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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...

Las Casas, Bartolomé de

Lawrence A. Clayton

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Bartolomé De Las Casas Introduction After Christopher Columbus there is no more prominent figure in the Spanish conquest of the Americas/the E...

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...

Legal History of the State and Church in 18th Century New Spain

Margarita Bornemann Menegus

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

Legal History of the State and Church in 18th Century New Spain Introduction The existing literature on the legal history of 18th-century New ...

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 ...

Martí, José, and Cuba

Jorge Camacho

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

José Martí and Cuba ...

Mestizaje and the Legacy of José María Arguedas

O. Hugo Benavides

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Mestizaje and the Legacy of José María Arguedas Introduction José María Arguedas (b. 1911–d. 1969) is by far the most important intellectual w...

Mexican Revolution, 1910–1940, The

Alan Knight, Jaime Rodriguez

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Mexican Revolution, 1910–1940 Introduction The Mexican Revolution, as an armed movement, began in 1910; though opinions differ, it is safe ...

Mexican-US Relations

John Mason Hart

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Mexican-US Relations Introduction The multifaceted history of Mexican and US relationships began in the later 18th century with the arrival of...

Mexico, Conquest of

Camilla Townsend

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Conquest of Mexico Introduction The conquest of Mexico has fascinated the world for many generations. Most works have focused on the Spaniards’...

Migration to the United States

Timothy J. Henderson

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Migration to the United States Introduction The literature on Latin American migration to the United States is vast, and a bibliography of thi...

Military and Modern Latin America, The

Zachary Morgan

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Military and Modern Latin America Introduction The history of modern Latin America can be understood through the lens of militarization. I...

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