The Resource Working hard, drinking hard : on violence and survival in Honduras, Adrienne Pine

Working hard, drinking hard : on violence and survival in Honduras, Adrienne Pine

Label
Working hard, drinking hard : on violence and survival in Honduras
Title
Working hard, drinking hard
Title remainder
on violence and survival in Honduras
Statement of responsibility
Adrienne Pine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Honduras is violent." Adrienne Pine situates this oft-repeated claim at the center of her vivid and nuanced chronicle of Honduran subjectivity. Through an examination of three major subject areas--violence, alcohol, and the export-processing (maquiladora) industry--Pine explores the daily relationships and routines of urban Hondurans. She views their lives in the context of the vast economic footprint on and ideological domination of the region by the United States, powerfully elucidating the extent of Honduras's dependence. She provides a historically situated ethnographic analysis of this fra
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
305.5/62097283 22 22 22
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN160.Z9
LC item number
V55 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Working hard, drinking hard : on violence and survival in Honduras, Adrienne Pine
Publication
Note
Title from e-book title screen (viewed Dec. 21, 2009)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Violence; 2. Alcohol; 3. Maquiladoras; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn496961068
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 253 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520255449
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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236053
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35512386
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)496961068
  • pebcs0520255437

Library Locations

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