In Search of an Inca: Identity and Utopia in the Andes

In Search of an Inca: Identity and Utopia in the Andes

by Alberto Flores Galindo
     
 

This book examines how people in the Andean region have invoked the Incas to question and rethink colonialism and injustice.See more details below

Overview

This book examines how people in the Andean region have invoked the Incas to question and rethink colonialism and injustice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521598613
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/31/2010
Series:
New Approaches to the Americas Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
302
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Editors' introduction; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Europe and the land of the Incas: the Andean utopia; 2. Communities and doctrines: the struggle for souls (central Andes, 1608–66); 3. The spark and the fire: Juan Santos Atahualpa; 4. The Tupac Amaru Revolution and the Andean people; 5. Govern the world, disrupt the world; 6. Soldiers and montoneros; 7. A republic without citizens; 8. The utopian horizon; 9. The boiling point; 10. The silent war; 11. Epilogue: dreams and nightmares.

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