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Zapata Lives!: Histories and Cultural Politics in Southern Mexico

Lynn Stephen

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520222373
eISBN:
9780520927643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520222373.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This study chronicles recent political events in southern Mexico, up to and including the July 2000 election of Vicente Fox. The book focuses on the meaning that Emiliano Zapata, the great symbol of ... More


Lights Out: Alamocordo, New Mexico

John Copeland Nagle

in Law's Environment: How the Law Shapes the Places We Live

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300126297
eISBN:
9780300162912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300126297.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter is concerned with the city of Alamogordo, located in southern New Mexico. Alamogordo began as the late-nineteenth-century version of a planned community. Before then, various unplanned ... More


Ecological Associations of West Nile Virus and Avian Hosts in an Arid Environment

Holly B. Vuong, Donald F. Caccamise, Marta Remmenga, and Rebecca Creamer

in Emerging Avian Disease

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780520272378
eISBN:
9780520952201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520272378.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ornithology

We evaluated disease associations of West Nile virus (WNV) with avian hosts in four key habitats of southern New Mexico (agriculture, desert, riparian, and urban). Our goal was to examine the role of ... More


The Zapatistas: From Identity to Equality

Todd May

in Contemporary Political Movements and the Thought of Jacques Rancière: Equality in Action

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639823
eISBN:
9780748671724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639823.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter discusses the Zapastista movement in southern Mexico. It considers Zapatismo as an advance over the identity politics that characterized much of the left in the US and elsewhere during ... More


The Politics of Conversion to Islam in Southern Mexico

Sandra Cañas Cuevas

in Islam and the Americas

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060132
eISBN:
9780813050584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060132.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter discusses conversion processes to Islam among indigenous people in Southern Mexico, Chiapas. It focuses on the important role Maya women play throughout the religious conversion process. ... More


. Southern Mexican Contemporary Traditional Culture That Is Little Affected by Tourism

Chris Goertzen

in Made in Mexico: Tradition, Tourism, and Political Ferment in Oaxaca

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604737967
eISBN:
9781604737974
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604737967.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines traditional material culture in Southern Mexico that is untouched by tourism. It asks: What characteristics would we expect to mark culture that is traditional but not tourist ... More


Made in Mexico: Tradition, Tourism, and Political Ferment in Oaxaca

Chris Goertzen

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604737967
eISBN:
9781604737974
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604737967.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book examines the aesthetic, political, and sociopolitical aspects of tourism in southern Mexico, particularly in the state of Oaxaca. Tourists seeking “authenticity” buy crafts and festival ... More


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