The Resource Human rights in the Maya region : global politics, cultural contentions, and moral engagements, edited by Pedro Pitarch, Shannon Speed, and Xochitl Leyva Solano

Human rights in the Maya region : global politics, cultural contentions, and moral engagements, edited by Pedro Pitarch, Shannon Speed, and Xochitl Leyva Solano

Label
Human rights in the Maya region : global politics, cultural contentions, and moral engagements
Title
Human rights in the Maya region
Title remainder
global politics, cultural contentions, and moral engagements
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pedro Pitarch, Shannon Speed, and Xochitl Leyva Solano
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taken together, the essays presented in this book reveal a broad array of rights-related practices and interpretations among the Mayan population, demonstrating that global-local-state interactions are complex and diverse even within a geographically limited area
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.3.P7
LC item number
H86 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pitarch Ramón, Pedro
  • Speed, Shannon
  • Leyva Solano, Xochitl
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Human rights
  • Human rights
  • Ethnic relations
  • Human rights
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Menschenrecht
  • Grundrechte
  • Menschenwürde
  • Indigenes Volk
  • Maya
  • Minderheitenrecht
  • Chiapas (Mexico)
  • Guatemala
  • Guatemala
  • Mexico
  • Maya
  • Chiapas
  • Guatemala
Label
Human rights in the Maya region : global politics, cultural contentions, and moral engagements, edited by Pedro Pitarch, Shannon Speed, and Xochitl Leyva Solano
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-355) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Are human rights destroying the natural balance of all things? The difficult encounter between international law and community law in Mayan Guatemala
  • Stener Ekern
  • "Here it's different" : the Ch'orti' and human rights training
  • Julián López Garciá
  • Indigenous law and gender dialogues
  • Irma Otzoy
  • Human rights, land conflicts, and memory of the violence in the Ixil country of Northern Quiché
  • David Stoll
  • Global discourses on the local terrain : human rights in Chiapas
  • Shannon Speed and Xochitl Leyva Solano
  • Cultural rights and human rights : a social science perspective
  • Breaking the reign of silence : ethnography of a clandestine cemetery
  • Victoria Sanford
  • Rights of the poor : progressive Catholicism and indigenous resistance in Chiapas
  • Christine Kovic
  • "Asumiendo nuestra propia defensa" : resistance and the Red de defensores comunitarios in Chiapas
  • Shannon Speed and Alvaro Reyes
  • Final comments. Making rights meaningful for Mayas : reflections on culture, rights, and power
  • Richard Ashby Wilson
  • Rodolfo Stavenhagen
  • Perspectives on the politics of human rights in Guatemala
  • Robert M. Carmack
  • Legal globalization and human rights : constructing the rule of law in postconflict Guatemala?
  • Rachel Sieder
  • The labyrinth of translation : a Tzeltal version of the universal declaration of human rights
  • Pedro Pitarch
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 377 pages
Isbn
9780822343134
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008028483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)209335072
  • (OCoLC)ocn209335072
Label
Human rights in the Maya region : global politics, cultural contentions, and moral engagements, edited by Pedro Pitarch, Shannon Speed, and Xochitl Leyva Solano
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-355) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Are human rights destroying the natural balance of all things? The difficult encounter between international law and community law in Mayan Guatemala
  • Stener Ekern
  • "Here it's different" : the Ch'orti' and human rights training
  • Julián López Garciá
  • Indigenous law and gender dialogues
  • Irma Otzoy
  • Human rights, land conflicts, and memory of the violence in the Ixil country of Northern Quiché
  • David Stoll
  • Global discourses on the local terrain : human rights in Chiapas
  • Shannon Speed and Xochitl Leyva Solano
  • Cultural rights and human rights : a social science perspective
  • Breaking the reign of silence : ethnography of a clandestine cemetery
  • Victoria Sanford
  • Rights of the poor : progressive Catholicism and indigenous resistance in Chiapas
  • Christine Kovic
  • "Asumiendo nuestra propia defensa" : resistance and the Red de defensores comunitarios in Chiapas
  • Shannon Speed and Alvaro Reyes
  • Final comments. Making rights meaningful for Mayas : reflections on culture, rights, and power
  • Richard Ashby Wilson
  • Rodolfo Stavenhagen
  • Perspectives on the politics of human rights in Guatemala
  • Robert M. Carmack
  • Legal globalization and human rights : constructing the rule of law in postconflict Guatemala?
  • Rachel Sieder
  • The labyrinth of translation : a Tzeltal version of the universal declaration of human rights
  • Pedro Pitarch
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 377 pages
Isbn
9780822343134
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008028483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)209335072
  • (OCoLC)ocn209335072

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