skip to content
Negotiating identities in modern Latin America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Negotiating identities in modern Latin America

Author: Hendrik Kraay
Publisher: Calgary, Alta. : University of Calgary Press, ©2007.
Series: Turning points (Calgary, Alta.), 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Negotiating Identities in Modern Latin America explores some of the other ways in which people define their membership in groups and their collective identity, as well as some of the challenges to the definition and maintenance of that identity. This interdisciplinary collection of essays, addressing such diverse topics as the history of Brazilian football and the concept of masculinity in the Mexican army,  Read more...
You are not connected to the Transylvania Library network. Access to online content and services may require you to authenticate with your library. Remote Login
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
History
Congrès
Material Type: Biography, Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hendrik Kraay
ISBN: 9781552382295 155238229X
Language Note: Includes some text in Portuguese.
OCLC Number: 141842297
Notes: Chiefly originating from papers presented at a conference held at the University of Calgary, Jan. 30-31, 2004.

Transylvania Library notes:
TU Associate: Gregg P. Bocketti
Description: x, 285 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Contents: "Let us be Brazilians on the day of our nationality" : independence celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, 1840s-1860s / Hendrik Kraay --
Performing the masculine nation : soldiers of the Mexican army, 1876-1910 / Stephen Neufeld --
Playing with national identity : Brazil in international football, 1900-1925 / Gregg P. Bocketti --
Merchants, abolitionists, and slave traders : Brazilian perceptions of the British in Bahia, 1808-1850 / Louise H. Guenther --
Cooking class : order and the other in the corporate kitchens of Latin America / Ronald N. Harpelle --
(Re)turning home : narratives of Bolivian transnational migrants / María Eugenia Brockmann Dannenmaier --
Race, ethnicity, and class in Rio de Janeiro's port : the Coffee and Warehouse Workers Resistance Society, 1905-1909 / Maria Cecília Velasco e Cruz --
The Brazilian mulata : a wood for all works / Jennifer J. Manthei --
The cah : place and the identity of Chemax Maya / Denise Fay Brown --
Creating identity out of place : an indigenous community in Argentina / Marjorie M. Snipes --
Becoming nature's defenders : fashionable identities and subversive community in the Mayan Biosphere Reserve, Guatemala / Julie Gibbings.
Series Title: Turning points (Calgary, Alta.), 3.
Responsibility: edited by Hendrik Kraay.
Local System Bib Number:
157927

Abstract:

Explores some of the ways in which people define their membership in groups & their collective identity, as well as some of the challenges to the definition & maintenance of that identity. This  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.