The Resource Shipwrecked Identities : Navigating Race on Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast, (electronic resource)

Shipwrecked Identities : Navigating Race on Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast, (electronic resource)

Label
Shipwrecked Identities : Navigating Race on Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast
Title
Shipwrecked Identities
Title remainder
Navigating Race on Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Global identity politics rest heavily on notions of ethnicity and authenticity, especially in contexts where indigenous identity becomes a basis for claims of social and economic justice. In contemporary Latin America there is a resurgence of indigenous claims for cultural and political autonomy and for the benefits of economic development. Yet these identities have often been taken for granted. In this historical ethnography, Baron Pineda traces the history of the port town of Bilwi, now known officially as Puerto Cabezas, on the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua to explore the develop
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 305.897/882
  • 305.897882
Index
no index present
LC call number
F1525.3.E74 P56 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Shipwrecked Identities : Navigating Race on Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: The Setting; Chapter 2: Nicaragua's Two Coasts; Chapter 3: From Bilwi to Puerto Cabezas: Mestizo Nationalism in the Age of Agro-Industry; Chapter 4: Company Time; Chapter 5: Neighborhoods and Of.cial Ethnicity; Chapter 6: Costeño Warriors and Contra Rebels: Nature, Culture, and Ethnic Conflict; Chapter 7: Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn799766939
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813539430
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxf68
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32232627
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)799766939
  • jstor0813539439

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