Gender, Faith, and Charity in Mexico from the Reform to the Revolution
By Silvia Marina Arrom
$29.95 Paperback 978-0-8263-4188-4 February 2016
This thoughtful study challenges a number of widespread assumptions about the role of Catholicism in Mexican history by examining two related Catholic charities: the male Society of St. Vincent de Paul and the Ladies of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul.
Archaeological and Ethnographic Perspectives on the Northern Lowlands
Edited by Justine M. Shaw
$85.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-4864-7 December 2015
This book, the first major collection of data from the Cochuah region investigations, presents and analyzes findings on more than eighty sites and puts them in the context of the findings of other investigations from outside the area.
New Histories of Latin America at the League of Nations
Edited by Alan McPhersonYannick Wehrli
$55.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-5165-4 November 2015
Using research in frequently overlooked collections, Beyond Geopolitics makes groundbreaking contributions to the study of Latin American international relations, the history of the League of Nations, and the broader story of cooperation across borders.
The present compilation of ballads from the Mexican states of Guerrero and Oaxaca documents one of the world’s great traditions of heroic song, a tradition that has thrived continuously for the last hundred years.