Journal of Latin American Studies

(The median citation count of Journal of Latin American Studies is 0. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
Falling Inequality in Latin America: The Role of Fiscal Policy12
Why Is It So Difficult to Reform Collective Labour Law? Associational Power and Policy Continuity in Chile in Comparative Perspective10
Government through Inaction: The Venezuelan Migratory Crisis in Ecuador9
Varieties of Skills Profiles in Latin America: A Reassessment of the Hierarchical Model of Capitalism8
The Systemic Turn and Participatory Budgeting: The Case of Rio Grande do Sul8
The State's Developmentalist Illusion and the Origins of Illegal Coca Cultivation in Peru's Alto Huallaga Valley (1960–80)8
Close to a Tipping Point? The Amazon and the Challenge of Sustainable Development under Growing Climate Pressures8
Narratives of Crisis in the Periphery of São Paulo: Place and Political Articulation during Brazil's Rightward Turn6
Underground Multiculturalism: Contentious Cultural Politics in Gold-Mining Regions in Chocó, Colombia6
Contesting the Neoliberal Order through Legal Mobilisation: The Case of Chilean Unions5
Promoting a ‘Pinochetazo’: The Chilean Dictatorship's Foreign Policy in El Salvador during the Carter Years, 1977–814
Healthcare in Cuba: Sustainability Challenges in an Ageing System4
Healthcare Reform out of Nowhere? Policy Reform and the Lack of Programmatic Commitment in Peru4
Rival Carceralities: Legitimising Discourses of Prison Regime Formations in Bolivarian Venezuela4
Bruno Manso and Camila Nunes Dias, A guerra: A ascensão do PCC e o mundo do crime no Brasil (São Paulo: Todavia, 2018), pp. 318, E-book. - Gabriel Feltran, Irmãos: Uma história do PCC (São Paulo: Comp3
Growing Up Indio during the Mexican Miracle: Childhood, Race and the Politics of Memory2
On Care for Our Common Home: Ecological Materiality and Sovereignty over the Lempa Transboundary Watershed2
From Comrades to Subversives: Mexican Secret Police and ‘Undesirable’ Spanish Exiles, 1939–602
The ‘Colombianisation’ of Central America: Misconceptions, Mischaracterisations and the Military-Agroindustrial Complex2
Turning Over a New Leaf: A Subnational Analysis of ‘Coca Yes, Cocaine No’ in Bolivia2
‘Males are Undeserving; Females are Ideal Victims’: Gender Bias Hides Demand in Human-Smuggling Networks2
Enter 9/11: Latin America and the Global War on Terror2
The Criminal Governance of Tourism: Extortion and Intimacy in Medellín2
Unlikely Expropriators: Why Right-Wing Parties Implemented Agrarian Reform in Democratic Brazil2
Money Doctors and Latin American Central Banks at the Onset of the Great Depression2
From Legislation to Everyday Practices in Guatemala's Violence against Women Courts2
Engineering Value: The Transandine Railway and the ‘Techno-Capital’ State in Chile at the End of the Nineteenth Century2
Governance Sensitivities and the Politics of Translation: Rethinking the Colonisation of the Shuar of Ecuador's Amazonian South-East1
Debunking the Myth of Nicaraguan Exceptionalism: Crime, Drugs and the Political Economy of Violence in a ‘Narco-state’1
The Pluri-Extractivist State: Regional Autonomy and the Limits of Indigenous Representation in Bolivia's Gran Chaco Province1
Mining Boom and Contentious Politics across Central America: Elites, Movements and Party Systems1
Marxism in the Emergence and Fragmentation of Liberationist Christianity in Argentina1
‘Now I Have Found Myself, and I Am Happy’: Marta Olmos, Sex Reassignment, the Media and Mexico on a Global Stage, 1952–71
A Framework for Analysing Ecological Fiscal Transfers: Case Studies from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest1
Harnessing ‘Wasted’ Waters: Conservation, Hydropower and the Origins of Chile's National Electrification Plan1
Deciding on the Future: Race, Emigration and the New Economy in Cuba1
Walter D. Mignolo and Catherine E. Walsh, On Decoloniality: Concepts, Analytics, Praxis (Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2018), pp. xii + 291, $99.95, $26.95 pb and E-book; £77.00, £20.1
Regional Growth and the Persistence of Regional Income Inequality in Argentina in the First Half of the Twentieth Century1
The Nexus between Protest and Electoral Participation: Explaining Chile's Exceptionalism1
