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Author Johnson, Lyman L
Title DiáLogos Series : Faces of Honor: Sex, Shame, and Violence in Colonial Latin America
Imprint Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 1998
©1998
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Diálogos Ser
Note Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication Page -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Introduction -- 1. Honor and Honors in Colonial Spanish America -- 2. Honor, Sexuality, and the Colonial Church -- 3. The Negotiation of Honor -- 4. An Urgent Need to Conceal -- 5. Dangerous Words, Provocative Gestures, and Violent Acts -- 6. Honor among Plebeians -- 7. A Slap in the Face of Honor -- 8. Honor among Slaves -- Glossary -- Index -- Contributors
Honor was everywhere in Colonial Latin America, and to understand the many ways it had an impact on people's lives is to understand the organizing principles of a society
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Johnson, Lyman L. DiáLogos Series : Faces of Honor: Sex, Shame, and Violence in Colonial Latin America Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press,c1998 9780826319067
Subject Honor -- Latin America -- History.;Latin America -- Social life and customs
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Alt Author Lipsett-Rivera, Sonya
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