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Digital Resources: Power of Attorney, A Digital Spatial History of Indigenous Legal Culture in Colonial Oaxaca, Mexico

Yanna Yannakakis.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online May 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Public History; Social and Cultural History; Legal and Constitutional History. 10367 words.

“Power of Attorney in Oaxaca, Mexico: Native People, Legal Culture, and Social Networks” is an ongoing digital research project that constructs a geography of indigenous legal culture...

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Hispanic Constitutionalism and the Independence Process in the Kingdom of Guatemala, 1808–1823

Xiomara Avendaño Rojas.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Legal and Constitutional History. 9067 words.

Unlike the French and North American revolutions, which fought against a monarchical power, the Hispanic political revolution began by evoking the memory of the beloved Ferdinand VII of...

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Legal Writing, Civil Litigation, and Agents in the 18th-Century Spanish Imperial World

Bianca Premo.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online February 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Colonialism and Imperialism; Legal and Constitutional History. 9735 words.

This purpose of this essay is to reveal the diversity of writers responsible for creating the texts of lawsuits in the Spanish empire. It peeks behind the curtain of pages in civil...

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