Race, culture, place : indigenous Mestizos and the politics of representation in Cuzco, 1919-1991 (Book, 2000) [WorldCat.org]
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Race, culture, place : indigenous Mestizos and the politics of representation in Cuzco, 1919-1991

Author: Marisol de la Cadena
Publisher: Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2000.
Series: Latin America otherwise.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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In the early twentieth century, Peruvian intellectuals, like their European counterparts, rejected biological categories of race as a basis for discrimination. This title traces the history of the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marisol de la Cadena
ISBN: 0822323850 9780822323853 0822324202 9780822324201
OCLC Number: 232698770
Description: pages cm.
Contents: About the Series viiAcknowledgments ixPast Dialogues about Race: An Introduction to the Present 11. Decency in 1920 Urban Cuzco: The Cradle of the Indigenistas 442. Liberal Indigenistas versus Tawantinsuyu: The Making of the Indian 863. Class, Masculinity, and Mestizaje: New Incas and Old Indians 1314. Insolent Mestizas and Respeto: The Redefinition of Mestizaje 1775. Cuzquenismo, Respeto, and Discrimination: The Mayordomias of Almudena 2316 Respeto and Authenticity: Grassroots Intellectuals and De-Indianized Indigenous Culture 2727. Indigenous Mestizos, De-Indianization, and Discrimination: Cultural Racism in Cuzco 306Notes 331Bibliography 367Index 399
Series Title: Latin America otherwise.
Responsibility: by Marisol de la Cadena.

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"This is a gripping book on how and why all the people of the city of Cuzco practice a cruel and elaborate game of discrimination against each other. . . . De la Cadena has successfully shifted the Read more...

 
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