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Cultural logics and global economics Maya identity in thought and practice by Edward F. Fischer

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English


  • Mayas -- Guatemala -- Ethnic identity,
  • Mayas -- Guatemala -- Politics and government,
  • Cakchikel Indians -- Ethnic identity,
  • Cakchikel Indians -- Politics and government,
  • Guatemala -- Politics and government -- 1985-,
  • Guatemala -- Economic conditions -- 1985-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-280) and index.

StatementEdward F. Fischer.
LC ClassificationsF1435.3.E72 F57 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 287 p. :
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15510119M
ISBN 100292725302, 0292725345
LC Control Number2001023500

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