Vol 27 No 2 (2016)

Book Reviews

Manolo E. Vela Castañeda
KIRSTEN WELD: Paper Cadavers: The Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala. Durham: Duke University Press Books, 2014.
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David Rock
PAULO DRINOT AND ALAN KNIGHT (EDS.): The Great Depression in Latin America. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014
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Pablo Alabarces
PABLO SCHARAGRODSKY: Miradas Medicas sobre la Cultura Fisica en Argentina. Buenos Aires: Prometeo, 2014.
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Alejandro Portes
BRODWYN FISCHER, BRYAN MCCANN AND JAVIER AUYERO (EDS.): Cities From Scratch: Poverty and Informality in Urban Latin America. Durham: Duke University Press Books 2014.
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Héctor Fernández L’Hoeste
ANA MARÍA OCHOA GAUTIER: Aurality: Listening and Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century Colombia. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2014.
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Susan Besse
MARCIA OCHOA: Queen for a Day: Transformistas, Beauty Queens, and the Performance of Femininity in Venezuela. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014.
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Malena Chinski
ALEJANDRO DUJOVNE: Una historia del libro judío: La cultura judía argentina a través de sus editores, libreros, traductores, imprentas y bibliotecas. Buenos Aires: Siglo Veintiuno, 2014.
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Luis Herrán Avila
SEBASTIÁN CARASSAI: The Argentine Silent Majority: Middle Classes, Politics, Violence and Memory in the Seventies. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2014.
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Rafael R. Ioris
REBECCA J. ATENCIO: Memory’s Turn: Reckoning with Dictatorship in Brazil. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2014.
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Judah M. Cohen
MOSHE MORAD: Fiesta de diez pesos: Music and Gay Identity in Special Period Cuba. Surrey: Ashgate, 2014.
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Nahuel Ribke
YEIDY M. RIVERO: Broadcasting Modernity: Cuban Commercial Television. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015.
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Robert M. Buffington
MARY KAY VAUGHAN: Portrait of a Young Painter: Pepe Zúñiga and Mexico City’s Rebel Generation. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015.
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Electronic Book Reviews - Available only on our website

Tamar Herzog
MARY E. VAN DEUSEN. Global Indios: The Indigenous Struggle for Justice in Sixteenth-Century Spain. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2015.
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Evelyne Laurent-Perrault
ANN TWINAM: Purchasing Whiteness. Pardos, Mulatttos, and the Quest for Social Mobility in the Spanish Indies. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 2015.
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James A. Wood
JAMES E. SANDERS: The Vanguard of the Atlantic World: Creating Modernity, Nation, and Democracy in Nineteenth-Century Latin America. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014.
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Matthew Vitz
CHRISTOPHER R. BOYER. Political Landscapes: Forests, Conservation, and Community in Mexico. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015.
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Daniel S. Haworth
TERRY RUGELEY. The River People in Flood Time: The Civil Wars in Tabasco, Spoiler of Empires. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014.
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Aaron Ansell
DURVAL MUNIZ DE ALBUQUERQUE JR. The Invention of the Brazilian Northeast Durham: Duke University Press. 2014.
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Marcelo Bonnassiolle Cortés
PETER WINN, STEVE J. STERN, FEDERICO LORENZ Y ALDO MARCHESI. No hay mañana sin ayer: Batallas por la memoria histórica en el Cono Sur. Santiago: LOM Ediciones, 2014.
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José Luis Rénique
PAULO DRINOT (ED): Peru in Theory. New York: Palgrave McMillan, 2014.
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Tzvi Tal
JORGE A. KULEMEYER, La danza de los Diablos: Usos del patrimonio cultural en el área andina. San Salvador de Jujuy: Editorial de la Universidad Nacional de Jujuy, 2014.
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Amelia Rosenberg Weinreb
MARGALIT BEJARANO. The Jewish Community of Cuba: Memory and History. Jerusalem: Hebrew University Magnes Press, 2014.
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