Latin American Studies

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Geographies of Relation

Diasporas and Borderlands in the Americas

Examines the interrelationships of Black, Latinx, and mestizx people through their literature, film, and performance.

Bodies on the Front Lines

Performance, Gender, and Sexuality in Latin America and the Caribbean

Performances as feminist, queer, and trans activism, from theater and flash mobs to street protests and online manifestos

The Burials of Cerro Azul, Peru

1st Edition

Burial material from excavations at Cerro Azul in Peru’s Cañete Valley, a pre-Inca fishing community.

None of the Above

Protest Voting in Latin American Democracies

How citizens casting an invalid vote still contribute to democracy

Inhabiting the Impossible

Dance and Experimentation in Puerto Rico

Artists and scholars celebrate the development, diversity, and ethics of Puerto Rican experimental dance

Architectures of Hope

Infrastructural Citizenship and Class Mobility in Brazil's Public Housing

On the eve of the 2008 financial crisis, Brazil implemented its largest-ever public housing program, the Minha Casa Minha Vida

Architectures of Hope

Infrastructural Citizenship and Class Mobility in Brazil’s Public Housing

On the eve of the 2008 financial crisis, Brazil implemented its largest-ever public housing program, the Minha Casa Minha Vida

Evading the Patronage Trap

Interest Representation in Mexico

Patronage negatively affects economic opportunity for small farms and businesses

A Study of Crisis

with a new Preface

A comprehensive study of the causes and consequences of war in the twentieth century

New Global Cities in Latin America and Asia

Welcome to the Twenty-First Century

The modernity of the new century

Human Capital versus Basic Income

Ideology and Models for Anti-Poverty Programs in Latin America

Examines the relationship between the widespread election of left-leaning presidents and the diffusion of conditional cash transfer programs in Latin America

(Post-)colonial Archipelagos

Comparing the Legacies of Spanish Colonialism in Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines

The influence of Spanish colonialism on 21st century crises

Translocas

The Politics of Puerto Rican Drag and Trans Performance

Argues for the political potential of drag and trans performance in Puerto Rico and its diaspora

Performance in the Zócalo

Constructing History, Race, and Identity in Mexico's Central Square from the Colonial Era to the Present

Quien domina el centro, domina el pais: Whoever dominates the center, dominates the country

Yuthu

Community and Ritual in an Early Andean Village

Monte Albán's Hinterland, Part II

Prehispanic Settlement Patterns in Tlacolula, Etla, and Ocotlan, the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, Vols. 1 and 2

Cerro Danush

Excavations at a Hilltop Community in the Eastern Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico