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Embodying Mexico [electronic resource] : tourism, nationalism & performance / Ruth Hellier-Tinoco.

Author/Creator:
Hellier-Tinoco, Ruth.
Publication:
New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Series:
Currents in Latin American & Iberian music.
Currents in Latin American & Iberian music
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (354 p.)
Subjects:
Folklore -- Performance -- Mexico.
Folk dancing, Mexican.
Folk music -- Mexico.
Popular culture -- Mexico.
Culture and tourism -- Mexico.
Politics and culture -- Mexico.
Culture and globalization -- Mexico.
National characteristics, Mexican.
Mexico -- Social life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Exploring the role of performance in tourist and nationalist contexts, Embodying Mexico analyzes the making of icons in 20th century Mexico, as local dance, music, and ritual practices are transformed into national and global spectacles.
Contents:
pt. 1. Setting the scene : Many Mexicos
pt. 2. Tracing ninety years of performism
pt. 3. Embodiment, photographs, and economics.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-19-979081-7
1-283-16454-X
9786613164544
0-19-971273-5
OCLC:
744588478
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