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Founded in 2003, A Contracorriente is a journal dedicated to Latin American studies that aims to foster intellectual debate about Latin American politics, history, economics, literature and culture.

 

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A Contracorriente: Vol. 8, No. 1, Fall 2010| Otoño, 2010

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Labor and Political History

Aviva Chomsky, Linked Labor Histories: New England, Colombia, and the Making of a Global Working Class. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, 2008.
By Louis Segal (University of California—Berkeley)
468
Carmen McEvoy y José Luis Rénique (compilación, estudio preliminar y proemio), Soldados de la República. Guerra, correspondencia y memoria en el Perú (1830-1844). Tomo I. Lima: Fondo Editorial del Congreso del Perú/ Instituto Riva-Agüero, 2010.
By Marcel Velázquez Castro (Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos)
479
James P. Woodard, A Place in Politics: São Paulo, Brazil, from Seigneurial Republicanism to Regionalist Revolt. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, 2009.
By Lucia Grinberg (Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro)
487

Colonianism in Peru

Gonzalo Lamana, Domination without Dominance: Inca-Spanish Encountersin Early Colonial Peru. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, 2008.
By Peter Gose (Carleton University)
493
Alexandra B. Osorio, Inventing Lima. Baroque Modernity in Peru’s South Sea Metropolis. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
By Ramón Mujica Pinilla (Biblioteca Nacional del Perú)
502

Revolutions

S. Sándor John, Bolivia’s Radical Tradition: Permanent Revolution in the Andes. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2009.
By Ken Lehman (Hampden-Sydney College)
506
Margaret Randall, To Change the World: My Years in Cuba. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2009.
By Julie Shayne (University of Washington—Bothell)
518

Border Crossing

Sheila Croucher, The Other Side of the Fence. American Migrants in Mexico. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2009.
By Omar Lizárraga Morales (Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa)
526
Juan Javier Pescador, Crossing Borders with the Santo Niño de Atocha. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009.
By Martin Nesvig (University of Miami)
531

Indigenous and Afro-American Peoples

Martin Edwin Andersen, Peoples of the Earth: Ethnonationalism, Democracy, and the Indigenous Challenge in “Latin” America. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2010.
By José Antonio Lucero (University of Washington—Seattle)
540
Juan Pablo Chumacero, coordinador, Reconfigurando Territorios: Reforma agraria, control territorial y gobiernos indigenas en Bolivia: Informe 2009. La Paz: Fundación Tierra, 2010.
By Carmen Soliz (New York University)
551
Jane G. Landers, Atlantic Creoles in the Age of Revolutions. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2010.
By Kathryn Joy McKnight (University of New Mexico)
558