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. 1540–1684: Early European Contact

James F. Barnett

in Mississippi's American Indians

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032455
eISBN:
9781617032462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032455.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter sketches the record of early European contact with the native people of the Mississippi region, from intermittent Spanish exploration along the Gulf Coast in the early sixteenth century ... More


Analyzing Legal Formality and Informality: Lessons from Land Titling and Microfinance Programs 1

Antara Haldar and Joseph E. Stiglitz

in Law and Economics with Chinese Characteristics: Institutions for Promoting Development in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199698547
eISBN:
9780191745522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698547.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This paper critically examines the validity of the prescriptions of conventional law and economics theory using evidence from two programs aimed at poverty alleviation through improving ... More


On the Trail of Texts from Early Spanish Florida: Garcilaso’s La Florida del Inca and Oré’s Relación de los mártires

Raquel Chang-Rodríguez

in La Florida: Five Hundred Years of Hispanic Presence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060118
eISBN:
9780813050485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060118.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the chronicles of Inca Garcilaso de la Vega (1539-1617) and Luis Jerónimo de Oré (1554-1630), two authors from Peru who met in Córdoba (1612) and wrote about La Florida. ... More


Fighting over the State

Claudio Sopranzetti

in Owners of the Map: Motorcycle Taxi Drivers, Mobility, and Politics in Bangkok

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520288492
eISBN:
9780520963399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520288492.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores Thaksin Shinawatra’s plan to bring the informal and illicit economy under his government’s control as an attempt to cut off from its profit state officials who used authority ... More


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