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Author Lugo, Alejandro
Title Fragmented Lives, Assembled Parts
Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2008
©2008
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Descript 1 online resource (340 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- ONE: Introduction -- I: Sixteenth-Century Conquests (1521-1598) and Their Postcolonial Border Legacies -- TWO: The Invention of Borderlands Geography: What Do Aztlán and Tenochtitlán Have to Do with Ciudad Juárez/Paso del Norte? -- THREE: The Problem of Color in Mexico and on the U.S.-Mexico Border: Precolonial, Colonial, and Postcolonial Subjectivities -- II: Culture, Class, and Gender in Late-Twentieth-Century Ciudad Juárez -- FOUR: Maquiladoras, Gender, and Culture Change -- FIVE: The Political Economy of Tropes, Culture, and Masculinity Inside an Electronics Factory -- SIX: Border Inspections: Inspecting the Working-Class Life of Maquiladora Workers on the U.S.-Mexico Border -- SEVEN: Culture, Class, and Union Politics: The Daily Struggle for Chairs inside a Sewing Factory in the Larger Context of the Working Day -- EIGHT: Women, Men, and "Gender" in Feminist Anthropology: Lessons from Northern Mexico's Maquiladoras -- III: Alternating Imaginings -- NINE: Reimagining Culture and Power against Late Industrial Capitalism and Other Forms of Conquest through Border Theory and Analysis -- TEN: Epilogue -- Notes -- Chapter Two -- Chapter Three -- Chapter Four -- Chapter Five -- Chapter Six -- Chapter Seven -- Chapter Eight -- Chapter Nine -- Epilogue -- Bibliography -- Permissions Credits -- Index
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Link Print version: Lugo, Alejandro Fragmented Lives, Assembled Parts Austin : University of Texas Press,c2008 9780292717664
Subject Offshore assembly industry -- Employees -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez.;Ciudad Juárez (Mexico) -- Social conditions
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