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Colonial Latin America, Crime and Punishment in

Mark Lentz

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

Crime and Punishment in Colonial Latin AmericaIntroductionSpanish and Portuguese claims to American territories led to the passage of many early laws ...

Colonial Latin America, Pilgrimage in

Joel Palka, Ramon Folch

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

Pilgrimage in Colonial Latin AmericaIntroductionLatin American pilgrimage shrines from pre-Columbian times to the present have been linked to prominen...

Colonial Legal History of Peru

Alcira Dueñas, Renzo Honores

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Colonial Legal History of PeruIntroductionAfter about 150 years of institutional history, historians, legal anthropologists, and lawyers shifted the f...

Colonial New Granada

Santiago Muñoz Arbeláez

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-04-24

Colonial New GranadaIntroductionIn the 1530s, the Spanish conquistador Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada coined the term “New Kingdom of Granada” to talk abo...

Colonial Portuguese Amazon Region, from the 17th to 18th Centuries

Rafael Chambouleyron

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Colonial Portuguese Amazon Region, from the 17th to 18th CenturiesIntroductionThe colonial Portuguese Amazon region constituted a separate province of...

Contemporary Indigenous Social and Political Thought

Juan Carlos Grijalva

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Contemporary Indigenous Social and Political ThoughtIntroductionThe contemporary continental emergence of a significant number of indigenous intellect...

Contemporary Maya, The

Paul Eiss

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Contemporary Maya Introduction Any consideration of the subject of the “contemporary Maya” must begin by recognizing that the people groupe...

Cortés, Hernán

Peter Sorensen

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

Hernán CortésIntroductionHernán Cortés (b. 1485–d. 1547) was a central figure in the military, political, and economic colonization of Mesoamerica in ...

Costa Rica

David Diaz-Arias

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Costa Rica Introduction Costa Rica has been studied extensively by social scientists. Indeed, the number of historical works on Costa Rica is ...

Cuban Revolution, The

Louis A. Pérez

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Cuban RevolutionIntroductionThe triumph of the Cuban Revolution on 1 January 1959 immediately called attention to a country hardly thought about i...

de Alva Ixtlilxochitl, Fernando

Amber Brian

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2020-08-26

Fernando de Alva IxtlilxochitlIntroductionDon Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochitl (b. c. 1578–d. 1650) is a relatively unknown figure outside of specialist...

Dependency Theory in Latin American History

Miguel Reyes Hernández, Miguel Alejandro López López

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Dependency Theory in Latin American HistoryIntroductionThis article examines dependency theory, focusing especially on Latin America. Dependency theor...

Development of Architecture in New Spain, 1500–1810, The

Cristina Ratto

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

The Development of Architecture in New Spain, 1500–1810IntroductionDuring 1519, Hernán Cortés, on behalf of the Spanish Crown, initiated the process o...

Development of Painting in Peru, 1520–1820, The

Maya Stanfield-Mazzi

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Development of Painting in Peru, 1520–1820 Introduction The artistic traditions of Peru were transformed after the Spanish conquest of the ...

Drug Trades in Latin America

Paul Gootenberg

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

Drug Trades in Latin America Introduction Illicit drug trades of the Americas in the early 21st century are worth, in rough estimates, about...

Dutch in South America and the Caribbean, The

Christopher Ebert

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-03-27

The Dutch in South America and the CaribbeanIntroductionThe concept of “Latin America” gained currency only in modern times, and its use as an organiz...

Early Colonial Forms of Native Expression in Mexico and Peru

Lori Boornazian Diel

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Early Colonial Forms of Native Expression in Mexico and Peru ...

Economies from Independence to Industrialization

Humberto Morales Moreno, Miguel Reyes Hernández

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

Economies from Independence to IndustrializationIntroductionBetween the fall of Spanish rule in continental America and the emergence of Latin America...

Ecuador

O. Hugo Benavides

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Ecuador Introduction Ecuador has a very diverse geographical landscape: Pacific coast, Andean highland, Amazonian rain forest, and Galapagos a...

Ecuador, La Generación del 30 in

O. Hugo Benavides

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

La Generación del 30 in EcuadorIntroductionLa Generación del 30 is one of the most important Ecuadorian literary movements. For many, the importance o...

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