Susan Helen Ellison, Domesticating Democracy: The Politics of Conflict Resolution in Bolivia (Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2018), pp. xiii + 281, $99.00, $25.95, hb and pb; £76.00, £1
Mechanised Pits and Artisanal Tunnels: The Incongruences and Complementarities of Mining Investment in the Peruvian Andes1
Jean Casimir, The Haitians: A Decolonial History (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2020), pp. 425, $95.00 hb, $34.95 pb; E-Book.1
Participatory Democracy, Democratic Education, and Women1
The Social Dynamics of Violence and Respect: State, Crime and Church in a Brazilian Favela1
The Cultural Battle for the Chilean Model: Intellectual Elites in Times of Politicisation (2010–17)1
Samuel P. Huntington, Brazilian ‘Decompression’ and Democracy1
A New Kind of Vanguard: Cuban−North Korean Discourse on Revolutionary Strategy for the Global South in the 1960s1
No Taxation without Efficiency? Elite Perceptions of Redistribution and Progressivity in Chile1
Funding Policy Research under ‘Distasteful Regimes’: The Ford Foundation and the Social Sciences in Brazil, 1964–711
Mark W. Lentz, Murder in Mérida: Violence, Factions, and the Law (Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2018), pp. xvi + 312, £30.95, pb.0
Jack Webb, Roderick Westmaas, María del Pilar Kaladeen and William Tantam (eds.), Memory, Migration and (De)Colonisation in the Caribbean and Beyond (London: University of London Press, Institute of L0
James Loxton, Conservative Party-Building in Latin America: Authoritarian Inheritance and Counterrevolutionary Struggle (New York: Oxford University Press, 2021), pp. xxi + 279, £47.99 hb.0
Eduardo Silva and Federico M. Rossi (eds.), Reshaping the Political Arena in Latin America: From Resisting Neoliberalism to the Second Incorporation (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018),0
Lowell Gudmundson, Costa Rica after Coffee: The Co-Op Era in History and Memory Louisiana State University Press, 2021, pp. xxii + 1410
Carlos Abreu Mendoza and Denise Y. Arnold (eds.), Crítica de la razón andina (Raleigh, NC: Editorial A. Contracorriente, 2018), pp. 174, $25.00, pb.0
La Pata de Cabra, Satire and Free Speech in Nineteenth-Century Mexico City0
‘Our Archaic System’: Debating and Reforming Military Justice in Argentina, 1905–350
Sarah England, Writing Terror on the Bodies of Women: Media Coverage of Violence against Women in Guatemala (Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2018), pp. xiv + 419, $130.00; £100.00, hb.0
Marixa Lasso, Erased: The Untold Story of the Panama Canal (Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Press, 2019), pp. 344, £25.95, hb0
Fiona Macaulay, Transforming State Responses to Feminicide: Women's Movements, Law and Criminal Justice Institutions in Brazil (Bingley: Emerald, 2021), pp. 152, £45.00 hb0
Thomas Grisaffi, Coca Yes, Cocaine No: How Bolivia's Coca Growers Reshaped Democracy (London and Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2019), pp. viii + 261, £80.00; $99.95, hb, £19.99; $25.95, pb and E-0
Alisha C. Holland, Forbearance as Redistribution: The Politics of Informal Welfare in Latin America (Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017), pp. xii + 380, £27.99, pb.0
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Margaret Chowning, Catholic Women and Mexican Politics, 1750–1940 Princeton University Press, 2023, xiv + 362 pp.0
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Marcela Ferrari and Virginia Mellado (comps.), La renovación peronista: Organización partidaria, liderazgos y dirigentes, 1893–1991 (Buenos Aires: Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, 2017), pp. 30
Understanding the State Regulation of Fatherhood in Latin America: Complementary versus Co-responsible0
Maximilian Viatori and Héctor Bombiella, Coastal Lives: Nature, Capital, and the Struggle for Artisanal Fisheries in Peru (Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press, 2019), pp. 228, $50.00 hb.0
Rosalynn A. Vega, No Alternative: Childbirth, Citizenship, and Indigenous Culture in Mexico (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2018), pp. xiv + 238, $29.95, pb.0
The Devil and Democracy in the Global South: Hugo Chávez's Transnational Populism0
Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra (ed.), Entangled Empires: The Anglo-Iberian Atlantic, 1500–1830 (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018), pp. ix + 330, £45.00; $55.00, hb.0
