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Before the Shining Path [electronic resource] : politics in rural Ayacucho, 1895-1980 / Jaymie Patricia Heilman.

Author/Creator:
Heilman, Jaymie Patricia.
Publication:
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (271 p.)
Subjects:
Democracy -- Peru.
Ayacucho (Peru : Dept.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book examines the vibrant twentieth-century political history of rural Ayacucho, the region where Shining Path militants launched a bloody armed struggle in 1980.
Contents:
Contents; Acknowledgments; Map; Introduction; 1. Small Towns and Giant Hells: The Politics of Abandon in Rural Ayacucho, 1895-1919; 2. To Unify Those of Our Race: The Tawantinsuyo Movement in 1920's Ayacucho; 3. We Will No Longer Be Servile: Peasants, Populism, and APRA in 1930's Ayacucho; 4. When the Ink Dries: The Politics of Literacy in Midcentury Ayacucho; 5. The Last Will Be First: Trotskyism and Popular Action in the Belaúnde Years; 6. Unfinished Revolutions: Ayacucho and the Revolutionary Government of the Armed Forces, 1968-1978; 7. Abandoned Again: 1978 Onward; Conclusion; Notes
BibliographyIndex
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
0-8047-7578-8
OCLC:
669505679
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