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Cheryl E. Martin <email@example.com>
University of Texas at El Paso
The significance of the frontier in Mexican history: What effect did Mexico\'s long engagement with its northern frontier have on the development of Mexican culture and society?
|List Affiliations:||Advisory Board Member for H-Borderlands
Reviewer for H-Borderlands
|Reviews:||Power and Patriarchy in Mexican California
|Interests:||Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality
World History / Studies
Ph.D., Tulane University, 1976
M.A., Tulane University, 1971
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1967
Latin America and Its People. Co-authored with Mark Wasserman. New York: Pearson Longman, 2005; forthcoming in Chinese translation, 2007.
Governance and Society in Colonial Mexico: Chihuahua in the Eighteenth Century. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1996. Spanish translation: Gobierno y sociedad en el México colonial: Chihuahua en el siglo xviii. Chihuahua: Secretaría de Educación y Cultura del Estado, 2004.
“Indigenous Peoples.” In The Countryside in Colonial Latin America, ed. Louisa Hoberman and Susan Socolow. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1996.
Rituals of Rule, Rituals of Resistance: Public Celebrations and Popular Culture in Mexico. Co-edited with William Beezley and William E. French. Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 1994.
“Popular Speech and Social Order in Northern Mexico, 1650-1830.” Comparative Studies in Society and History, vol. 32, no. 2 (1990), 305-24.
Rural Society in Colonial Morelos. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1985.
“The Dynamics of Clio: Periodization in the Social History of Colonial Mexico.” Latin American Research Review, vol. 20, no. 1 (1985): 171-75.
“Haciendas and Villages in Late Colonial Morelos.” Hispanic American Historical Review, vol. 62, no. 3 (1982), 407-27. Republished in Readings in Latin American History, ed. John J. Johnson, Peter Bakewell, and Meredith Dodge. Durham: Duke University Press, 1985.
“La Historia social del Morelos colonial.” In Morelos: Cinco siglos de historia regional, ed. Horacio Crespo. Mexico City and Cuernavaca: Centro de Estudios Históricos del Agrarismo en México, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos, 1984.
Selected Professional Service
History Compass (electronic journal), Editorial Board Member, 2004-
American Historical Association Council, Elected Member, 1996-99; Program Committee Member, 2003
Conference on Latin American History Prize Committee, Chair, 1994
Editorial Board, Hispanic American Historical Review, 1997-2002
Senior Board of Editors, The Americas, 1998-2004
Joan Kelly Memorial Prize Committee Member, American Historical Association, 1991- 93; Chair, 1993
Joint Organizing Committee Member, Conference of Mexican and North American Historians, 1990-99
Editorial Board Member, Latin American Research Review, 1984-88
Selected Fellowships, Honors and Awards
Fellowships for College Teachers, National Endowment for the Humanities 1982-83, 1990
Summer Seminar Fellowship, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1979
Distinguished Achievement Awards, University of Texas at El Paso: Research, 2000; Teaching, 1989.