Pellegrino A. Luciano, Neoliberal Reform in Machu Picchu: Protecting a Community, Heritage Site, and Tourism Destination in Peru (Lanham, MD, and London: Lexington Books, 2018), pp. xii + 167, £60.00,0
Andrés Baeza Ruz, Contacts, Collisions and Relationships: Britons and Chileans in the Independence Era, 1806–1831 (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2019), pp. xv + 250, £75.00 hb.0
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Gabriel Ondetti, Property Threats and the Politics of Anti-Statism: The Historical Roots of Contemporary Tax Systems in Latin America (Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2021), pp. 320
John Soluri, Claudia Leal and José Augusto Pádua (eds.), A Living Past: Environmental Histories of Modern Latin America (New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2018), pp. xi + 297, $120.00, hb; £85.00, 0
Timothy J. Killeen, A Perfect Storm in the Amazon Wilderness: Success and Failure in the Fight to Save an Ecosystem of Critical Importance to the Planet White Horse Press, 2022, pp. xxiii + 4840
Elisabeth Jay Friedman (ed.), Seeking Rights from the Left: Gender, Sexuality, and the Latin American Pink Tide (Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2019), pp. xiv + 330, $104.95 hb, $27.950
Virginia Oliveros, Patronage at Work: Public Jobs and Political Services in Argentina (Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2021), pp. xv + 249, £85.00 hb.0
Tenuous Pacts and Multiparty Coalitions: The Politics of Presidential Impeachment in Latin America0
Fabián A. Borges, Human Capital versus Basic Income: Ideology and Models of Anti-Poverty Programs in Latin America University of Michigan Press, 2023, pp. xviii + 2700
Kristin M. S. Bezio and George R. Goethals (eds.), Leadership, Populism and Resistance (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2020), pp. 256, £90.00 hb0
Rejecting the Social Contract: Criminal Governance, Agrarian Inequalities and the Autodefensa Movement in Michoacán, Mexico0
Patricia Vilches (ed.), Negotiating Space in Latin America Brill, 2020, 331 pp.0
Andrea Lluch, Martín Monsalve-Zanatti and Marcelo Bucheli (eds.), Historia empresarial en América Latina: Temas, debates y problemas (Bogotá: Universidad de los Andes, and Lima: Universidad del Pacífi0
Robert I. Rotberg (ed.), Corruption in Latin America: How Politicians and Corporations Steal from Citizens (New York: Springer International, 2019), pp. xiv + 320, $139.99 hb; E-book.0
Robert Samet, Deadline: Populism and the Press in Venezuela (Chicago, IL, and London: University of Chicago Press, 2019), pp. xi + 244, $27.50; £24.00, pb.0
Gerardo L. Munck and Juan Pablo Luna, Latin American Politics and Society: A Comparative and Historical Analysis Cambridge University Press, 2022, pp. xxxii + 6160
Francisco Quijano Velasco, Las repúblicas de la monarquía: Pensamiento constitucionalista y republicano en Nueva España, 1550–1610 (Mexico City: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2017), pp. 3160
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David Lehmann, The Prism of Race: The Politics and Ideology of Affirmative Action in Brazil (Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2018), pp. xxii + 247, $90.00, hb.0
Katerina Hatzikidi and Eduardo Dullo (eds.), A Horizon of (Im)possibilities: A Chronicle of Brazil's Conservative Turn University of London Press, 2021, pp. xxii + 2280
Mark Goodale, A Revolution in Fragments: Traversing Scales of Justice, Ideology, and Practice in Bolivia (Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2019), pp. xv + 299, $104,95, $27.95 pb and E-b0
Raúl Diego Rivera Hernández, Narratives of Vulnerability in Mexico's War on Drugs (London and New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2020), pp. x + 211, £69.99 hb, £55.99 E-book0
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Cassia Roth, A Miscarriage of Justice: Women's Reproductive Lives and the Law in Early Twentieth-Century Brazil (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2020), pp. xv + 359, £25.99, pb.0
Tulia G. Falleti and Emilio A. Parrado (eds.), Latin America since the Left Turn (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018), pp. vii + 376, £58.00; $69.95, hb.0
