skip to content
Contentious lives : two Argentine women, two protests, and the quest for recognition Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Contentious lives : two Argentine women, two protests, and the quest for recognition

Author: Javier Auyero
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2003.
Series: Latin America otherwise.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Examines the ways popular protests are experienced and remembered by those who participate in them. This book focuses on the roles of two young women, Nana and Laura, in uprisings in Argentina. It  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Case studies
Cas, Études de
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Auyero, Javier.
Contentious lives.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2003
(OCoLC)654290564
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Javier Auyero
ISBN: 0822331284 9780822331285 0822331152 9780822331155
OCLC Number: 50942026
Description: xv, 230 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
Contents: The day before the pueblada : a town on the edge --
Laura's life : "how did I fall so far" --
Being-in-the-road : insurgent identities --
After the road : contentious legacies --
The lived 1993 : the coming and making of the explosion --
The lived sixteenth : the feast and the remains of the riot --
Nana's life : "thirty-six years of crap" --
Contested memories.
Series Title: Latin America otherwise.
Responsibility: Javier Auyero.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Contentious Lives dares to present the lives of two women who lived hard times but at a certain moment plunged into popular movements and then had to bear the consequences of their participation, to Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.