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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2020) 36 (1-2): 216–242.
Published: 12 August 2020
...Anne Rubenstein Alongside all the other functions of movie theaters over the past century, in Mexico City men have used them as sexual spaces. A few cinemas like the Cine Teresa became notorious as sites in which men could find male sex partners. Yet even there, behaviors of and narratives by men...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2020) 36 (1-2): 298–323.
Published: 12 August 2020
... University of California 2020 This essay examines the exile experiences of Adolfo Salazar and Miguel de Molina, two gay public figures who were forced to leave Spain to escape the violence of the Civil War (1936–39) and the intolerance of franquismo , seeking refuge in Mexico City in order to rebuild...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2015) 31 (2): 343–366.
Published: 01 August 2015
... con capacidad para incidir en la esfera pública. This article analyzes the organization and mobilization process that centered on the dispute for the community cemeteries in Mexico City between 2001 and 2007. According to the regulations of the time, control of these cemeteries was held by the native...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2015) 31 (1): 125–155.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Matthew Vitz During the 1940s, urban Mexico began to shift from fuelwood to petroleum for its household energy needs. I trace this energy transition in Mexico City, interweaving histories of production and consumption, city and hinterland. The household energy transition highlights a series of...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2015) 31 (1): 88–124.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Amanda M. López In 1909, the Mexico City Department of Public Works installed two crematory ovens in the capital’s municipal cemetery, the Panteón de Dolores, in culmination of a late nineteenth-century campaign by officials that advocated cremation as a modern and hygienic form of burial for all...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2011) 27 (2): 251–279.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Cornelius Conover By examining the cult of saints in Mexico City from the 1650s to the 1780s, the article reinterprets the rise of Mexico's Virgin of Guadalupe. Archival evidence from the city council and current-events chroniclers show that creole patriotism accounted for little of the growth in...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2010) 26 (2): 251–289.
Published: 01 August 2010
... modernity poetry literature art travel gender elite transportation Mexico City Ferrocarriles porfiriato modernidad poesíía literatura arte viajes géénero éélite transportacióón Ciudad de Mééxico De Viaje: Elite Views of Modernity and the Porfirian Railway Boom* Michael Matthews...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2010) 26 (2): 181–206.
Published: 01 August 2010
... muestra cóómo los principales tratantes de cacao apoyaron el establecimiento del librecambio en Nueva Españña y la forma en que los beneficióó el nuevo sistema. The paper analyses the mechanisms used by a small group of Mexico City merchants to control the Guayaquil cacao trade in the 18th century. Since...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2009) 25 (1): 71–100.
Published: 01 February 2009
... ““formales””. Spanish bakery owners in Mexico City acted as middlemen in the postrevolutionary regime's food and labor policies, despite their association with colonialism and the Porfirian order. Lacking leverage to control unilaterally bread production and the combative bakery workforce, the state relied...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2007) 23 (1): 101–123.
Published: 01 February 2007
... Limantour and Miguel ÁÁngel de Quevedo tried to reformulate Mexican nature and its citizens. Rather than expelling all vestiges of nature from Mexico City, these scientists reordered and reformulated the natural world to fit their ideas about modernity. The control and display of nature marked an important...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2007) 23 (1): 181–193.
Published: 01 February 2007
... Nebraska Press, 2000. Crimen y Castigo. Legislacióón penal, interpretaciones de la criminalidad y administracióón de justicia (Ciudad de Mééxico, 1872––1910). By Elisa Speckman Guerra . Mexico: El Colegio de Mééxico, Universidad Nacional Autóónoma de Mééxico, 2002. City of Suspects. Crime in Mexico City...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2006) 22 (2): 219–249.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Enriqueta Quiroz The object of this article is to illustrate that in the eighteenth century there existed-at least in Mexico City-a much more active monetary circulation than was previously thought. To this end, minting levels during that period have been analyzed and a basic difference has been...