Race And Ethnicity In Latin America

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Pluto Press, May 20, 1997 - History - 152 pages
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This text examines changing perspectives on black and Indian populations in Latin America, tracing similarities and differences in the way these peoples have been seen by academics and national elites. Beginning with a brief analysis of historical debates about the emergence of mixed societies in the colonial and republican era, the author traces understandings of race and ethnicity from early functional approaches, through Marxist and interactionist perspectives to more recent concerns with the politics of culture and identity in nation states that exist in increasingly globalized networks. Throughout, reference is made to concrete contexts to illustrate the theoretical debates. Brief contrasts are made with North American and Caribbean contexts. Race and ethnicity as analytical concepts are re-examined in order to demonstrate their embeddedness in the history of Western social science and to assess their continuing usefulness.
  

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Contents

The Meaning ofRaceandEthnicity
5
Blacks and Indians in Latin America
25
Early Approaches to Blacks and Indians
40
Inequality and Situational Identity 1970s
59
Blacks and Indians in the Postmodern NationState
80
Black and Indian Social Movements
95
Studying Race and Ethnicity in a Postmodern
111
Notes
120
Index
146
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Race and Ethnicity in Latin America
Race and Ethnicity in Latin America. Journal article by Cecilia Mccallum; Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, Vol. 5, 1999 ...
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Seminar on the History of Race and Ethnicity in Latin America ...
This course is an advanced seminar in the study of the history of race and ethnicity in Latin America, with an emphasis on how these these categories ...
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JSTOR: Race and Ethnicity in Latin America
Race and ethnicity in Latin America (Crit. Stud. Lat. Am. Ser.). viii, 152 pp., bibliogr. London, Chicago: Pluto Press, 1997. 35.00 (cloth), 10.99 (paper) ...
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Anth 367 - Race and Ethnicity in Latin America
This course explores the multiple, complex and historically changing meanings of the concepts of race and ethnicity in Latin America, and the consequences ...
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RACE AND ETHNICITY IN LATIN AMERICA
RACE AND ETHNICITY IN LATIN AMERICA. Spring 2004. Wednesdays, 2-4:30 PM. Jimenez Hall, Room 2123. Instructor: Jan H. French. Office: Holzapfel 1122F ...
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Vasconcelos, José. 1997. The Cosmic Race. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins U. Press. *Wade, Peter. 1997. Race and Ethnicity in Latin America. London: Pluto. ...
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Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute: Race and Ethnicity ...
Race and Ethnicity in Latin America.(Review). mccallum, Cecilia. WADE, PETER. (Crit. Stud. Lat. Am. Ser.). viii, 152 pp., bibliogr. ...
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Race, Class and Gender in Latin America (JINS 338)
Race and Ethnicity in Latin America. London. Chicago, Ill: Pluto Press, 1997. ISBN: 0-7453-0987-9. Wearne, Phillip. Return of the Indian: Conquest and ...
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Displaced Peoples of Latin America:
Peter Wade (1997) Race and Ethnicity in Latin America. Chicago: Pluto Press. Rigoberta Menchú (1984) I, Rigoberta Menchú: An Indian Woman in Guatemala. ...
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About the author (1997)

Peter Wade completed a doctorate in Social Anthropology at Cambridge University focusing on the Black population in Columbia. He is now a lecturer in Social Anthropology at the University of Manchester and has written for Man and Nature and Culture.

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