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Dictablanda : politics, work, and culture in Mexico, 1938-1968 / Paul Gillingham and Benjamin T. Smith, editors.

Durham : Duke University Press, 2014.

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  • Title:
    Dictablanda : politics, work, and culture in Mexico, 1938-1968 / Paul Gillingham and Benjamin T. Smith, editors.
  • Contributor: Paul Gillingham 1973-;
    Benjamin T Smith
  • Subjects: Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1946-1970; Mexico -- History -- 1910-1946; Mexico -- History -- 1946-1970;
    Dewey: 972.082
  • Publication Details: Durham : Duke University Press, 2014.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Introduction: the paradoxes of revolution / by Paul Gillingham and Benjamin T. Smith -- The end of the Mexican Revolution? From Cárdenas to Avila Camacho, 1937-1941 / by Alan Knight -- Intransigence, anticommunism, and reconciliation : church/state relations in transition / by Roberto Blancarte -- Camouflaging the state : the army and the limits of hegemony in PRIísta Mexico, 1940-1960 / by Thomas Rath -- Strongmen and state weakness / by Rogelio Hernández Rodríguez -- Tropical passion in the desert : Gonzalo N. Santos and local elections in Northern San Luis Potosí, 1943-1958 / by Wil G. Pansters -- "We don't have arms, but we do have balls" : fraud, violence, and popular agency in elections / by Paul Gillingham -- The Golden Age of charrismo : workers, braceros, and the political machinery of postrevolutionary Mexico / by Michael Snodgrass -- The forgotten Jaramillo : building a social base of support for authoritarianism in rural Mexico / by Gladys McCormick -- Community, crony capitalism, and fortress conservation in Mexican forests / by Christopher R. Boyer -- Advocate or cacica? Guadalupe Urzúa Flores : modernizer and peasant political leader in Jalisco / by María Teresa Fernández Aceves -- Building a state on the cheap : taxation, social movements, and politics / by Benjamin T. Smith -- The end of revolutionary anthropology? : notes on indigenismo / by Guillermo de la Peña -- Cooling to cinema and warming to television : state mass media policy, 1940-1964 / by Andrew Paxman -- Pistoleros, Ley Fuga, and uncertainty in public debates about murder in twentieth-century Mexico / by Pablo Piccato -- Rural education, political radicalism, and normalista identity in Mexico after 1940 / by Tanalís Padilla -- The rise of a "national student problem" in 1956 / by Jaime Pensado -- Final comments: Contextualizing the regime? ": what 1938-1968 tells us about Mexico, power, and Latin America's twentieth century / by Jeffrey W. Rubin.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780822356318 (hbk.) : £67.00; ISBN 9780822356370 (pbk.) : £18.99; BNB GBB452799; System number: 016723971
  • Notes: Formerly CIP.
    Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-425) and index.
  • Physical Description: xviii, 397 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Series: American encounters/global interactions
  • Shelfmark(s): Document Supply m14/.11779
  • UIN: BLL01016723971

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