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Author Goodale, Mark.

Title Dilemmas of modernity : Bolivian encounters with law and liberalism / Mark Goodale.

Publication Info. Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [2009]


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Description 1 online resource (xv, 245 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-238) and index.
Contents Modern dilemmas -- Paris in the Andes : law and the modern subject -- The making of a legal universe : law and the practice of everyday life -- Courts of desire : gender, power, and the law -- Human rights and the moral imagination : becoming liberal in the Norte de Potosí -- Modern dreams : an ethnography of grandeur.
Summary 'Dilemmas of Modernity' provides an innovative approach to the study of contemporary Bolivia, moving telescopically between social, political, legal, and discursive analyses, and drawing from a range of disciplinary traditions.
Local Note EBSCOhost SocINDEX with Full Text
Subject Sociological jurisprudence -- Bolivia.
Law and the social sciences -- Bolivia.
Indigenous peoples -- Civil rights -- Bolivia.
Liberalism -- Bolivia.
Human rights -- Bolivia.
Social change -- Bolivia.
LAW -- Jurisprudence.
LAW -- General Practice.
LAW -- Reference.
LAW -- Essays.
LAW -- Paralegals & Paralegalism.
LAW -- Practical Guides.
Human rights. (OCoLC)fst00963285
Indigenous peoples -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst00970219
Law and the social sciences. (OCoLC)fst00993926
Liberalism. (OCoLC)fst00997183
Social change. (OCoLC)fst01122310
Sociological jurisprudence. (OCoLC)fst01123856
Bolivia. (OCoLC)fst01205549
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Goodale, Mark. Dilemmas of modernity. Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2009 (DLC) 2008029539
ISBN 9780804759816 (cloth ; alkaline paper)
0804759812 (cloth ; alkaline paper)
9780804759823 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
0804759820 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
9780804769884 (electronic book)
0804769885 (electronic book)
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