Does Voluntary Voting Enhance Partisan Bias? Evidence from Chile0
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Elena A. Schneider, The Occupation of Havana: War, Trade, and Slavery in the Atlantic World (Chapel Hill, NC: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and University of North Carolina0
Casper Jacobsen, Tourism and Indigenous Heritage in Latin America as Observed through Mexico's Magical Village Cuetzalan (London and New York: Routledge, 2019), pp. x + 194, £120.00; $155.00, hb, £36.0
Nancy Farriss, Tongues of Fire: Language and Evangelization in Colonial Mexico (Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2018), pp. xxi + 409, £64.00; $105.00, hb.0
Kathleen M. Millar, Reclaiming the Discarded: Life and Labor on Rio's Garbage Dump (Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2018), pp. 248, $99.95, $25.95 hb and pb.0
Alan McPherson, Ghosts of Sheridan Circle: How a Washington Assassination Brought Pinochet's Terror State to Justice (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2019), 382 pp.0
María Pia López, Not One Less: Mourning, Disobedience and Desire (London: Polity Press, 2020), pp. 180, £50.00; £15.99, pb; E-book.0
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David Johnson Lee, The Ends of Modernization: Nicaragua and the United States in the Cold War Era (Ithaca, NY, and London: Cornell University Press, 2021), pp. 270, $54.95 hb, $35.99 E-book0
The Desperation of the Military's Economists: Advertising as a Way to Fight Inflation in 1970s Brazil0
Brenda Elsey and Joshua Nadel, Futbolera: A History of Women and Sports in Latin America (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2019), pp. 358, $27.95, hb.0
Kelly Bauer, Negotiating Autonomy: Mapuche Territorial Demands and Chilean Land Policy (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2021), ix + 179 pp.0
Samuel Amaral, El movimiento nacional-popular: Gino Germani y el peronismo (Buenos Aires, Editorial de la Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, 2018), pp. 315.0
Scott Morgenstern, Jorge Pérez-López and Jerome Branche (eds.), Paths for Cuba: Reforming Communism in Comparative Perspective (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018), pp. vi + 400, $340
Sara Brandellero, Derek Pardue and Georg Wink (eds.), Living (Il)legalities in Brazil: Practices, Narratives, and Institutions in a Country on the Edge (Abingdon and New York: Routledge, 2020), pp. 190
Wise Carol, Dragonomics: How Latin America is Maximizing (or Missing out on) China's International Development Strategy (New Haven, CT and London: Yale University Press, 2020), pp. 328, £30.00 hb. - B0
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Diego Esparza, Policing and Politics in Latin America: When Law Enforcement Breaks the Law Lynne Riener, 2023, x + 173 pp.0
Ignacio Aguiló, The Darkening Nation: Race, Neoliberalism and Crisis in Argentina (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2018), pp. 235, £45.00, pb.0
Bradley Skopyk, Colonial Cataclysms: Climate, Landscape, and Memory in Mexico's Little Ice Age University of Arizona Press, 2020, pp. xv + 3130
Kimberly Theidon, Legacies of War: Violence, Ecologies, and Kin (Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2022), pp. 128, $22.95 pb.0
Claudia Rueda, Students of Revolution: Youth, Protest, and Coalition Building in Somoza-Era Nicaragua (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2019), pp. xii + 291, £45.00 hb.0
Ricardo Caro Cárdenas, Demonios encarnados: Izquierda, campesinado y lucha armada en Huancavelica (Lima: La Siniestra Ensayos, Estación La Cultura, 2021), 282 pp. - Valérie Robin Azevedo, Los silencio0
Patricia de Santana Pinho, Mapping Diaspora: African American Roots Tourism in Brazil (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2018), pp. xiii + 253, $29.95 pb.0
Raanan Rein and Ariel Noyjovich, Los muchachos peronistas árabes: Los argentinos-árabes y el apoyo al justicialismo (Buenos Aires: Sudamericana, 2018), pp. 315, pb.0
Bonnie A. Lucero, A Cuban City, Segregated: Race and Urbanization in the Nineteenth Century (Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 2019), pp. xv + 268, $54.95, hb and E-book0
Andrew Paxman, Jenkins of Mexico: How a Southern Farm Boy Became a Mexican Magnate (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017), pp. 544, $35.95; £26.49, hb.0
