Being Indian in Hueyapan: A Revised and Updated Edition / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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- Palgrave Macmillan US
In this revised and updated edition, Judith Friedlander places her widely acclaimed work in historical context. The book describes the lives of the inhabitants of an indigenous pueblo during the late 1960s and early 1970s and analyzes the ways that Indians like them have been discriminated against since early colonial times.
|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan US|
|Edition description:||2nd ed. 2006|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)|
About the Author
Judith Friedlander has done anthropological research on questions of ethnic identity in Mexico, the American Southwest and France. In addition to Being Indian in Hueyapan, she is best known for having written Vilna on the Seine: Jewish Intellectuals in France Since 1968 and for translating works by the French public intellectual Alain Finkielkraut. Since 1972, Friedlander has taught Anthropology at SUNY Purchase, Hunter College/the Graduate Center of the City University of New York and the New School for Social Research. She has also served as an academic dean at these three institutions, most recently as dean of arts and sciences at Hunter College.
Table of ContentsZeferina Barreto and her Family (1969-1970) The History of Doña Zeferina and her Family The History of Hueyapan What it Means to be Indian in Hueyapan Religion in Hueyapan The Role of the State in Post-Revolutionary Mexico: A New Period of 'Evangelization' in Hueyapan Cultural Extremists The Anthropologist and the Indians Being Indian Revisited