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Understanding the Chiapas rebellion

Nicholas P. Higgins

Understanding the Chiapas rebellion

modernist visions and the invisible Indian

by Nicholas P. Higgins

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin, TX .
Written in English


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StatementNicholas P. Higgins.
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LC ClassificationsF5000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 259 p. :
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22606952M
ISBN 100292705654

“An immensely useful, balanced, wide-ranging, and insightful book about a fascinating and tragic history. John Womack has finally made it possible for American readers to understand the rebellion in Chiapas.” —Jorge Castañeda, author of The Mexican Shock . On January 1, , in the impoverished state of Chiapas in southern Mexico, the Zapatista rebellion shot into the international spotlight. In this fully revised third edition of their classic study of the rebellion's roots, George Collier and Elizabeth Lowery Quaratiello paint a vivid picture of the historical struggle for land faced by the Maya Indians, who are among Mexico's poorest people.

Sell Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian, by Higgins - ISBN - Ship for free! - Bookbyte.   Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian Gosner, Kevin theorizing, the chapters that follow are not. Instead, Higgins offers a fast-paced overview of Chiapas history in six parts, combining conventional political history and familiar accounts of local.

The Chiapas Rebellion does not necessarily focus on the uprising of , but it goes into detail and history that gave rise to it in Chiapas. The parallels between Grandin's book and 5/5(2). The Zapatista rebellion did not completely change the way the Mexican armed forces operated, but - as one lengthy State Department report observed in May on what it called "the Chiapas effect" - the military had decided in the course of the uprising that it needed to create a true combat capabilities.


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Request PDF | Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian | To many observers in the late s and early s, Mexico appeared to be a modern nation-state at Author: Nicholas Higgins. Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion Book Description: To many observers in the late s and early s, Mexico appeared to be a modern nation-state at last assuming an international role through its participation in NAFTA and the OECD (Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development).

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[Nicholas P Higgins] -- Nicholas Higgins offers a new way of understanding the Zapatista conflict as a counteraction to the forces of modernity and globalisation that. Chiapas Rebellion. Chiapas. Chiapas (chēä´päs), state ( pop. 3,), 28, sq mi (74, sq km), SE Mexico, on the Pacific Ocean between Guatemala and the Isthmus of Tehuantepec.

Tuxtla Gutiérrez is the capital. Chiapas is crossed by mountain ranges rising from the isthmus and extending southeast into Guatemala. title = "Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian", abstract = "This book offers a new way of understanding the Zapatista conflict as a counteraction to the forces of modernity and globalization that have rendered indigenous peoples Cited by: Rights in Rebellion examines the global discourse of human rights and its influence on the local culture, identity, and forms of resistance.

Through a multi-sited ethnography of various groups in the indigenous communities of Chiapas, Mexico—from paramilitaries to a Zapatista community, an indigenous human rights organization, and the Zapatista Good Governance Councils—the book explores.

Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion Higgins, Nicholas P. Published by University of Texas Press Higgins, Nicholas P.

Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian. Introduction. The Zapatista rebellion in Chiapas drew widespread attention to the plight of indigenous peoples in Mexico’s second-poorest state.

On 1 January the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) (cited under Primary Sources and Translations) took possession of six towns in central and eastern Chiapas.

Nicholas P. Higgins is the author of Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 0 reviews, published )4/5(7). The Chiapas conflict (Spanish: Conflicto de Chiapas) refers to the Zapatista uprising, the Zapatista crisis and their aftermath, and tensions between the indigenous peoples and subsistence farmers in the Mexican state of Chiapas from the s to the present day.

The Zapatista uprising started in Januaryand lasted less than two weeks before a ceasefire was agreed : Armistice (San Andrés Accords of ). To many observers in the late s and early s, Mexico appeared to be a modern nation-state at last assuming an international role through its participation in NAFTA and the OECD (Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development).

Then came the Zapatista revolt on New Year's Day Brand: University of Texas Press.Lee "Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian" por Nicholas P. Higgins disponible en Rakuten Kobo. To many observers in the late s and early s, Mexico appeared to be a modern nation-state at last assuming an int Brand: University of Texas Press.