Hilda Sabato, Republics of the New World: The Revolutionary Political Experiment in 19th-Century Latin America (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2018), pp. xii + 220, £24.00, hb.0
Donald V. Kingsbury, Only the People Can Save the People: Constituent Power, Revolution, and Counterrevolution in Venezuela (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2018), pp. xix + 210, $90.00
Mauro José Caraccioli, Writing the New World: The Politics of Natural History in the Early Spanish Empire (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2021), pp. 212, $80.00, hb, $28.00, pb.0
Dunja Fehimović and Rebecca Ogden (eds.), Branding Latin America: Strategies, Aims, Resistance (Lanham, MD, and London: Lexington, 2018), pp. xiii + 232, $100; £70.00, hb.0
Naomi Schiller, Channeling the State: Community Media and Popular Politics in Venezuela (London and Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2018), pp. xiv + 275, £83.00; $99.95, hb, £20.99; $26.95, pb and 0
Claudia Stern W., Entre el cielo y el suelo: Las identidades elásticas de las clases medias (Santiago de Chile, 1932–1962) (Santiago de Chile: RiL Editores, 2021), pp. 486, $24.00 pb0
Rocio Gomez, Silver Veins, Dusty Lungs: Mining, Water, and Public Health in Zacatecas, 1835–1946 (Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2020), pp. 294, $60.00, $30.00 pb and E-book.0
Elizabeth Shesko, Conscript Nation: Coercion and Citizenship in the Bolivian Barracks University of Pittsburgh Press, 2020, vii + 252 pp.0
Jeffrey L. Gould, Solidarity under Siege: The Salvadoran Labor Movement, 1970–1990 (Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2019), pp. xviii + 262, £22.99 pb.0
Nicola Miller, Republics of Knowledge: Nations of the Future in Latin America (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2020), pp. vi + 304, $39.95; £34.00, hb.0
Ioan Grillo, Blood Gun Money: How America Arms Gangs and Cartels (London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2021), pp. 400, £14.99, pb.0
Confronting the Youngest Revolution: Cuban Anti-Communists and the Global Politics of Youth in the Early 1960s0
Michael J. Bustamante and Jennifer L. Lambe (eds.), The Revolution from Within: Cuba, 1959–1980 (Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2019), pp. viii + 332, $104.95, $27.95, pb; £87.00, £21.0
Marian E. Schlotterbeck, Beyond the Vanguard: Everyday Revolutionaries in Allende's Chile (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2018), pp. xiv + 234, $34.95; £27.00, pb.0
Jennifer Adair, In Search of the Lost Decade: Everyday Rights in Post-Dictatorship Argentina (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2020), pp. xiii + 188, $34.95 pb; £29.00 pb.0
Yael Mabat, Sacrifice and Regeneration: Seventh-Day Adventism and Religious Transformation in the Andes Nebraska University Press, 2022, xxv + 289 pp.0
Matthew Hayes, Gringolandia: Lifestyle Migration under Late Capitalism (Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2018), pp. 266, $104.00, $26.00, hb and pb.0
Victor Bulmer-Thomas, Empire in Retreat: The Past, Present, and Future of the United States (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2018), pp. xx + 459, $32.50; £25.00, hb.0
Sérgio Costa and Guilherme Leite Gonçalves, A Port in Global Capitalism: Unveiling Entangled Accumulation in Rio de Janeiro (London and New York: Routledge, 2020), pp. 124, £120.00 hb, £36.99 pb.0
Gilberto Nascimento, O Reino: A história de Edir Macedo e uma radiografia da Igreja Universal (São Paulo: Companhia das Letras, 2019), pp. 384, $30.59 pb.0
Sandra Gayol and Gabriel Kessler, Muertes que importan: Una mirada sociohistórica de casos que marcaron la Argentina reciente (Buenos Aires: Siglo XXI, 2018), pp. 260, pb.0
Dylan Vernon, Political Clientelism and Democracy in Belize: From My Hand to Yours (Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2022), xvi + 299 pp.0
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Celeste González de Bustamante and Jeannine E. Relly, Surviving Mexico: Resistance and Resilience among Journalists in the Twenty-First Century (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2021), pp. 288, 0
Circulating Political Information in Colombia: Written and Oral Communication Practices in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century0
