ISBN-10:
0813530911
ISBN-13:
9780813530918
Pub. Date:
06/18/2002
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Military Power and Popular Protest: The U.S. Navy in Vieques, Puerto Rico / Edition 1

Military Power and Popular Protest: The U.S. Navy in Vieques, Puerto Rico / Edition 1

by Katherine T McCaffrey

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ISBN-13: 9780813530918
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 06/18/2002
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 772,030
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Katherine T. McCaffrey is an assistant professor of anthropology at Montclair State University, New Jersey.

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
Acknowledgmentsxiii
Acronyms and Spanish Termsxvii
Introduction1
1A Strategic Colony on the Margins of the Empire17
2Cultural Identity in Vieques43
3The Fishermen's War67
4We Are a Species in Danger of Extinction: The Aftermath of the Fishermen's Crusade98
5Organizing for Change124
6From Pescadores to Rescatores: The Resurgence and Transformation of Struggle147
7The Battle of Vieques173
Notes185
References197
Index207

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