Lines in the Sand: Nationalism and Identity on the Peruvian-Chilean Frontier / Edition 1

Lines in the Sand: Nationalism and Identity on the Peruvian-Chilean Frontier / Edition 1

by William E. Skuban
     
 

Skuban's study highlights the fabricated nature of national identity in what became one of the most contentious border disputes in South American history.See more details below

Overview

Skuban's study highlights the fabricated nature of national identity in what became one of the most contentious border disputes in South American history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826342232
Publisher:
University of New Mexico Press
Publication date:
10/28/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
342
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


List of Figures     VIII
Acknowledgments     IX
Introduction: Nationalism and Identity     XIII
The Question of the Pacific     1
Official Nationalism: The Chileanization of Tacna and Arica     29
The Plebiscitary Crucible     69
The Elite Public Sphere     111
Nationalism and the Popular Sectors     153
Nationalism and the "Indian Question"     179
Conclusion: The Closing of the Peruvian-Chilean Frontier     207
Epilogue     219
Notes     225
Bibliography     283
Index     305

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