We Eat the Mines and the Mines Eat Us: Dependency and Exploitation in Bolivian Tin Mines / Edition 2

We Eat the Mines and the Mines Eat Us: Dependency and Exploitation in Bolivian Tin Mines / Edition 2

by June Nash
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0231080514

ISBN-13: 9780231080514

Pub. Date: 03/25/1993

Publisher: Columbia University Press

In this powerful anthropological study of a Bolivian tin mining town, Nash explores the influence of modern industrialization on the traditional culture of Quechua-and-Aymara-speaking Indians.

Overview

In this powerful anthropological study of a Bolivian tin mining town, Nash explores the influence of modern industrialization on the traditional culture of Quechua-and-Aymara-speaking Indians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231080514
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
03/25/1993
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
363
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Preface to the Centennial Edition xxiii
Introduction
1(16)
The Miners' History
17(40)
Belief and Behavior in Family Life
57(30)
Community Integration and Worker Solidarity
87(34)
The Natural and the Supernatural Order
121(49)
Conditions of Work in the Mine
170(40)
Wages, Prices, and the Accumulation of Capital in Mining
210(46)
Labor Conflict and Unionization
256(54)
Community and Class Consciousness
310(25)
Appendix 335(4)
References 339(12)
Index 351

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