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Visions of Power in Cuba Revolution, Redemption, and Resistance, 1959-1971

Visions of Power in Cuba Revolution, Redemption, and Resistance, 1959-1971

Author: Lillian Guerra; Project Muse,
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012. 2013 ©2012.
Series: Book collections on Project MUSE.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lillian Guerra; Project Muse,
ISBN: 9781469601519 1469601516
OCLC Number: 1317799053
Description: 1 online resource (512 p.).
Contents: Introduction : "Today, even Fidel is a counterrevolutionary!" : excavating the grand narrative of the Cuban Revolution --
The olive green revolution : media, mass rallies, agrarian reform, and the birth of the Fidelista state --
Good Cubans, bad Cubans, and the trappings of revolutionary faith --
War of words : laying the groundwork for radicalization --
Turning the world upside down : Fidelismo as a cultural religion and national crisis as a way of life --
Resistance, repression, and co-optation among the revolution's chosen people --
Class war and complicity in a grassroots dictatorship : gusanos, citizen-spies, and the early role of Cuban youth --
Juventud rebelde : nonconformity, gender, and the struggle to control revolutionary youth --
Self-styled revolutionaries : forgotten struggles for social change and the problem of unintended dissidence --
The ofensiva revolucionaria and the zafra de los diez millones : inducing popular euphoria, fraying Fidelismo --
The reel, real, and hyper-real revolution : self-representation and political performance in everyday life --
Epilogue : the revolution that might have been and the revolution that was : memory, amnesia, and history.
Series Title: Book collections on Project MUSE.
Responsibility: Lillian Guerra.


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