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Rebellion in Chiapas

an historical reader

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by New Press, Distributed by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chiapas (Mexico),
  • Mexico,
  • Chiapas
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Government relations,
    • Mayas -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Government relations,
    • Chiapas (Mexico) -- Social conditions,
    • Chiapas (Mexico) -- History -- Peasant Uprising, 1994-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesChiapas
      Statement[compilation, translations, and introductory material by] John Womack, Jr.
      ContributionsWomack, John, 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1219.1.C45 R43 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 372 p. :
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL370145M
      ISBN 101565844521
      LC Control Number98030842

      Rebellion in Chiapas opens with a major new essay examining the Zapatista revolt and chronicling the attempts at a negotiated peace. It goes on to reveal the roots of the rebellion through a range of primary source materials and other key documents from the time of the conquest through the present."--BOOK JACKET. Get this from a library! Rebellion in Chiapas: an historical reader. [John Womack, Jr.;] -- John Womack examines the conflict in Chiapas in light of years of struggle and uneasy accomodation between the region's Maya population and the Spanish conquerors and ladino landowners. Rebellion.

      Rebellion in Chiapas is a good counterpart to Neil Harvey's The Chiapas Rebellion. Womack's introductory essay, essentially a compact book about the history of Chiapas itself, is careful, thoughtful and thorough. Very Womack/5. Harvey, Neil, , The Chiapas Rebellion: The Struggle for Land and Democracy, Durham and London: Duke University Press (An excellent history of Author: Jan Rus.

      Rights in Rebellion examines the global discourse of human rights and its influence on the local culture, identity, and forms of resistance. Through a multi-sited ethnography of various groups in the indigenous communities of Chiapas, Mexico—from paramilitaries to a Zapatista community, an indigenous human rights organization, and the Zapatista Good Governance Councils—the book . In the Zapatista rebellion brought international attention to the southern Mexican state of Chiapas. Neil Harvey combines ten years of field work in Chiapas with extensive historical and political research to provide a comprehensive history of conflict in this region and a nuanced analysis of this rural uprising against federal bureaucracy and landed elites.


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Rebellion in Chiapas is a good counterpart to Neil Harvey's The Chiapas Rebellion. Womack's introductory essay, essentially a compact book about the history of Chiapas itself, is careful, thoughtful and thorough.

Very Womack/5(7). Rebellion in Chiapas: An Historical Reader. John Womack Jr. America's leading scholar of Mexico traces the roots of the current crisis in Chiapas, examining the Zapatista revolt and chronicling the attempts at a negotiated peace/5.

Rebellion in Chiapas: An Historical Reader by Jr., John Womack published by New Rebellion in Chiapas book, The Hardcover – March 1, out of 5 stars 8 ratings See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(8). On January 1,in the impoverished state of Chiapas in southern Mexico, the Zapatista rebellion shot into the international spotlight.

In this fully revised third edition of their classic study of the rebellion's roots, George Collier and Elizabeth Lowery Quaratiello paint a vivid picture of the historical struggle for land faced by the Maya Indians, who are among Mexico's poorest Cited by:   Rebellion In Chiapas is extremely useful as a sourcebook, but, although John Womack is sympathetic to the Zapatista cause, he nevertheless misses the fundamental tenet of Zapatismo - to whit, the vile nature of the system which is the ultimate cause of the by: the definitive account in english on the chiapas rebellion.: the book has all the substance and objectivity of a scholarly work by someone who has done research in chiapas for over a decade, but unfolds with all the suspense of a good novel.

it is the definitive account to date on this very important topic and a significant contribution to the debate on indigenous rights/5. Rebellion in Chiapas opens with a major new essay examining the Zapatista revolt and chronicling the attempts at a negotiated peace.

It goes on to reveal the roots of the rebellion through a range of primary source materials and other key documents from the time of the conquest through the present. A Commune In Chiapas.

Mexico And The Zapatista Rebellion Paperback – February 1, by Owusu Yakubu (Author), Aufheben (Author)5/5(1). This book is the third part of a trilogy of books that cover Lacandón history from colonial times to the present.

