1.) What is Karen Racines main argument in Chapter 2 of Human Tradition
2.) Who was Fray Servando Teresa de Mier and what role did he play in Mexico's Wars of
Independence? How does Mier represent typical Creole animosity toward Spanish rule?
Mier was a R
25: Afro-Mexicans, Metizos and Catholicism (1672)
New Spain didnt import large numbers of slaves directly from Africa after 1640,
so different African groups didnt exist in New Spain
Cofradias: religious brotherhoods that individuals of African descent
1.) What is Pedro Santonis main argument in Chapter 3 of Human Tradition?
2.) Who was Lucas Balderas and what does he represent in 19th century Mexican history
3.) What role did Masonic lodges play in the political wranglings of 19 th century politicians?