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Author Martinez Novo, Carmen, 1966-

Title Who defines indigenous? : identities, development, intellectuals, and the state in northern Mexico / Carmen Martinez Novo.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.89763 M366w 2006    ---  Available
Description xi, 187 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Contents Introduction -- Mixtec communities at the Mexican border -- The making of vulnerabilities : indigenous day laborers in Mexico's neoliberal agriculture -- "We are against the government, although we are the government" : state institutions and indigenous migrants in Baja California in the 1990s -- The culture of exclusion : representations of indigenous women street vendors in Tijuana -- Race, maternalism, and community development -- Conclusion : Cultural difference and democracy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-182) and index.
Subject Mixtec Indians -- Mexico -- Tijuana (Baja California) -- Ethnic identity.
Mixtec Indians -- Mexico -- Tijuana (Baja California) -- Social conditions.
Mixtec Indians -- Mexico -- Tijuana (Baja California) -- Economic conditions.
Indian business enterprises -- Mexico -- Tijuana (Baja California)
Culture and globalization -- Mexico -- Tijuana (Baja California)
Tijuana (Baja California, Mexico) -- Ethnic relations.
Tijuana (Baja California, Mexico) -- Social conditions.
Tijuana (Baja California, Mexico) -- Economic conditions.
ISBN 0813536693 (pbk.)
0813536685 (hbk.)
9780813536682 (hbk.)
9780813536699 (pbk.)
Standard No. YDXCP 2205931
YDXCP 2205932
NZ1 9178720

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