Sonya Lipsett-Rivera

Sonya Lipsett-Rivera is a professor of history at Carleton University in Ottawa. She is the author of Gender and the Negotiation of Daily Life in Mexico, 1750-1856 and To Defend Our Water with the Blood of Our Veins: The Struggle for Resources in Colonial Puebla (UNM Press), and she is the coeditor of Emotions and Daily Life in Colonial Mexico (UNM Press) and The Faces of Honor: Sex, Shame, and Violence in Colonial Latin America (UNM Press).
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The Faces of Honor

Sex, Shame, and Violence in Colonial Latin America

University of New Mexico Press
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Emotions and Daily Life in Colonial Mexico

University of New Mexico Press

The history of emotions is a new approach to social history, and this book is the first in English to systematically examine emotions in colonial Mexico.

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The Origins of Macho

Men and Masculinity in Colonial Mexico

University of New Mexico Press

Lipsett-Rivera traces the genesis of the Mexican macho by looking at daily interactions between Mexican men in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

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