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In search of emancipatory social work practice in contemporary Colombia: working with the despalzados in Bogota

Carmen Hinestroza and Vasilios Ioakimidis

in Social work in extremis: Lessons for social work internationally

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847427182
eISBN:
9781447303558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427182.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

In recent years, millions of Afro-Colombians, indigenous people and peasants in Colombia have been forced off their land and moved into urban areas where they face further oppression, violence and ... More


Subaltern Strategies of Citizenship and Soldiering in Colombia's Civil Wars: Afro- and Indigenous Colombians' Experiences in the Cauca, 1851–1877

James E. Sanders

in Military Struggle and Identity Formation in Latin America: Race, Nation, and Community During the Liberal Period

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034874
eISBN:
9780813038438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034874.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter explores why Afro- and Indigenous Colombians' experiences with soldiering and civil war differed so much in the Cauca region of southwestern Colombia, one of the relatively few regions ... More


Turf Wars: Territory and Citizenship in the Contemporary State

Bettina Ng'weno

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755962
eISBN:
9780804768290
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755962.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

People of African descent living in the Colombian Andes had long been struggling, as peasants and workers, for political participation and equal citizenship. When the 1991 Colombian Constitution ... More


The Work of Recognition: Caribbean Colombia and the Postemancipation Struggle for Citizenship

Jason McGraw

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469617862
eISBN:
9781469617886
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617862.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book presents a history of African-descended Colombians during the post-emancipation period. The book chronicles the history of Afro-Colombians—particularly along the Caribbean coast of ... More


Introduction

Jason McGraw

in The Work of Recognition: Caribbean Colombia and the Postemancipation Struggle for Citizenship

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469617862
eISBN:
9781469617886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617862.003.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the book's main themes. The book frames Colombia in the half century after 1850 as a post-emancipation story in order to reveal citizenship as the ... More


Epilogue

Jason McGraw

in The Work of Recognition: Caribbean Colombia and the Postemancipation Struggle for Citizenship

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469617862
eISBN:
9781469617886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617862.003.0009
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter describes events in the wake of the Thousand Days' War, focusing on the continued struggle of Afro-Colombians for recognition. Afro-Colombian struggles for rights and standing in public ... More


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