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Author MacKenzie, C. James, author
Title Indigenous bodies, Maya minds : religion and modernity in a transnational K'iche' community / C. James MacKenzie
Imprint Boulder, Colorado : University Press of Colorado ; Albany : Institute for Mesoamerican Studies, [2016]
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 Ethnology Library  F1465.2.Q5 M34 2016    AVAILABLE    30520020834223
Descript xviii, 368 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
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Series IMS studies on culture and society series ; volume 9
Studies on culture and society ; v. 9
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-357) and index
""MacKenzie examines tension and conflict over ethnic and religious identity in the K'iche' Maya community of San Andres Xecul in the Guatemalan highlands, and considers how religious and ethnic attachments are sustained and transformed through the transnational experiences of locals who have migrated to the United States"--Provided by publisher"-- Provided by publisher
Subject Quiché Indians -- Guatemala -- San Andrés Xecul -- Social conditions
Quiché Indians -- Guatemala -- San Andrés Xecul -- Ethnic identity
Quiché Indians -- Guatemala -- San Andrés Xecul -- Religion
Quiché Indians -- Guatemala -- San Andrés Xecul -- Migrations
Quiché Indians -- Relocation -- Unied States
San Andrés Xecul (Guatemala) -- Emigration and immigration
United States -- Emigration and immigration
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General. bisacsh
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