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Title Dissident women : gender and cultural politics in Chiapas / edited by Shannon Speed, R. Aída Hernández Castillo, and Lynn M. Stephen.

Publication Info. Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.42097 D613D    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xxiv, 280 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Series Louann Atkins Temple women & culture series ; bk. 14
Louann Atkins Temple women & culture series ; bk. 14.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-261) and index.
Contents Between feminist ethnocentricity and ethnic essentialism : the Zapatistas' demands and the national indigenous women's movement / R. Aída Hernandez Castillo -- Indigenous women and Zapatismo : new horizons of visibility / Margara Millan Moncayo -- Gender and stereotypes in the social movements of Chiapas / Sonia Toledo Tello and Anna María Garza Caligaris -- Weaving in the spaces: indigenous women's organizing and the politics of scale in Mexico / Maylei Blackwell -- Indigenous women's activism in Oaxaca and Chiapas / Lynn M. Stephen -- Autonomy and a handful of herbs : contesting gender and ethnic identities through healing / Melissa M. Forbis -- Rights at the intersection : gender and ethnicity in neoliberal Mexico / Shannon Speed -- "We can no longer be like hens with our heads bowed, we must raise our heads and look ahead" : a consideration of the daily life of Zapatista women / Violeta Zylberberg Panebianco.
Subject Maya women -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Social conditions.
Maya women -- Mexico -- Chiapas -- Politics and government.
Chiapas (Mexico) -- Social conditions.
Added Author Speed, Shannon, 1964-
Hernández Castillo, Rosalva Aída.
Stephen, Lynn.
ISBN 0292714173 cloth alkaline paper
9780292714175 cloth alkaline paper
0292714408 paperback alkaline paper
9780292714403 paperback alkaline paper
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