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Author Higgins, Nicholas P. (Nicholas Paul), 1971-
Title Understanding the Chiapas rebellion : modernist visions and the invisible Indian / Nicholas P. Higgins
Imprint Austin, Tex. : University of Texas Press, 2004
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  F1435.1.C48 H54 2004    AVAILABLE    30520020638798
Edition 1st ed
Descript xiii, 259 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-280) and index
Introduction : approaching the Indian in world politics -- Maps of the mind : Spanish conquest and the Indian soul -- Enlightenment legacies : colonial reform, independence, and the invisible Indian of the liberal state -- The governmental state : Indian labor, liberal-authoritarianism, and revolt -- Institutionalizing the Indian : corporatismo, indigenismo, and the creation of an authoritarian regime -- Neoliberal governmentality : social change, contested identities, and rebellion -- Visible Indians : Subcomandante Marcos and the "indianization" of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation -- Conclusion : modernist visions and the invisible Indian
Subject Mayas -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Politics and government
Mayas -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Government relations
Mayas -- Civil rights -- Mexico -- Chiapas
Marcos, subcomandante
Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional (Mexico)
Chiapas (Mexico) -- History -- Peasant Uprising, 1994-
Chiapas (Mexico) -- Politics and government
Chiapas (Mexico) -- Ethnic relations
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