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Indigenous CitizensLocal Liberalism in Early National Oaxaca and Yucatan

Indigenous Citizens: Local Liberalism in Early National Oaxaca and Yucatan

Karen D. Caplan

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757645
eISBN:
9780804772914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757645.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book challenges the commonly held assumption that early nineteenth-century Mexican state-building was a failure of liberalism. By comparing the experiences of two Mexican states, Oaxaca and ... More

An Industrious MindThe Worlds of Sir Simonds D'Ewes

An Industrious Mind: The Worlds of Sir Simonds D'Ewes

J. Sears McGee

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780804785464
eISBN:
9780804794282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785464.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This is the first biography of Sir Simonds D’Ewes, an English country gentleman, lawyer, Puritan, historian and antiquarian who lived from 1602-1650. He left the most extensive archive of personal ... More

Internationalism, National Identities, and Study AbroadFrance and the United States, 1890-1970

Internationalism, National Identities, and Study Abroad: France and the United States, 1890-1970

Whitney Walton

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762533
eISBN:
9780804773386
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762533.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book—a long-term study of educational travel between France and the United States—suggests that, by studying abroad, ordinary people are constructively involved in international relations. It ... More

The Invisible WarIndigenous Devotions, Discipline, and Dissent in Colonial Mexico

The Invisible War: Indigenous Devotions, Discipline, and Dissent in Colonial Mexico

David Tavarez

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804773287
eISBN:
9780804777391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804773287.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

After the conquest of Mexico, colonial authorities attempted to enforce Christian beliefs among indigenous peoples—a project they envisioned as spiritual warfare. This book assesses this immense but ... More

Italy's Eighteenth CenturyGender and Culture in the Age of the Grand Tour

Italy's Eighteenth Century: Gender and Culture in the Age of the Grand Tour

Paula Findlen, Wendy Wassyng Roworth, and Catherine M. Sama (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759045
eISBN:
9780804787543
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759045.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the age of the Grand Tour, foreigners flocked to Italy to gawk at its ruins and paintings, enjoy its salons and cafés, attend the opera, and revel in their own discovery of its past, but they also ... More

Julian BellFrom Bloomsbury to the Spanish Civil War

Julian Bell: From Bloomsbury to the Spanish Civil War

Peter Stansky and William Abrahams

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804774130
eISBN:
9780804777926
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804774130.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book explores the life of Julian Bell, a younger member, and sole poet, of the Bloomsbury Group, the most important community of British writers and intellectuals in the twentieth century, which ... More

The Kurillian KnotA History of Japanese-Russian Border Negotiations

The Kurillian Knot: A History of Japanese-Russian Border Negotiations

Hiroshi Kimura

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758352
eISBN:
9780804786829
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758352.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This book provides an answer to the mystery of why no peace treaty has yet been signed between Japan and Russia after the more than sixty years since the end of World War Two. The author, an ... More

Labor and Love in GuatemalaThe Eve of Independence

Labor and Love in Guatemala: The Eve of Independence

Catherine Komisaruk

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757041
eISBN:
9780804784603
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757041.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book explores the gendered mechanisms that have fueled many of the major developments in Latin America's social history. Focusing on Guatemala in the late colonial period, the book demonstrates ... More

Ladinos with Ladinos, Indians with IndiansLand, Labor, and Regional Ethnic Conflict in the Making of Guatemala

Ladinos with Ladinos, Indians with Indians: Land, Labor, and Regional Ethnic Conflict in the Making of Guatemala

Rene Reeves

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804752138
eISBN:
9780804767774
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804752138.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

In the late 1830s an uprising of mestizos and Maya destroyed Guatemala's Liberal government for imposing reforms aimed at expanding the state, assimilating indigenous peoples, and encouraging ... More

Less Rightly SaidScandals and Readers in Sixteenth-Century France

Less Rightly Said: Scandals and Readers in Sixteenth-Century France

Antonia Szabari

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762922
eISBN:
9780804773546
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762922.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Well-known scholars and poets living in sixteenth-century France, including Erasmus, Ronsard, Calvin, and Rabelais, promoted elite satire that “corrected vices” but “spared the person” —yet this ... More

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