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Title Death, dismemberment, and memory : body politics in Latin America / edited by Lyman L. Johnson.
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2004.
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 Floor2  F1410 .D33 2004    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 354 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Diálogos
Diálogos (Albuquerque, N.M.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why dead bodies talk : an introduction / Lyman L. Johnson -- Túpac Amaru, the body politic, and the embodiment of hope : Inca heritage and social justice in the Andes / Ward Stavig -- Death's patriots -- celebration, denunciation, and memories of Mexico's Independence heroes : Miguel Hidalgo, José María Morelos, and Agustín de Iturbide / Chiston I. Archer -- "Sometimes knowing how to forget is also having a memory" : the repatriation of Juan Manuel de Rosas and the healing of Argentina / Jeffrey M. Shumway -- The mortal remains of Emiliano Zapata / Samuel Brunk -- The arm and body of the revolution : remembering Mexico's last caudillo, Alvaro Obregón / Jürgen Buchenau -- Digging up Cuauhtémoc / Lyman L. Johnson -- Life and the commodification of death in Argentina : Juan and Eva Perón / Donna J. Guy -- Vargas morto : the death and life of a Brazilian statesman / Daryle Williams, Barbara Weinstein -- San Ernesto de la Higuera : the resurrection of Che Guevara / Paul J. Dosal.
Subject Latin America -- Politics and government.
Political culture -- Latin America.
Human body -- Symbolic aspects -- Latin America.
Human body -- Political aspects -- Latin America.
Symbolism in politics -- Latin America.
Memory -- Political aspects -- Latin America.
Heroes -- Latin America.
Nationalism -- Latin America.
Related Names Johnson, Lyman L.
Related To Online version: Death, dismemberment, and memory. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2004 (OCoLC)663141521
ISBN 0826332005 (hbk.)
9780826332004 (hbk.)
0826332013 (pbk.)
9780826332011 (pbk.)
OCLC number 56050948