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Jihye Kim, From Sweatshop to Fashion Shop: Korean Immigrant Entrepreneurship in the Argentine Garment Industry (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2021), 200 pp.0
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Lucía Suárez, Amélia Conrado and Yvonne Daniel (eds.), Dancing Bahia: Essays on Afro-Brazilian Dance, Education, Memory, and Race (Bristol and Chicago, IL: Intellect, 2018), pp. xv + 228, £25.00; $33.0
Piergiorgio di Giminiani, Sentient Lands: Indigeneity, Property, and Political Imagination in Neoliberal Chile (Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press, 2018), pp. xiv + 246, $55.00, hb.0
Democrats’ Mistakes and the Birth of Authoritarian Rule: Ramón S. Castillo and the Fall of Conservative Democracy in Argentina0
Gwen Burnyeat, Chocolate, Politics and Peace-Building: An Ethnography of the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó, Colombia (New York and London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018), pp. xxviii + 263, £101.00
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Anna Cant, Land without Masters: Agrarian Reform and Political Change under Peru's Military Government (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2021), pp. 248, $55.00, hb.0
David M. Gitlitz, Living in Silverado: Secret Jews in the Silver Mining Towns of Colonial Mexico University of New Mexico Press, 2019, pp. xii + 3000
Niall H. D. Geraghty, The Polyphonic Machine: Capitalism, Political Violence, and Resistance in Contemporary Argentine Literature (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019), pp. 304, $29.90
Edward Blumenthal, Exile and Nation-State Formation in Argentina and Chile, 1810–1862 (London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019), pp. xiii + 366, £59.99; $84.99, hb, £44.99; $59.99, pb, £47.99; $0
Dana Frank, The Long Honduran Night: Resistance, Terror, and the United States in the Aftermath of the Coup (Chicago, IL: Haymarket, 2018), pp. 335, $17.95, pb.0
Alexander S. Dawson, The Peyote Effect: From the Inquisition to the War on Drugs (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2018), pp. x + 245, £70.00; $85.00, hb, £25.00; $29.95, pb.0
Eveline Dürr and Juliane Müller (eds.), The Popular Economy in Latin America: Informality, Materiality, and Gender in Commerce (Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2019), pp. ix + 204, £60.00 hb.0
Martín Bergel, La desmesura revolucionaria: Cultura y política en los orígenes del APRA (Lima: La Siniestra Ensayos, 2019), pp. 382, pb.0
Juan Carlos Yáñez Andrade, El tiempo domesticado, Chile 1900–1950: Trabajo, cultura y tiempo libre en la configuración de las identidades laborales (Valparaíso: América en Movimiento, 2020), pp. 176, 0
Mateja Celestina, Living Displacement: The Loss and Making of Place in Colombia (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018), pp. xxiii + 177, £80.000
Guisela Latorre, Democracy on the Wall: Street Art of the Post-Dictatorship Era in Chile (Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 2019), pp. xvii + 230, $89.95, hb, $29.95, pb.0
Aldo Marchesi, Latin America's Radical Left: Rebellion and Cold War in the Global 1960s (New York and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018), pp. xiv + 257, £32.99, hb.0
Bonnie A. Lucero, Revolutionary Masculinity and Racial Inequality: Gendering War and Politics in Cuba (Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2018), pp. xiii + 345, $65.00, hb.0
Joshua Savala, Beyond Patriotic Phobias: Connections, Cooperation, and Solidarity in the Peruvian-Chilean Pacific World (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2022), 248 pp.0
Jessica K. Taft, The Kids are in Charge: Activism and Power in Peru's Movement of Working Children (New York: New York University Press, 2019), pp. vii + 261, £74.00; £23.99, pb.0
Carmelo Mesa-Lago, Voices of Change in Cuba from the Non-State Sector (Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018), pp. xii + 178, $27.95, pb.0
Fernando Teixeira da Silva, Workers before the Court: Conflicts and Labor Justice in the Context of the 1964 Coup d'Etat in Brazil (Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 2019), pp. xxviii + 263, £0
