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On the border: Chiapas, between empire and republic

Sarah Washbrook

in Producing Modernity in Mexico: Labour, Race, and the State in Chiapas, 1876-1914

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264973
eISBN:
9780191754128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264973.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter analyzes the political, economic, and social relations in Chiapas during the colonial era in order to better understand the nature and impact of the modernizing reforms enacted by ... More


Evangelizing

Linford D. Fisher

in The Indian Great Awakening: Religion and the Shaping of Native Cultures in Early America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199740048
eISBN:
9780199949892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740048.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter looks at the “second wave” of Anglo-American attempts to evangelize Native communities in Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Long Island in the opening decades of the eighteenth century. The ... More


Indian Migration from the Caribbean to Europe and North America

Lomarsh Roopnarine

in The Indian Caribbean: Migration and Identity in the Diaspora

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496814388
eISBN:
9781496814425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496814388.003.0071
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter discusses the migration of Caribbean Indians to developed countries in Europe and North America from the Second World War to today. It shows that special colonial associations with ... More


Indian Localism

Claudio Lomnitz-Adler

in Exits from the Labyrinth: Culture and Ideology in the Mexican National Space

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520077881
eISBN:
9780520912472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520077881.003.0013
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter demonstrates the ways in which localist ideology operates in Indian community. The substance of the interviews with Juan Santos is reported. It then addresses what this sort of material ... More


Nonindentured Indian Migration to the Caribbean since World War II

Lomarsh Roopnarine

in The Indian Caribbean: Migration and Identity in the Diaspora

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496814388
eISBN:
9781496814425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496814388.003.0082
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter looks at the movement of non-resident Indians from India to the Caribbean after the Second World War. These Indians arrived in the Caribbean on their own volition. The focus will be on ... More


Introduction

Natale A. Zappia

in Traders and Raiders: The Indigenous World of the Colorado Basin, 1540-1859

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469615844
eISBN:
9781469619842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469615844.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the book's main theme, namely the Indigenous “interior world” forged by a diverse group of Indian communities that linked present-day California, ... More


Back in History?

Thomas Grillot

in First Americans: U.S. Patriotism in Indian Country after World War I

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780300224337
eISBN:
9780300235326
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300224337.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter considers how the story of Indian participation proved unwieldy to all who could have been interested in recounting it. While documentation was produced and sometimes published, neither ... More


Conclusion

Lomarsh Roopnarine

in The Indian Caribbean: Migration and Identity in the Diaspora

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496814388
eISBN:
9781496814425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496814388.003.0101
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This concluding chapter summarizes the findings of this book's study, which is divided into four distinct but interconnected points. First, of all Indian migrations, the movement from India to the ... More


Bad Boys, Forgotten Heroes

Thomas Grillot

in First Americans: U.S. Patriotism in Indian Country after World War I

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780300224337
eISBN:
9780300235326
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300224337.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter switches perspective again and takes as its object the veterans themselves. When looked at through an ethnographical lens, World War I veterans appear to have been ambiguous heroes on ... More


Periodizing Indian Organizational Transnationalism in the United Kingdom

Thomas Lacroix

in A Century of Transnationalism: Immigrants and Their Homeland Connections

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040443
eISBN:
9780252098864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040443.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter discusses the long-term evolution of the Indian organizational field in the United Kingdom and its transnational extensions. It distinguishes four main periods. The first one, from 1947 ... More


Introduction

Beth H. Piatote

in Domestic Subjects

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300171570
eISBN:
9780300189094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300171570.003.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter discusses the conditions that helped shape the lives of the Indian communities during the American assimilation era; Indian communities' legal status as “domestic subjects” of the United ... More


Political Reformulation of Christian Personal Law

Flavia Agnes

in Law and Gender Inequality: The Politics of Women's Rights in India

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195655247
eISBN:
9780199081189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195655247.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter aims to trace the complex legal history of the Indian Christian community and their attempts at reform in the post-independence period and recent judicial intervention. The process of ... More


Comparative Lessons and the Case of India

Shimon Shetreet and Hiram E. Chodosh

in Uniform Civil Code for India: Proposed Blueprint for Scholarly Discourse

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198077121
eISBN:
9780199085309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198077121.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter analyses the case of India in depth. It explores the role of community law in the personal law of India while providing a constitutional and social context as a backdrop. Particularly, ... More


The Red Land of the South: Indigenous Kinship in D’Arcy McNickle’s Runner in the Sun

James H. Cox

in The Red Land to the South: American Indian Writers and Indigenous Mexico

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816675975
eISBN:
9781452947679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816675975.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter assesses D’Arcy McNickle’s contribution to American Indian writing about Mexico and his role in the development of a potentially revolutionary indigenous American transnational ... More


Introduction

Dave Ramsaran and Linden F. Lewis

in Caribbean Masala: Indian Identity in Guyana and Trinidad

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496818041
eISBN:
9781496818089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818041.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the Indian communities of Guyana and Trinidad. The lived experience of the Indian community in Guyana and Trinidad in some ways represents a cultural ... More


Aftermath

Kathleen Deagan and José María Cruxent

in Columbus's Outpost among the Tainos: Spain and America at La Isabela, 1493-1498

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300090406
eISBN:
9780300133899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300090406.003.0010
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter describes the events that marked the end for La Isabela and the failure of the Columbian project. Discovering gold deposits in the south part of the island in 1496, a decision was ... More


Theoretical and Historical Sketches of Guyana and Trinidad

Dave Ramsaran and Linden F. Lewis

in Caribbean Masala: Indian Identity in Guyana and Trinidad

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496818041
eISBN:
9781496818089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818041.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter presents theoretical and historical sketches of Guyana and Trinidad. Both countries share a similar colonial history and ethnic makeup, with people of Indian descent representing 39.3 ... More


The Empire of the Mind

Gurucharan Gollerkeri and Natasha Chhabra

in Migration Matters: Mobility in a Globalizing World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199464807
eISBN:
9780199087280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199464807.003.0016
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Population and Demography

In this chapter we look at the importance and implications of the democratisation of knowledge. We begin with a discussion of how high-skilled migration takes place in a policy vacuum, and consider ... More


Marginalized Narratives: Memory Work at African Shrines in Kochi, India

Neelima Jeychandran

in Excavating Memory: Sites of Remembering and Forgetting

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061603
eISBN:
9780813051222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061603.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter discusses how memories of African communities in the port city of Kochi in the South-Indian state of Kerala are generated and preserved through shrines dedicated to the spirits of ... More


Listening and Learning: The Benefits of Collaboration

Stephen A. Mrozowski

in Archaeologies of Listening

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056241
eISBN:
9780813058054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056241.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter outlines some of the benefits of collaborative research. It draws on the experience gained and the lessons learned from close to a decade’s collaboration between the Fiske Center for ... More


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