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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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Jackson, James Edward Jr.

Sara E. Rzeszutek.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online August 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Journalism. 1271 words.

Jackson, James Edward Jr., (29 Nov. 1914–1 Sept. 2007), communist, black freedom activist, and editor, was born to Clara Kersey Jackson and James E. Jackson, Sr., in Richmond, Virginia. His...

Documenting the Human Cost of Guatemala’s Civil War

Trudy Mercadal.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online April 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Contemporary History (Post 1945); Revolutions and Rebellions. 8105 words.

The magnitude and brutality of the internal armed conflict of Guatemala led to its becoming infamous worldwide. Although the militarized state became a monster that brutalized many...

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Rock Nacional in Argentina during the Dictatorship

Timothy Wilson and Mara Favoretto.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Contemporary History (Post 1945); Social and Cultural History; Revolutions and Rebellions. 7988 words.

In the 20th century Argentina experienced a series of dictatorial regimes of varying intensity, but the last dictatorship stands apart. The Process of National Reorganization or Proceso (19...

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The Cuban Embassy in Uruguay, 1959–1964

Roberto García.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Caribbean History; Latin American History; Contemporary History (Post 1945); Diplomatic History; International History; Revolutions and Rebellions. 12296 words.

The 1959 Cuban Revolution, the revolution’s subsequent strengthening, and the radical change that the process underwent beginning in 1961 marked a turning point in the history of Latin...

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Digital Resources: The Sandino Rebellion Digital Historical Archive, Nicaragua, 1927–1934

Michael J. Schroeder.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); Social and Cultural History; Public History; Military History; Revolutions and Rebellions. 9153 words.

From May 1927 to December 1932, the Nicaraguan nationalist Augusto C. Sandino waged guerrilla war against the U.S. Marines and Guardia Nacional de Nicaragua to expel the “Yankee invaders”...

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