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Title Contemporary indigenous movements in Latin America / edited by Erick D. Langer with Elena Muñoz.
Published Wilmington, Del. : SR Books, 2003.
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 Floor2  E65 .C66 2003    IN LIBRARY
Description xxix, 220 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Jaguar books on Latin America ; no. 25
Jaguar books on Latin America ; no. 25.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-218).
Contents pt. I. In the defense of land. Neither warriors nor victims: the Wauja peacefully organize to defend their land / Emilienne Ireland ; Ethnodevelopment and democratic consolidation in Chile: the Mapuche question / Mario Sznajder -- pt. II. Indigenous political participation. Agrarian protest and the Indian movement in the Ecuadorian highlands / Leon Zamosc ; Indians and national salvation: placing Ecuador's indigenous coup of January 2000 in historical perspective / Erin O'Connor ; The emergence of political organizations among the Guaraní Indians of Bolivia and Argentina: a comparative perspective / Silvia María Hirsch ; Consciousness and contradiction: indigenous peoples and Paraguay's transition to democracy / René Harder Horst -- pt. III. Indians and Guerrillas. Villagers at arms: war and counterrevolution in the Central-South Andes / Orin Starn ; Pan-Maya activism in Guatemala / Kay B. Warren -- pt. IV. Indigenous leaders speak out. Marta Silva Vito (Brazil) ; Davi Kopenawa Yanomami (Brazil) ; Luis Macas (Ecuador) ; Nina Pacari (Ecuador) ; Felipe Quispe Huanca (Bolivia) ; R. Marhikewun (Chile).
Subject Indians -- Social conditions.
Indians -- Civil rights.
Indians -- Government relations.
Indians, Treatment of -- Latin America.
Self-determination, National -- Latin America.
Latin America -- Race relations.
Latin America -- Politics and government.
Latin America -- Social policy.
Related Names Langer, Erick Detlef.
Muñoz, Elena.
ISBN 0842026800 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0842026797 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 51204067