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by June C. Nash

  • Author: June C. Nash
  • ISBN: 0415928621
  • ISBN13: 978-0415928625
  • ePub: 1501 kb | FB2: 1178 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Humanities
  • Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (August 10, 2001)
  • Pages: 328
  • Rating: 4.1/5
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Mayan Visions: The Quest for Autonomy in an Age of Globalization ePub download

Mayan Visions is the most useful study to date on this confluence of indigenous, grass roots, and national and global civil society activism in Chiapas. George A. Collier, Professor of Cultural and Social Anthropology, "Stanford University wants to see revisions.

Mayan Visions is the most useful study to date on this confluence of indigenous, grass roots, and national and global civil society activism in Chiapas. June Nash, one of the living icons of the practice of modern anthropology as both a humanistic and socially committed discipline, offers us in this wonderful new book her own retrospective vision of almost half a century in the intellectual and political history of Maya studies in Chiapas.

New York: Routledge, 2001 xi. 303 p. maps, photographs, notes, references, index. Rather than bargaining for a limited version of territorially-based autonomy within a federal model, they have insisted on the rights of each community to define its network of relations. Rather than accepting the state's power to define the boundaries between individual and collective rights, they have insisted on a concept of ethnic citizenship (Harvey 1998, 1999; Nash 2001) that claims rights of Mexican citizenship and indigenous social identity.

Home Browse Books Book details, Mayan Visions: The Quest for Autonomy in. .Publication year: 2001. Contributors: June C. Nash. Subjects: -Politics And Government.

Home Browse Books Book details, Mayan Visions: The Quest for Autonomy in an Age. Mayan Visions: The Quest for Autonomy in an Age of Globalization. Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian By Nicholas P. Higgins University of Texas Press, 2004. Mayan Voices for Human Rights: Displaced Catholics in Highland Chiapas By Christine Kovic University of Texas Press, 2005.

A significant work by one of anthropology's most important scholars, this book provides an introduction to the Chiapas Mayan community of Mexico, better known for their role in the Zapatista Rebellion. The best single book on the background to the Zapatista movement. com User, March 28, 2010. I've lived in Chiapas for nine years, and have read extensively on its history, in addition to hearing and recording the oral histories of Indigenous friends. Ms. Nash's book communicates (with extensive references) the most important threads of that history. She shows how it relates to autonomy movements like the Zapatistas.

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A significant work by one of anthropology's most important scholars, this book provides an introduction to the Chiapas Mayan community of Mexico, better known. A significant work by one of anthropology's most important scholars, this book provides an introduction to the Chiapas Mayan community of Mexico, better known for their role in the Zapatista Rebellion. Dimensions of the world crisis.

June Nash is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at the City College of New York and Graduate Center. She is the author of We Eat the Mines and the Mines Eat Us (1993). She was awarded the American Anthropologist's Distinguished Service Award in 1995. Política de opiniones.

June Nash shows us how the Zapatista Movement is one expression of wide ranging social movements in.

Theirs is not a call for a return to the past but an engagement with the possibility of a different future. - Saskia Sassen, author of Globalization and Its Discontents "Mayan Visions is a marvelous juxtaposition of global political dynamics and local ethnography. There are lessons here for readers in every country of the world. This book is a powerful illustration of how global policy makers.

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June Nash’s erudite book Mayan Visions: The Quest for Autonomy in an Age of Globalization provides a local ethnographic analysis of the fissuring and fusing of the Zapatistas in the context of national and international influences. To understand the implications of the Zapatistas’ attempt to achieve autonomy without isolation and highlight how their efforts can inform others, Nash employs feminist theory reasoning that Gender issues subvert dichotomies of class and ethnicity because they transcend both social groupings (245).

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A significant work by one of anthropology's most important scholars, this book provides an introduction to the Chiapas Mayan community of Mexico, better known for their role in the Zapatista Rebellion.
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