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Violence, Coercion, and State-Making in Twentieth-Century MexicoThe Other Half of the Centaur

Violence, Coercion, and State-Making in Twentieth-Century Mexico: The Other Half of the Centaur

Wil G. Pansters (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804781589
eISBN:
9780804784474
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804781589.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Mexico is currently undergoing a crisis of violence and insecurity that poses serious threats to democratic transition and rule of law. This is the first book to put these developments in the context ... More

Voice from the NorthResurrecting Regional Identity Through the Life and Work of Yi Sihang (1672–1736)

Voice from the North: Resurrecting Regional Identity Through the Life and Work of Yi Sihang (1672–1736)

Sun Joo Kim

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804783811
eISBN:
9780804786652
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783811.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This book intends to resurrect the forgotten historical memory of people, family, lineage, and region, while at the same time enriching the social history of late Chosŏn Korea, by examining the life ... More

Waking from the DreamMexico's Middle Classes after 1968

Waking from the Dream: Mexico's Middle Classes after 1968

Louise E. Walker

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804781510
eISBN:
9780804784573
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804781510.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

When the postwar boom began to dissipate in the late 1960s, Mexico's middle classes awoke to a new, economically terrifying world. And following massacres of students at peaceful protests in 1968 and ... More

“We Are Now the True Spaniards”Sovereignty, Revolution, Independence, and the Emergence of the Federal Republic of Mexico, 1808-1824

“We Are Now the True Spaniards”: Sovereignty, Revolution, Independence, and the Emergence of the Federal Republic of Mexico, 1808-1824

Jaime Rodriguez O.

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804778305
eISBN:
9780804784634
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804778305.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book is a radical reinterpretation of the process that led to Mexican independence in 1821—one that emphasizes Mexico's continuity with Spanish political culture. During its final decades under ... More

What RemainsComing to Terms with Civil War in 19th Century China

What Remains: Coming to Terms with Civil War in 19th Century China

Tobie Meyer-Fong

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804754255
eISBN:
9780804785594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754255.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

The Taiping Rebellion was one of the costliest civil wars in human history. Tens of millions of people lost their lives, as Chinese rebels, imperial armies, and local militias clashed across the ... More

The Woman Who Turned Into a Jaguar, and Other Narratives of Native Women in Archives of Colonial Mexico

The Woman Who Turned Into a Jaguar, and Other Narratives of Native Women in Archives of Colonial Mexico

Lisa Sousa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780804756402
eISBN:
9781503601116
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756402.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

The Woman Who Turned Into a Jaguar examines gender relations in indigenous societies of central Mexico and Oaxaca from the 1520s to the 1750s, focusing mainly on the Nahua, Ñudzahui (Mixtec), Bènizàa ... More

A World Trimmed with FurWild Things, Pristine Places, and the Natural Fringes of Qing Rule

A World Trimmed with Fur: Wild Things, Pristine Places, and the Natural Fringes of Qing Rule

Jonathan Schlesinger

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780804799966
eISBN:
9781503600683
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804799966.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

Based on three years of archival research, A World Trimmed with Fur uses Chinese, Manchu, Mongolian records to rethink China’s environmental history in the years 1760-1830, when a rush for natural ... More

Youth and EmpireTrans-Colonial Childhoods in British and French Asia

Youth and Empire: Trans-Colonial Childhoods in British and French Asia

David M. Pomfret

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804795173
eISBN:
9780804796866
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804795173.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

The book confronts the history of childhood and youth for the light it can shed upon the history of empire more generally. It moves beyond conventional national or imperial frameworks and uses a ... More

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