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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,...

Havana

Guadalupe García

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

HavanaIntroductionThe Cuban city of San Cristóbal de la Habana has been a nodal point of economic, commercial, political, and cultural exchange since ...

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 HistoryIntroductionFood consumption, production, and nutrition patterns reflect the broad changes in Latin American history since before the conq...

Honor in Latin America to 1900

Sonya Lipsett-Rivera

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Honor in Latin America, to 1900IntroductionHonor was a value system that governed the lives of colonial and early national Latin Americans. It structu...

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 AmericaIntroductionLatin American horror literature and film is manifold, a heterogeneous landscape with perhap...

Hospitals

Heather Vrana

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-04-21

HospitalsIntroductionContemporary readers likely have a narrow view of hospitals. But prior to the 19th century, hospitals were used for many purposes...

Human Rights in Latin America

Rachel May

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Human Rights in Latin AmericaIntroductionHuman rights can be defined in many ways within an array of different intellectual paradigms. In the most gen...

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...

Independence in Argentina

Daniel K. Lewis

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

Independence in ArgentinaIntroductionThe topic of Argentina’s break from Spain and toward independence has concerned Argentine historians since the la...

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...

Indigenous Voices in Literature

Juan Carlos Grijalva

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Indigenous Voices in LiteratureIntroductionThe indigenous peoples of Abya Yala (Latin America)—which in the Kuna language means “Land in Its Full Matu...

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 ...

Jesuits in Colonial Latin America

Guillermo Wilde

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Jesuits in Colonial Latin AmericaIntroductionThe Jesuits have impacted the history of colonial Latin America as have few other religious orders. Found...

Jewish Presence in Latin America, The

David William Foster

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

The Jewish Presence in Latin AmericaIntroductionThere has been (essentially unproven) speculation that Jews reached the Americas with Columbus’s voyag...

José María Arguedas and Early 21st Century Cultural and Political Theories

Tara Daly, Irina Feldman

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-06-26

José María Arguedas and Early 21st Century Cultural and Political TheoriesIntroductionJosé María Arguedas (born in Andahuaylas, Peru, in 1911; died in...

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...

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