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Becoming Maya: Ethnicity and Social Inequality in Yucatán Since 1500

Wolfgang Gabbert - History - 2004 - 252 pages
According to Gabbert, class has served as a self-defining category as much as ethnicity in Yucatan, and although we think of caste wars as struggles between Mayas and Mexicans ...
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The Last Colonial Massacre: Latin America in the Cold War, Updated Edition

History - 2011 - 319 pages
After decades of bloodshed and political terror, many lament the rise of the left in Latin America. Since the triumph of Castro, politicians and historians have accused the ...
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Yucatán's Maya Peasantry and the Origins of the Caste War

Terry Rugeley - History - 1996 - 243 pages
"Social history that challenges earlier views of the Caste War. Examines the development of the social, political, and economic structure of the Yucatâan during the first half ...
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Outside the Hacienda Walls: The Archaeology of Plantation Peonage in ...

Allan Meyers - History - 2012 - 219 pages
The Mexican Revolution was a tumultuous struggle for social and political reform that ousted an autocrat and paved the way for a new national constitution. The conflict ...
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The View from Yalahau: 1993 Archaeological Investigations in Northern ...

Scott L. Fedick, Karl A. Taube - Excavations (Archaeology) - 1995 - 151 pages
"Eleven papers present the preliminary findings of a project designed to explore ancient Maya subsistence, settlement patterns, and political organization in northeastern ...
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At the Interface: The Household and Beyond

David B. Small, Nicola Beth Tannenbaum - Business & Economics - 1999 - 234 pages
Contains papers from two symposia held in 1996 by the Society for Economic Anthropology and by the American Anthropological Association. Papers are in sections on ...
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Lifeways in the Northern Maya Lowlands: New Approaches to Archaeology in the ...

Jennifer P. Mathews, Bethany A. Morrison - History - 2006 - 274 pages
The flat, dry reaches of the northern Yucatán Peninsula have been largely ignored by archaeologists drawn to the more illustrious sites of the south. This book is the first ...
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White Roads of the Yucatán: Changing Social Landscapes of the Yucatec Maya

Justine M. Shaw - History - 2008 - 226 pages
Maya sacbeob, or raised “white roads,” are often considered a single class of features, with a sole purpose. In this first systematic examination of their functions, meanings ...
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Maya Yucatán: an artist's journey

Phillip Hofstetter - History - 2009 - 143 pages
These spectacular images document the beauty of the ancient sites of YucatAn and the enduring character of the Maya people still inhabiting the region.
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