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The Resource A finger in the wound : body politics in quincentennial Guatemala, Diane M. Nelson

A finger in the wound : body politics in quincentennial Guatemala, Diane M. Nelson

Label
A finger in the wound : body politics in quincentennial Guatemala
Title
A finger in the wound
Title remainder
body politics in quincentennial Guatemala
Statement of responsibility
Diane M. Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.897/4152
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.3.E72
LC item number
N45 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A finger in the wound : body politics in quincentennial Guatemala, Diane M. Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-406) and index
Contents
Introduction: Body Politics and Quincentennial Guatemala -- Gringa Positioning, Vulnerable Bodies, and Fluidarity: A Partial Relation -- State Fetishism and the Pinata Effect: Catastrophe and the Magic of Culture -- Hostile Markings Taken for Identity: Questions of Ambivalence and Authority in a Graveyard inside Guatemala, October 1992 -- Gendering the Ethnic-National Question: Rigoberta Menchu Jokes and the Out-Skirts of Fashioning Identity -- Bodies That Splatter: Gender, "Race," and the Discourses of Mestizaje -- Maya-Hackers and the Cyberspatialized Nation-State: Modernity, Ethnostalgia, and a Lizard Queen in Guatemala -- A Transnational Frame-Up: ILO Convention 169, Identity, Territory, and the Law
Control code
39605689
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 427 p.
Isbn
9780520212855
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98035061
Note
Library's copy 2 (Wittliff Gallery): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
A finger in the wound : body politics in quincentennial Guatemala, Diane M. Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-406) and index
Contents
Introduction: Body Politics and Quincentennial Guatemala -- Gringa Positioning, Vulnerable Bodies, and Fluidarity: A Partial Relation -- State Fetishism and the Pinata Effect: Catastrophe and the Magic of Culture -- Hostile Markings Taken for Identity: Questions of Ambivalence and Authority in a Graveyard inside Guatemala, October 1992 -- Gendering the Ethnic-National Question: Rigoberta Menchu Jokes and the Out-Skirts of Fashioning Identity -- Bodies That Splatter: Gender, "Race," and the Discourses of Mestizaje -- Maya-Hackers and the Cyberspatialized Nation-State: Modernity, Ethnostalgia, and a Lizard Queen in Guatemala -- A Transnational Frame-Up: ILO Convention 169, Identity, Territory, and the Law
Control code
39605689
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 427 p.
Isbn
9780520212855
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98035061
Note
Library's copy 2 (Wittliff Gallery): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps

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