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Peoples of the earth : ethnonationalism, democracy, and the indigenous challenge in "Latin" America / Martin Edwin Andersen ; foreword by Robert A. Pastor.

Author/Creator:
Andersen, Martin Edwin.
Publication:
Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 296 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Indigenous peoples -- Latin America -- Ethnic identity.
Indigenous peoples -- Politics and government.
Indigenous peoples -- Latin America -- History.
Contents:
Introduction
The "miner's canary" of democracy
Elite neglect and "rediscovery"
Is democracy a zero-sum game?
Imagined communities : marxism and the Indian nation-state
Indian lands, "ungoverned spaces," and failing states
Bolivia : unraveling a present past
Perú : the emergence of the unbowed "other"
Ecuador : a populist test of plurinationalism
Guatemala : many nations within a single nation-state
Chile : contesting the lands of the "people of the earth"
Colombia : special rights within a context of lawlessness
Toward a new American identity
Conclusions.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780739143919 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739143913 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739143933 (electronic)
073914393X (electronic)
OCLC:
466358887