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Modern Dreams: An Ethnography of Grandeur

in Dilemmas of Modernity: Bolivian Encounters with Law and Liberalism

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759816
eISBN:
9780804769884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759816.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter concludes the study of Bolivia's complicated modern trajectory by examining development and its discontents. In many ways, the encounter with development encapsulates (and restates) most ... More


Why Nazario is Leaving School: Community Perspectives on Formal Schooling in Rural Bolivia

Pedro Plaza Martínez

in Knowledge and Learning in the Andes: Ethnographic Perspectives

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235187
eISBN:
9781846313424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235187.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter discusses the conflicting discourses about formal education on the school of El Paredó in rural Bolivia. It considers some of the community attitudes to formal schooling when Nazario, a ... More


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