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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 35161–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.1.61
Published: 01 February 2019
...Jaclyn Ann Sumner This article examines how Próspero Cahuantzi, governor of Tlaxcala from 1885–1911, claimed his Indigenous heritage. Cahuantzi asserted his Indigenousness by contributing to the Porfirian administration’s nation-building campaigns, which glorified Mexico’s Indigenous past. The...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 3511–4 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.1.1
Published: 01 February 2019
...Ruth Hellier-Tinoco © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Editor s Comment 35:1 Medical law and national politics, Indigenous cosmovisions, representation and bi-national musical authenticity Ruth Hellier-Tinoco University of California, Santa Barbara Welcome to Volume 35...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2016; 3211–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2016.32.1.1
Published: 01 February 2016
...Kelly S. McDonough This essay sheds light on the often contentious and always-in-process social relations among indigenous peoples of distinct social classes in colonial Mexico. Through a discourse analysis of one of Tlaxcala’s most important heritage sources, the Nahuatl-language annals of...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2009; 251155–170 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2009.25.1.155
Published: 01 February 2009
...Nick Henck; Nick Henck One particular claim against the Zapatista spokesman and military leader, Subcommander Marcos, has remained in circulation for at least a decade. This is the claim that Marcos calculatingly played the indigenous card to win sympathy for the Zapatistas after having discovered...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2006; 221107–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2006.22.1.107
Published: 01 February 2006
...Todd A. Eisenstadt Challenging primordialist positions commonly held in Mexico's policy debate over relations between indigenous groups and the state, this article confirms the instrumentalist position that ethnic identities may be readily shaped. Using findings from a recent survey in Chiapas...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 35134–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.1.34
Published: 01 February 2019
... local normative principles in the selection of candidates and parties. This article describes how the current electoral system, based on the system of political parties in the Totonac region, promotes an inequitable situation in which Indigenous autonomy is eroded. This article presents an analysis and...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1999; 152225–260 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1052143
Published: 01 July 1999
... class, gender, and race in the definition of a policy of admission of indigenous women to full membership in the regular orders in New Spain. A theological argument to accommodate them within the parameters of established spirituality reached its maturity in the eighteenth century. Class and race...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2012; 28173–93 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2012.28.1.73
Published: 01 February 2012
...Aurelio López Corral; Kenneth G. Hirth This work examines the role of agricultural tribute within sixteenth-century indigenous populations from the Tepeaca region. The allocation of agricultural areas to commoners was a crucial strategy for the support of local political institutions. However, such...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2011; 272407–429 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2011.27.2.407
Published: 01 August 2011
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 1987; 3171–98 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4617032
Published: 01 January 1987
...: University of California Press. Wilkie The Mexican Revolution: Federal Expenditure and Social Change since 1910 1970 Peasant Politics and the Mexican State: Indigenous Compliance in Highland Chiapas George A. Collier Stanford University Se trata de la politica de indigenas Tzotziles y Tzeltales de...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2017; 333344–366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2017.33.3.344
Published: 01 November 2017
... indigenous historian Domingo de Chimalpahin. The former narrates the “conspiracy” by representing the Black body as incapable of self-mastery and thus predisposed to raping Spanish women. In contrast, the latter proceeds through triangulation, offering a critical reflection on the Spanish account and the...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2001; 172375–402 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2001.17.2.375
Published: 01 August 2001
... estado a promover el mestizaje durante los añños 40 y 50. Tambiéén revela las contradicciones en sus obras, y demuestra cóómo los intentos del cine para promover el mestizaje entorpecieron los de los escritores y antropóólogos. ©© Regents of the University of California Indigen ism , Mestizaje , and...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2017; 33166–93 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2017.33.1.66
Published: 01 February 2017
... barquentines would provide reinforcements to the northeast areas to combat indigenous revolts, foment local exploration, and reduce the presence of enemy ships. The project reveals the economic problems and possibilities present, as well as the early reformist measures implemented, in the novohispanic Pacific...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2014; 301150–179 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2014.30.1.150
Published: 01 February 2014
... insolubility of the discursive conundrum that arises when trying to develop a narrative of the nation—in this case Mexico— upon the asymmetric gaps of its colonial legacy. Following a new reading of a small selected corpus of Reyes’ work focused exclusively on the issue the indigenous population of his time...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 353352–381 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.3.352
Published: 01 November 2019
... Spanish and Indigenous peoples, but including Afro-Mexicans). Prior to this, an articulatedmestizo identity circulated in popular print materials. This mestizo identity was linked to rural life and national identity. In newspapers, magazines, and published personal accounts, refer- ences to race either...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 353408–438 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.3.408
Published: 01 November 2019
... in his theoretical and political proposals. O´scar Tera´n, one of the foremost biographers of Ponce, has delved into this trans- formation of Ponce s thinking, noting that he integrated the dynamics associated with Indigenous matters regarding the construction of Latin American nations into his...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2016; 32183–110 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2016.32.1.83
Published: 01 February 2016
... política– entre instituciones y agencias mexicanas y estadounidenses de alto nivel. This text approaches the contradictions generated by and surrounding the governmental projects that proposed the assimilation vs . the integration of indigenous groups in Mexican national society. The article analyses the...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 352282–284 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.2.282
Published: 01 August 2019
... in Colonial Mexico. Sonya- Lipsett Rivera. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2019. Tortillas: A Cultural History. Paula E. Morton. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2019. Trail of Footprints: A History of Indigenous Maps from Viceregal Mexico. Alex Hidalgo. Austin, TX...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2019; 352143–170 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/msem.2019.35.2.143
Published: 01 August 2019
... Indigenous groups.14 Mexican leaders hoped that foreign immigration would secure the possession of those territories, develop their agricultural potential, and help repel Indian depredations. In the case of Texas, ever since the closing months of colonial rule, Spanish authorities had given approval to a...
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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos. 2015; 312343–366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/mex.2015.31.2.343
Published: 01 August 2015
... communities of the city, which is why initiatives to grant their management to the State were immediately seen as a loss of communal rights for indigenous people and were met with contentious actions accompanied with legal recourse. Based on the assumption that it is possible to build citizen actions as...