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Indigenous movements and their critics

Pan-Maya activism in Guatemala

by Kay B. Warren

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guatemala
    • Subjects:
    • Mayas -- Guatemala -- Government relations.,
    • Indians of Central America -- Guatemala -- Government relations.,
    • Mayas -- Guatemala -- Ethnic identity.,
    • Mayas -- Guatemala -- Politics and government.,
    • Guatemala -- Politics and government -- 1985-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-279) and index.

      StatementKay B. Warren.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1465.3.G6 W37 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 288 p. :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL344562M
      ISBN 100691058814, 0691058822
      LC Control Number98003531

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Indigenous Movements and Their Critics book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In this first book-length treatment of Maya intelle 4/5. Pan-Mayanism's critics question its tactics, see it as threatening their own achievements, or even as dangerously polarizing national society.

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the author admits that it is Indigenous movements and their critics book possible anymore to write about social movements, ethnic politics, and indigenous people struggle for autonomy without becoming totally submerged in the movement.

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This book highlights the crucial role that Mayanist intellectuals have come to play in charting paths to multicultural democracy in Guatemala and in creating a new parallel middle class. In this first book-length treatment of Maya intellectuals in national and community affairs in Guatemala, Kay Warren presents an ethnographic account of Pan-Maya cultural activism through the voices, writings, and actions of its participants.

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Indigenous Movements and their Critics. Pan-Maya Activism in Guatemala The book's nine chapters examine different aspects of the Mayan movement, from the writings of several of its leading intellectuals to the reaction of its non-Indian critics to grassroots activism on the village level.

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Warren. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxii, pages: illustrations, Indigenous movements and their critics book ; 24 cm: Contents: Transcription of Maya Languages and Personal Names --Introduction: Democracy, Marginality, and Ethnic Resurgence --Pan-Mayanism and Its Critics on Left and Right --Coalitions and the Peace Process --In Dialogue: Maya Skeptics and One.

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