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Rebecca M. Schreiber, The Undocumented Everyday: Migrant Lives and the Politics of Visibility (Minneapolis, MN, and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2018), pp. xvi + 370, $30.00, pb.0
Noemi Levy-Orlik, Jorge Alonso Bustamante-Torres and Louis-Philippe Rochon (eds.), Capital Movements and Corporate Dominance in Latin America: Reduced Growth and Increased Instability (Cheltenham: Edw0
Anne Luke, Youth and the Cuban Revolution: Youth Culture and Politics in 1960s Cuba (Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2018), pp. xviii + 161, $60.00, hb.0
Guests of the Guerrilla: Integrated Spectacle and Disintegrating Peace, an Ethnographic Analysis of the FARC's Tenth (and Final?) Guerrilla Conference0
Katherine M. Marino, Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2019), pp. 354, $34.95 hb0
Piero Gleijeses, America's Road to Empire: Foreign Policy from Independence to World War One (London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2022), vii + 379 pp.0
Helen Yaffe, We Are Cuba! How a Revolutionary People Have Survived in a Post-Soviet World Yale University Press, 2020, vii + 363 pp.0
Antonius C. G. M. Robben, Argentina Betrayed: Memory, Mourning, and Accountability (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018), pp. viii + 289, £52.00, hb.0
Hugo Cerón-Anaya, Privilege at Play: Class, Race, Gender, and Golf in Mexico Oxford University Press, 2019, pp. xii + 2170
Tanalís Padilla, Unintended Lessons of the Revolution: Student Teachers and Political Radicalism in Twentieth-Century Mexico (Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2022), pp. 376, $28.95 pb.0
Martin Austin Nesvig, Promiscuous Power: An Unorthodox History of New Spain (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2018), pp. xii + 252, $45.00, hb.0
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Ilán Bizberg, Diversity of Capitalisms in Latin America (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019), pp. xxxviii + 362, £89.99, hb, £71.50 E-book0
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Daniela Edelvis Testa, Del alcanfor a la vacuna Sabin: La polio en la Argentina (Buenos Aires: Editorial Biblos, 2018), pp. 205, pb.0
Forging Mixtec Identity in the Mexican Metropolis: Race, Indigenismo and Mixtec Migrant Associations in Mexico City, 1940−700
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Conditional Freedoms: Non-State Labour in Cuba between Institutional Delegitimisation and Civic Recognition0
Amos Megged, Rituals and Sisterhoods: Single Women's Households in Mexico, 1560–1750 (Louisville, CO: University Press of Colorado, 2020), pp. xiv + 315, $100 hb, $35.95 pb, $29.95 E-book0
Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt, The Science and Politics of Race in Mexico and the United States, 1910–1950 (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2018), pp. xiii + 255, £29.95, pb.0
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Alexander L. Fattal, Guerrilla Marketing: Counterinsurgency and Capitalism in Colombia (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2018), pp. xiii + 310, $82.50, $27.50, hb and pb.0
Sebastian Alvarez, Mexican Banks and Foreign Finance: From Internationalization to Financial Crisis, 1973–1982 (Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2020), pp. 231, £59.99 pb.0
Nina Lakhani, Who Killed Berta Cáceres? Dams, Death Squads and an Indigenous Defender's Battle for the Planet (London: Verso, 2020), pp. 336, £18.99 pb.0
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Daniel Ozarow, The Mobilization and Demobilization of Middle-Class Revolt: Comparative Insights from Argentina (New York and London: Routledge, 2019, xiv + 271 pp.0
Peter Blanchard, Fearful Vassals: Urban Elite Loyalty in the Viceroyalty of Río de la Plata, 1776–1810 University of Pittsburgh Press, 2020, pp. ix + 2850
Home Security: Drug Rehabilitation Centres, the Devil and Domesticity in Guatemala City0
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Vanni Pettinà, A Compact History of Latin America's Cold War, translated by Quentin Pope University of North Carolina Press, 2022, pp. xx + 1980
Julie Gibbings, Our Time Is Now: Race and Modernity in Postcolonial Guatemala (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020), pp. xiv + 419, £90.00 hb; E-book.0
