The Resource Elusive unity : factionalism and the limits of identity politics in Yucatán, Mexico, Fernando Armstrong-Fumero

Elusive unity : factionalism and the limits of identity politics in Yucatán, Mexico, Fernando Armstrong-Fumero

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Elusive unity : factionalism and the limits of identity politics in Yucatán, Mexico
Title
Elusive unity
Title remainder
factionalism and the limits of identity politics in Yucatán, Mexico
Statement of responsibility
Fernando Armstrong-Fumero
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Language
eng
Summary
"In Elusive Unity, Armstrong-Fumero examines early twentieth-century peasant politics and twenty-first-century indigenous politics in the rural Oriente region of Yucatan The rural inhabitants of this region have had some of their most important dealings with their nation's government as self-identified "peasants" and "Maya." Using ethnography, oral history, and archival research, Armstrong-Fumero shows how the same body of narrative tropes has defined the local experience of twentieth-century agrarianism and twenty-first-century multiculturalism. Through these recycled narratives, contemporary multicultural politics have also inherited some ambiguities that were built into its agrarian predecessor. Specifically, local experiences of peasant and indigenous politics are shaped by tensions between the vernacular language of identity and the intense factionalism that often defines the social organization of rural communities. This significant contribution will be of interest to historians, anthropologists, and political scientists studying Latin America and the Maya"--
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Armstrong-Fumero, Fernando
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index present
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F1435.3.E72
LC item number
A76 2013eb
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Mexico
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Elusive unity : factionalism and the limits of identity politics in Yucatán, Mexico, Fernando Armstrong-Fumero
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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1 online resource
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online
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9781607322399
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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remote
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22573/ctt47hzbj
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  • (OCoLC)854585891
  • (OCoLC)ocn854585891
Label
Elusive unity : factionalism and the limits of identity politics in Yucatán, Mexico, Fernando Armstrong-Fumero
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607322399
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt47hzbj
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854585891
  • (OCoLC)ocn854585891

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