewed by Mauricio Tenorio Trillo, 2: 288-289

Casta Painting: Images of Race in Eighteenth-Century Mexico by Ilona Katzew, reviewed by Matthew Restall, 1: 122-123

Catarino Garza's Revolution on the Texas-Mexico Border by Elliott Young, reviewed by Stephen Pitti, 3: 470-471

Changing National Identities at the Frontier: Texas and New Mexico, 1800-1850 by Andrés Reséndez, reviewed by Elliott Young, 1: 119-120

Colombia y Panamá: La metamorfosis de la nación en el siglo XX by Heraclio Bonilla and Gustavo Montañez, eds., reviewed by Mary Roldán, 2: 289-291



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