De Vos divides his analysis into parallel accounts of different individuals who represent to some degree the diverse economic and political interests at stake in this area of Chiapas, one of the main bases for the Zapatista rebellion.

Rebellion in Chiapas opens with a major new essay examining the Zapatista revolt and chronicling the attempts at a negotiated peace. It goes on to reveal the roots of the rebellion through a range of primary source materials and other key documents from the time of the conquest through the present/5(34).

Basta. is an investigation of the Zapatista rebellion in Chiapas, and the social tensions, land struggles, ethnic conflict, and cruel government that created the rebellion.

With a new afterword by the author about Chiapas today and its successes and failures/5. January 1–12, (1 week and 4 days) Chiapas, Mexico. Mexican military victory. Uprising crushed by the government. Zapatistas granted rights to self-government and autonomy.

30,–40, (government claim) 60, (EZLN claim) Chiapas conflict. Acteal massacre. The Other Campaign. On January 1,the Zapatista Army of Location: Chiapas, Mexico.

Tello's book appeared precisely at the same time that the Zedillo government launched a new military offensive against the EZLN.

On February 9,under pressure from foreign investors to resolve the Chiapas crisis once and for all, arrest orders were issued for dozens of alleged EZLN leaders around the : Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian. In this Book.

Additional Information. Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and the Invisible Indian; By Nicholas P. Higgins This book offers a new way of understanding the Zapatista conflict as a counteraction to the forces of modernity and.

On January 1,in the impoverished state of Chiapas in southern Mexico, the Zapatista rebellion shot into the international spotlight.

In this fully revised third edition of their classic study of the rebellion's roots, George Collier and Elizabeth Lowery Quaratiello paint a vivid picture of the historical struggle for land faced by the Maya Indians, who are among Mexico's poorest.

Rebellion from the Roots book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Indian Uprising in Chiapas” as Want to Read: Discusses domestic and international political contexts of the rebellion. Reports day-to-day activities of the Ej ercito Zapatista de Liberaci on Nacional. Covers period through the elections.4/5(37).

Books. Rebellion from the Roots: Indian Uprising in Chiapas (Common Courage Press: ) Mexico in Focus (Latin America Bureau: ) ISBN ; We Came to Play: An Anthology of Writings on Basketball (with Qentin R.

Hand)(North Atlantic Books: ) Born: MaNew York City. The Chiapas conflict (Spanish: Conflicto de Chiapas) refers to the Zapatista uprising, the Zapatista crisis and their aftermath, and tensions between the indigenous peoples and subsistence farmers in the Mexican state of Chiapas from the s to the present day.

The Zapatista uprising started in Januaryand lasted less than two weeks before a ceasefire Status: Armistice (San Andrés Accords of ). Chiapas is crossed by mountain ranges rising from the isthmus and extending southeast into Guatemala. They are separated by low, subtropical valleys.

Paralleling the coastal plain is the Sierra Madre de Chiapas, reach ft (4, m) at Tacaná volcano. Chiapas Rebellion: Selected full-text books and articles. BOOK REVIEWS Shannon Speed, Rights in Rebellion: Indigenous Struggle and Human Rights in Chiapas. Stanford: Stanford University Press, Figures, maps, acronyms, abbreviations, bibliography, index, pp.; hard-cover $55, paperback $ In this book, Shannon Speed makes several interrelated arguments.

Rebellion in Chiapas and the Mexican Military. by Kate Doyle. When the United States government considered the rebellion in Chiapas, it did so through the twin lenses of its primary national interests: money and power.In the Zapatista rebellion brought international attention to the southern Mexican state of Chiapas.

Neil Harvey combines ten years of field work in Chiapas with extensive historical and political research to provide a comprehensive history of conflict in this region and a nuanced analysis of this rural uprising against federal bureaucracy and landed by:   Land and the Zapatista Rebellion in Chiapas, 3rd edition, Oakland, CA: Food First Books.

[Google Scholar] for analysis of the background to the rebellion and developments since 2 Burbach Burbach, R. ‘Roots of the Postmodern Rebellion in Chiapas’.Cited by: