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Histories of race and racism [electronic resource] : the Andes and Mesoamerica from colonial times to the present / Laura Gotkowitz, ed.

Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2012
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (414 p.)
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
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Subjects:
Racism -- Latin America -- History.
Race -- History.
Latin America -- Race relations -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Historians, anthropologists, and sociologists examine how race and racism have mattered in Andean and Mesoamerican societies from the early colonial era to the present day.
Contents:
Introduction : histories of race and racism in the Andes and Mesoamerica / Laura Gotkowitz
Unfixing race / Kathryn Burn
Was there race in colonial Latin America? : identifying selves and others in the insurgent Andes / Sinclair Thomson
From assimilation to segregation : Guatemala, 1800-1944 / Arturo Taracena
The census and the making of a social "order" in nineteenth-century Bolivia / Rossana Barragán
Forging the unlettered Indian : the pedagogy of race in the Bolivian Andes / Brooke Larson
Indian ruins, national origins : Tiwanaku and indigenismo in La Paz, 1897-1933 / Seemin Qayum
Mestizaje, distinction, and cultural presence : the view from Oaxaca / Deborah Poole
On the origin of the "Mexican race" / Claudio Lomnitz
Politics of place and urban indígenas in Ecuador's indigenous movement / Rudi Colloredo-Mansfeld
Education and decolonization in the work of the Aymara activist Eduardo Leandro Nina Quispe / Esteban Ticona Alejo
Mistados, cholos, and the negation of identity in the Guatemalan highlands / Charles R. Hale
Authenticating Indians and movements : interrogating indigenous authenticity, social movements, and fieldwork in contemporary Peru / María Elena García and José Antonio Lucero
Transgressions and racism: the struggle over a new constitution in Bolivia / Andrés Calla and Khantuta Muruchi
Epilogue to "Transgressions and racism": making sense of May 24th in Sucre : toward an antiracist legislative agenda / Pamela Calla and the Observatorio del Racismo
A postcolonial palimpsest : the work race does in Latin America / Florencia E. Mallon.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record
Contributor:
Gotkowitz, Laura.
ISBN:
1-283-43117-3
9786613431172
0-8223-9433-2
OCLC:
770876087
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822394334 doi