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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Politics of Reproductive Rights in 20th-Century America

Rickie Solinger.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online November 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Legal and Constitutional History; Political History; American Women's History. 14174 words.

The reproductive experiences of women and girls in the 20th-century United States followed historical patterns shaped by the politics of race and class. Laws and policies governing...

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Latinos and the Law

Allison Brownell Tirres.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Legal and Constitutional History; US Cultural History; US History (Immigration and Ethnicity). 13101 words.

Latino Americans have intersected with the law in complicated ways throughout American history. Latinos themselves are a diverse and heterogeneous racial, ethnic, and cultural group, with...

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Women and Commercial Sex in the Viceroyalty of New Spain

Nicole von Germeten.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online April 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Social and Cultural History; History of Gender and Sexuality; Legal and Constitutional History. 11081 words.

Female occupational and economic choices help clarify understandings of colonial historic agency, especially in the lives of Mexican women who made their income as alcahuetas or “bawds.”...

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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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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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The Society of American Indians

K. Tsianina Lomawaima.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online May 2015 .

Article. Subjects: US History 1900 - 1945; US History since 1945; Legal and Constitutional History; Native American History. 6756 words.

In 1911, a group of American Indian intellectuals organized what would become known as the Society of American Indians, or SAI. SAI members convened in annual meetings between 1911 and...

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