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Oaxaca, Conquest and Colonial

Michel R. Oudijk

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Conquest and Colonial Oaxaca Introduction The present state of Oaxaca in southern Mexico is particularly known for the Classic-period archaeolo...

Painting in New Spain, 1521–1820

Aaron Hyman, Barbara E. Mundy

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Painting in New Spain, 1521–1820IntroductionThe modern study of the painting of New Spain, as the region controlled by the viceroy who had his seat in...

Paraguayan War (War of the Triple Alliance)

Bridget Chesterton, Thomas Whigham

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Paraguayan War (War of the Triple Alliance) Introduction Between 1864 and 1870 Paraguay engaged in a large-scale war against its neighbors Bra...

Pastoralism in the Andes

Penelope Dransart

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

Pastoralism in the AndesGeneral IntroductionThe topic considered in this bibliography has emerged fairly recently. Pastoralism is a subsistence econom...

Paz, Octavio

Clara Román-Odio, J. Sebastián Chavez Erazo

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-04-24

Octavio PazIntroductionOctavio Paz (b. 1914–d. 1998) ranks among the most influential Latin American poets and intellectuals of the 20th century. Full...

Perón and Peronism

Samuel Amaral

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Perón and Peronism Introduction Peronism is an Argentine political phenomenon born on 17 October 1945. Its name comes from an army colonel name...

Peru, Colonial

Karen B. Graubart, María Cecilia Ulrickson

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Colonial PeruIntroductionThe Andean region, consisting of the modern states of Bolivia, Peru, and Ecuador and extending from the Amazonian jungles to ...

Peru, Conquest of

Kris Lane

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Conquest of Peru Introduction On 16 November 1532, the Inca emperor Atahuallpa (or Atawallpa) received 168 Spanish visitors and at least one in...

Peru, Slavery in

Tamara Walker

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Slavery in Peru Introduction Africans arrived in what is now Peru alongside the first Spanish conquistadores. They served as military auxiliar...

Philippines Under Spanish Rule, 1571-1898

Edward R. Slack

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Philippines Under Spanish Rule, 1571-1898IntroductionMiguel López de Legazpi’s (b. 1502–d. 1572) conquest of Manila in 1571 ushered in a 327-year epoc...

Photography in the History of Race and Nation

Deborah Poole

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Photography in the History of Race and Nation Introduction Within months of Daguerre’s announcement of the invention of photography in France ...

Piracy

Kris Lane

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Piracy Introduction From early colonization in the 1490s to independence in the 1820s, piracy, or larceny at or by descent from the sea, plague...

Political Exile in Latin America

Luis Roniger

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Political Exile in Latin America Introduction Since independence, political exile—as both expulsion and expatriation—has been a major mechanis...

Ponce de León

Diana Reigelsperger

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

Ponce de LeónIntroductionJuan Ponce de León was an important figure in the early years of the Spanish exploration and conquest of the Caribbean. He pa...

Popular Culture and Globalization

O. Hugo Benavides

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Popular Culture and Globalization Introduction Latin America has never been an isolated geographical and cultural region. This global interact...

Popular Movements in 19th-Century Latin America

James Sanders

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Popular Movements in 19th-Century Latin AmericaIntroductionAfter most of Latin America became independent from Spain in the 1820s, popular groups face...

Post Conquest Aztecs

John F. Schwaller

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Post-Conquest Aztecs

Post-Conquest Demographic Collapse

Douglas Ubelaker, Keitlyn E. Alcantara

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Post-Contact Demographic Collapse Introduction The post-contact demographic collapse is firmly documented in Latin America but not fully under...

Poverty in Latin America

Amos Megged

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Poverty in Latin AmericaIntroductionThe theme of poverty in Latin America encompasses a whole range of problems that evolved throughout the centuries ...

Pre-conquest Mesoamerican States, The

Andrew K. Balkansky, Nathan J. Meissner

Subject: Latin American Studies »

Date Added: 2018-10-25

The Pre-conquest Mesoamerican StatesIntroductionSpanish eyewitnesses from the conquest period of the 1520s described “enchanted visions” and “dreams” ...

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