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Streets, bedrooms, & patios : the ordinariness of diversity in urban Oaxaca : ethnographic portraits of the urban poor, transvestites, discapacitados, and other popular cultures

Author: Michael James Higgins; Tanya L Coen
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Reveals how such issues as racism, sexism, sexuality, spirituality, and class struggle play out in the people's daily lives in a Mexican city.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael James Higgins; Tanya L Coen
ISBN: 0292731337 0292731345 9780292731332 9780292731349
OCLC Number: 268904552
Description: x, 312 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments Streets, Bedrooms, and Patios: The Ordinariness of Diversity in Urban Oaxaca Better to Arrive Than to Be Invited: The Urban Poor of the City of Oaxaca We Are Not Lesbians! Grupo Union: Homosexual Transvestite Prostitutes in Urban Oaxaca Only the Spoon Knows What's at the Bottom of the Pot! Ethnographic Portraits of Other Groups That Are Transgressing Sexual and Gender Borders in Urban Oaxaca Thanks to God for Giving Me Polio, for I Have Been Able to See the World: Los Discapacitados of the City of Oaxaca A Conclusion of SortsNotesBibliography and Suggested ReadingsIndex
Other Titles: Streets, bedrooms, and patios
Responsibility: Michael James Higgins and Tanya L. Coen ; with the editorial assistance of Marsha Moore-Jazayeri.

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