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Gender in Colonial Brazil

Júnia Ferreira Furtado

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Gender in Colonial Brazil Introduction In Brazil, gender history became a specific branch of study very recently, although visions about the s...

Gender in Postcolonial Latin America

Florence E. Babb

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Gender in Postcolonial Latin America Introduction Gender, along with such variables as social class, race, and nationality, is viewed as a pri...

Guatemala and Yucatan, Conquest of

Laura E. Matthew

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Conquest of Guatemala and Yucatan Introduction Excellent work has been done on both the conquest wars of the 16th and 17th centuries in Guatema...

Haitian Revolution, The

Laurent Dubois, Julia Gaffield

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Haitian Revolution Introduction The Haitian revolution was a complicated and trans-regional event, one that brought together actors, ideas,...

Health and Disease in Modern Latin America, History of

Diego Armus

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

History of Health and Disease in Modern Latin America Introduction Since the early 1980s, historical studies on disease and health in modern L...

History, Cultural

Andrew Grant Wood

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Cultural History Introduction In the most inclusive sense, culture involves the creation and communication of meaning among individuals in any ...

History, Food

Enrique Ochoa

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Food History Introduction Changes in food consumption, production, and nutrition patterns reflect the broad changes in Latin American history s...

Horror in Literature and Film in Latin America

Alfredo Luiz Suppia

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Horror in Literature and Film in Latin America ...

Human Rights in Latin America

Rachel May

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Human Rights in Latin America Introduction Human rights can be defined in many ways within an array of different intellectual paradigms. In th...

Immigration in Latin America

Jose C. Moya

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Immigration in Latin America Introduction Immigration is arguably the most distinguishing historical feature of Latin America, and of the Weste...

Indigenous Elites in the Colonial Andes

David Garrett

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Indigenous Elites in the Colonial Andes Introduction While largely written out of the historiography until the last half century, indigenous e...

Indigenous Population and Justice System in Central Mexico and Oaxaca, The

Ethelia Ruiz Medrano

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

The Indigenous Population and Justice System in Central Mexico and Oaxaca Introduction The forms of justice that the colonial authorities appl...

Japanese Presence in Latin America

Jerry Garcia

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Japanese Presence in Latin America Introduction Although no consensus exists, one study argues that trans-Pacific contact or trade might have ...

Jewish Presence in Latin America, The

David William Foster

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

The Jewish Presence in Latin America Introduction There has been (essentially unproven) speculation that Jews reached the Americas with Columb...

Latin American Independence

Karen Racine

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Latin American Independence Introduction Latin American independence has spawned tens of thousands of books, articles, novels, plays, films, s...

Law and Society in Latin America since 1800

Robert Buffington

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Law and Society in Latin America since 1800 Introduction Complex intersections between legal codes, practices, and institutions, on one hand, ...

Legal History of New Spain, 16th-17th Centuries

Margarita Bornemann Menegus

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Legal History of New Spain, 16th–17th Centuries Introduction The legal history of New Spain during the 16th and 17th centuries has been studie...

Literature, Argentinian

Graciela Montaldo

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Argentinian Literature Introduction This entry is focused on Argentinean literature. Because of its historical context, Argentinean literature ...

Machado de Assis

Paul B. Dixon

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Machado de Assis ...

Maroon Societies in Latin America

Charles Beatty Medina

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Maroon Societies in Latin America ...

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