Ethnicity, Markets, and Migration in the Andes: At the Crossroads of History and Anthropology / Edition 1 by Brooke Larson | 2900822316472 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Ethnicity, Markets, and Migration in the Andes: At the Crossroads of History and Anthropology / Edition 1

Ethnicity, Markets, and Migration in the Andes: At the Crossroads of History and Anthropology / Edition 1

by Brooke Larson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0822316471

ISBN-13: 2900822316472

Pub. Date: 09/11/1995

Publisher: Duke University Press Books

Until now, Andean peasants have primarily been thought of by scholars as isolated subsistence farmers, ""resistant"" to money and to different markets in the region. 'Ethnicity, Markets, and Migration in the Andes' overturns this widely held assumption and puts in its place a new perspective as it explores the dynamic between Andean cultural, social, and economice

Overview

Until now, Andean peasants have primarily been thought of by scholars as isolated subsistence farmers, ""resistant"" to money and to different markets in the region. 'Ethnicity, Markets, and Migration in the Andes' overturns this widely held assumption and puts in its place a new perspective as it explores the dynamic between Andean cultural, social, and economice practice and the market forces of a colonial and post colonial mercantile economy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900822316472
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
09/11/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
440

Table of Contents

Contents

Maps,
Acknowledgments,
I Introduction,
1 Andean Communities, Political Cultures, and Markets: The Changing Contours of a Field,
II From Inca to Spanish Rule: The Making of Indians and Markets,
2 Did Tribute and Markets Prevail in the Andes before the European Invasion?,
3 The Variety and Ambiguity of Native Andean Intervention in European Colonial Markets,
4 Exchange in the Ethnic Territories between 1530 and 1567: The Visitas of Huánuco and Chucuito,
5 Exchange and Markets in the Sixteenth Century: A View from the North,
III Andean Tribute, Migration, and Trade: Remapping the Boundaries of Ethnicity and Exchange,
6 Indian Migration and Social Change in Seventeenth-Century Charcas,
7 Indians in Late Colonial Markets: Sources and Numbers,
8 Markets, Power, and the Politics of Exchange in Tapacarí, c. 1780 and 1980,
IV Negotiating the Meanings of Market Exchange: Community and Hierarchy in Three Andean Contexts,
9 Ethnic Calendars and Market Interventions among the Ayllus of Lipes during the Nineteenth Century,
10 The Sources and Meanings of Money: Beyond the Market Paradigm in an Ayllu of Northern Potosí,
11 "Women Are More Indian": Ethnicity and Gender in a Community near Cuzco,
V Conclusion,
12 Ethnic Identity and Market Relations: Indians and Mestizos in the Andes,
Glossary,
Selected Bibliography,
Contributors,
Index,

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