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- University of California Press 2003; US$ 15.95
Though Luis Buñuel, one of the most important filmmakers of the twentieth century, spent his most productive years as a director in Mexico, film histories and criticism invariably pay little attention to his work during this period. The only book-length English-language study of Buñuel's Mexican films, this book is the first to explore a significant... more...
- Editorial Mazatlán 2010; US$ 19.95
More than a straightforward compendium of people, places, events, and dates involved in the Mexican Revolution, this reference is designed as a guide to the basic sources, allowing readers to draw upon the best of modern scholarship on the topic. A complete, chronological listing of the persons and events of the revolution, it begins with the births... more...
- RAND Corporation 2012; US$ 9.95
This binational reference for U.S. and Mexican policymakers presents the interrelated issues of Mexican immigration to the United States and Mexico's economic and social development. Differences in economic growth, wages, and the employment situation between two countries are critical determinants of immigration, and migration of labor out of Mexico,... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 35.00
During the first two decades following the Mexican Revolution, children in the country gained unprecedented consideration as viable cultural critics, social actors, and subjects of reform. Not only did they become central to the reform agenda of the revolutionary nationalist government; they were also the beneficiaries of the largest percentage of... more...
- Indiana University Press 2002; US$ 19.95
The interdisciplinary essays in Decolonial Voices discuss racialized, subaltern, feminist, and diasporic identities and the aesthetic politics of hybrid and mestiza/o cultural productions. This collection represents several key directions in the field: First, it charts how subaltern cultural productions... more...
- UNP - Nebraska Paperback 2014; US$ 40.00
Despite the Mexican government?s projected image of prosperity and modernity in the years following World War II, workers who felt that Mexico?s progress had come at their expense became increasingly discontented. From 1948 to 1958, unelected and often corrupt officials of STFRM, the railroad workers? union, collaborated with the ruling Institutionalized... more...
- The Crown Publishing Group 2009; US$ 23.99
Introduction M other of the C ivilization of L ove TWO NEW EVANGELISTS The genesis of this book occurred on July 31, 2002, the day Pope John Paul II canonized Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin in the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City. We were both present that day in the basilica, but we had not yet met. One of us was participating... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2003; US$ 31.99
Introduction Chapter 1: In the Gloomy Caverns of Paganism: Popular Culture, Insurgency, and Nation-Building in Mexico, 1800?1821 Chapter 2: An "Absurd Insurrection"? Creole Insecurity, Pro-Spanish Propaganda, and the Hidalgo Revolt Chapter 3: The Conspiracies of 1811: How the Criollos Learned to Organize in Secret Chapter 4: A Mercantile Family Confronts... more...
- Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 42.00
This ethnoarchaeological study looks at contemporary household-scale ceramic production in several Mexican communities. more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2010; US$ 26.00
Acclaimed historian Anthony Arthur tells one of the most remarkable but surprisingly unknown stories of the post?Civil War era in full for the first time. Here is the unforgettable account of how a famous Confederate general forged a defiant new life out of crushing defeat, and how he finally achieved forgiveness and respect in his own reunited land.... more...