Eiss, Paul K.

In the Name of El Pueblo : Place, Community, and the Politics of History in Yucatán - Durham : Duke University Press, 2010. - 1 online resource (356 p.) - eBooks on Demand Latin America Otherwise . - Latin America Otherwise .

Contents; About the Series; Acknowledgments; Introduction: From Archive to Ashes; I. Dispossession; 1. The Last Cacique: The Archival Landscapes of Kah, Comun, and Pueblo; 2. King of the Forest: Civilization, Savagery, and the Annals of History; 3. Hunucma's Zapata: Objects of Insurgency and Auguries of Liberation; II. Repossession; 4. The Redemption: Subjects of Revolution and Objects of Governance; 5. The General and the Beast: Murder, Martyrdom, and the Bones of el Pueblo; 6. The President 's Dead Hand: Surveys, Maps, and the Measure of el Pueblo; III. Recognition 7. The War of the Eggs: Tragedy, Redemption, and the Carnivalesque8. By the Virgin's Grace: The Archival Landscapes of Miracle, Money, and Memory; 9. Poet , Prophet, and Politician: Forgetting and Remembering Hunucma; Conclusion: ""No""-Place; Appendix; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index

An anthropological and historical analysis of the multiple meanings of the term el pueblo, among working-class indigenous and mestizo populations in Mexico s Yucatán peninsula.

9780822392798 84.95 (NL)


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F1376 / .E377 2010

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