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Rituals of violence in nineteenth-century Puerto Rico

individual conflict, gender, and the law

by Astrid Cubano

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence -- Puerto Rico,
  • Violence -- Puerto Rico -- History,
  • Women -- Violence against -- Puerto Rico,
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Puerto Rico,
  • Puerto Rico -- Social conditions -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-194) and index

    StatementAstrid Cubano Iguina
    SeriesNew directions in Puerto Rican studies
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17204749M
    ISBN 100813029961

      To be “black” in Puerto Rico is to be part of a culture that is celebrated, since much of the islands Caribbean culture is derived from its history as a slave-state, and at the same time. Sugar, Slavery, and Freedom in Nineteenth-Century Puerto Rico - Ebook written by Luis A. Figueroa. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Sugar, Slavery, and Freedom in Nineteenth-Century Puerto Rico.

    order to propose an alternative view of Puerto Rican culture. An adequate analysis of our culture has to consider the following varia-bles: class relations, the power domain, the dynamics of colonialism, and the changing strategies of United States imperialism in its policy toward Puerto Rico and the Puerto Ricans.   Studies from Puerto Rico and from U.S. cities with large Puerto Rican populations suggest that Puerto Ricans are exposed to high levels of community and personal violence (12, 13). In addition, Puerto Ricans may be more vulnerable to suffering emotional distress in response to violence than members of other ethnic groups.

    Centro Library provides access to o books, 2, dissertations and masters theses, over titles of historical newspapers and periodicals on 3, reels of microfilm, audio recordings, videos and DVD’s containing information by and about Puerto Ricans, and linear feet of Vertical Files encompassing a variety of subjects.   By the nineteenth century, though, whales had become prized as a source of a much more valuable commodity: oil. In , whale oil, extracted from .


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Rituals of Violence in Nineteenth-century Puerto Rico joins the grow ing number of books that examine law and conflict in the post-emancipa tion Caribbean. Cubano Iguina places the Puerto Rican developments in a Latin American context, drawing on the excellent work produced by scholars of the Hispanic Caribbean (especially Puerto Rico) and.

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LibraryThing is a cataloging and Author: Astrid Cubano. A study of social relations in 19th-century Puerto Rico, this work examines interpersonal violence and police and judicial intervention. It offers a revisionist perspective on daily life and law enforcement under Spanish colonial rule in the midst of socioeconomic and political changes such as growing agrarian exports and escalating violence.

IguinaAstrid Cubano, Rituals of Violence in Nineteenth-Century Puerto Rico: Individual Conflict, Gender and the Law (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, ), pp. x+, $, hb.

Rituals of Violence in Nineteenth-Century Puerto Rico: Individual Conflict, Gender, and the Law (Florida, pp.), by Astrid Cubano Iguina.

Law & Politics Book Review. Encyclopedia Entries Invited entry: “Puerto Rico” in Rutledge Dennis et al., The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity Rituals of violence in nineteenth-century Puerto Rico book Nationalism.

The period between and was crucial to the development of Puerto Rican political institutions: it witnessed a pro-independence rebellion, colonial reform, the establishment of the first national political parties, the abolition of slavery (in ), and a short-lived experiment in autonomy under Spanish rule.

These events occurred at a time when Puerto Rico had become a heterogeneous. The first half of the s witnessed unprecedented population growth in Puerto Rico.

Most of the growth resulted from Spanish immigration as a Spanish subjects from other parts of the hemisphere--including troops and other peninsulares from former Spanish possessions that had recently achieved their independence--and refugees from adjacent Caribbean islands came to Puerto Rico.

While Puerto. Lexington Books • September • Monograph. Confronting Segregation and Violence in America. ANNIE STOPFORD - FOREWORD BY WILLIAM JULIUS WILSON.

Lexington Books • August • Monograph. Women’s Human Rights in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture. Sugar, Slavery, and Freedom in Nineteenth-Century Puerto Rico By Luis A. Figueroa University of North Carolina Press, Read preview Overview Eating Puerto Rico: A History of Food, Culture, and Identity By Cruz Miguel Ortíz Cuadra; Russ Davidson University of North Carolina Press, Although it is predominantly Catholic, Puerto Rico does not follow Catholic dogma and rituals as assiduously as do the churches of Spain and Italy.

Because the church supported slavery, there was a long-lasting resentment against the all-Spanish clergy of colonial days. Island-born men were excluded from the priesthood.

Traditions One tradition in Puerto Rico is how they name their go by their first, fathers last name, and then mothers last name. Usually, they are both used when addressing people. However, to avoid confusion, they typically drop their mothers’ family when they are in America (Puerto Rican Americans, ).

Puerto Rico was claimed for Spain five hundred years ago, and its first governor was Juan Ponce de León. Beginning in the nineteenth century. the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras has trans-lated literary, academic and audiovisual works.

She is currently working on the Spanish translation of Dr. Astrid Cubano's book Rituals of Violence in Nineteenth-Century Puerto Rico: Individual Conflict, Gender, and the Law. VICENTE L. RAFAEL. The Feminist movement in Puerto Rico needs international solidarity.

Women workers and people in struggle need social movements in the US and around the world to raise their voice in protest and in solidarity.

Without this, the struggle of the compañeras in Puerto Rico against gender-based violence and sexist violence is an uphill and heavy. The years following the invasion of Puerto Rico in were very rich in Puerto Rican literature, Puerto Rico produced poets like Virgilio Davila, Luis Llorens Torres, Luis Palés Matos, and essayists like Nemesio Canales.

One of the leading 20th-century poets was Evaristo Ribera Chevremont (), who wrote about both urban and rural life. Slavery in the Spanish American colonies was an economic and social institution which existed throughout the Spanish its American territories, it initially bound indigenous people and later individuals of African origin.

The Spanish progressively restricted and outright forbade the enslavement of Native Americans in the early years of the Spanish Empire with the Laws of Burgos of.

There were many reasons for political unrest in nineteenth century Puerto Rico, not the least of which was the failure of the Spanish Juntas Informativas in These representative commissions to the Córtes in Madrid assembled to draft provincial ultramarine legislation, Leyes Especiales, for governing Cuba and Puerto Rico.

“Gang violence in Puerto Rico has been an ongoing issue for the island for some years; statistically, it has been worse in the past than it is this year,so far,” Diaz said.

“Much of the violence is surrounding drugs and the recent violence, in my opinion, builds on that issue but also stems from the lagging effects of Hurricane. In Policing Life and Death: Race, Violence, and Resistance in Puerto Rico, author Marisol LeBrón describes how policing in Puerto Rico deepens racial and economic inequalities that stem from failed development and ongoing colonial domination by the United new book also upholds the voices of the marginalized who suffer most from punitive governance and shows how they .by the end of the nineteenth century africian-american men in the south.

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