Juan Pablo Scarfi, The Hidden History of International Law in the Americas: Empire and Legal Networks (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017), pp. 280, £71.00, hb.0
Communication between the Militants of the ‘8 October’ Revolutionary Movement and the Peasants of Brotas de Macaúbas, Bahia, Brazil (1969–71)0
The Conservative Wave and Corporate Practices in Brazil: The Controversy over LGBTQ in Marketing0
Sean T. Mitchell, Constellations of Inequality: Space, Race and Utopia in Brazil (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2018), pp. xiii + 255, $30.00, pb.0
The Living Legacies of Slavery: Racism and Racial Acrobatics in North-East Brazilian Puppet Play, 1940–800
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Oscar de la Torre, The People of the River: Nature and Identity in Black Amazonia, 1835–1945 (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2018), pp. xiii + 225, $34.95, pb.0
Amy C. Offner, Sorting out the Mixed Economy: The Rise and Fall of Welfare and Developmental States in the Americas (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2019), pp. 400, $39.95, $27.95, pb; £34.0
Carmelo Mesa-Lago, Evaluation of Four Decades of Pension Privatization in Latin America, 1980−2020: Promises and Reality (Mexico City: Fundación Friedrich Ebert, 2021), pp. 204, pb and E-book.0
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Michel Gobat, Empire by Invitation: William Walker and Manifest Destiny in Central America (Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Press, 2018), pp. 367, £28.95, hb.0
Pablo Alonso González, Cuban Cultural Heritage: A Rebel Past for a Revolutionary Nation (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2018), pp. xiv + 335, $84.95, hb.0
Erika Denise Edwards, Hiding in Plain Sight: Black Women, the Law, and the Making of a White Argentine Republic (Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 2020), pp. xvi + 168, $54.95 hb and E-book0
Shannon Speed, Incarcerated Stories: Indigenous Women Migrants and Violence in the Settler-Capitalist State (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2019), pp. 163, $27.95 pb0
Anne G. Hanley, The Public Good and the Brazilian State: Municipal Finance and Public Services in São Paulo, 1822–1930 (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2018), pp. xv + 290, $60.00, hb.0
Luiz Felipe de Alencastro, The Trade in the Living: The Formation of Brazil in the South Atlantic, Sixteenth to Seventeenth Centuries (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2018), pp. xix + 0
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Authoritarian Inheritance, Political Conflict and Conservative Party Institutionalisation: The Cases of Chile and Brazil0
Jeffery R. Webber, The Last Day of Oppression, and the First Day of the Same: The Politics and Economics of the New Latin American Left (London: Pluto Press, 2017), pp. 327, £16.99, pb.0
Leon Fink and Juan Manuel Palacio (eds.), Labor Justice across the Americas (Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2017), pp. vii + 281, £28.99, pb.0
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Kees Koonings, Dirk Kruijt and Dennis Rodgers (eds.), Ethnography as Risky Business: Field Research in Violent and Sensitive Contexts (Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2019), pp. vii + 245, £65.00 hb.0
Perry Anderson, Brazil Apart, 1964–2019 (London and New York: Verso, 2019), pp. xv + 224, £16.99, hb0
Nathaniel Morris, Soldiers, Saints, and Shamans: Indigenous Communities and the Revolutionary State in Mexico's Gran Nayar, 1910–1940 (Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press, 2020), pp. 392, $55.00, 0
Manuel R. Cuellar, Choreographing Mexico: Festive Performances and Dancing Histories of a Nation (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2022), 372 pp.0
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Paulo Drinot, The Sexual Question: A History of Prostitution in Peru, 1850s–1950s (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020), pp. 328, £23.99, pb.0
Gustavo A. Flores-Macías, Contemporary State Building: Elite Taxation and Public Safety in Latin America Cambridge University Press, 2022, pp. xiv + 2050
Cuba, Soviet Oil, and the Sanctions that Never Were: An Archival Investigation of Socialist Relations0