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Author Duany, Jorge.

Title The Puerto Rican nation on the move : identities on the island & in the United States / Jorge Duany.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2002]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  972.95 D812P    Check Shelf
Description xv, 341 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [297]-329) and index.
Contents Introduction: Rethinking colonialism, nationalism, and transnationalism: the case of Puerto Rico -- The construction of cultural identities in Puerto Rico and the diaspora -- The rich gate to future wealth: displaying Puerto Rico at world's fairs -- Representing the newly colonized Puerto Rico in the gaze of American anthropologists, 1898-1915 -- Portraying the other: Puerto Rican images in two American photographic collections -- A postcolonial colony? The rise of cultural nationalism in Puerto Rico during the 1950s -- Collecting the nation: the public representation of Puerto Rico's cultural identity -- Following the migrant citizen: the official discourse on Puerto Rican migration to the United States -- The nation in the diaspora: the reconstruction of the cultural identity of Puerto Rican migrants -- Mobile livelihoods: circular migration, transnational identities and cultural borders between Puerto Rico and the United States -- Neither Black nor White: the representation of racial identity among Puerto Ricans on the island and in the U.S. mainland -- Making Indians out of Blacks: the revitalization of Taino identity in Contemporary Puerto Rico -- Conclusion: Nation, migration, identity.
Subject Puerto Rico -- Civilization -- 20th century.
Nationalism -- Puerto Rico -- History -- 20th century.
Identity (Psychology) -- Puerto Rico.
Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Ethnic identity.
Ethnicity -- Puerto Rico.
Indexed Term Puerto Rico Civilización Siglo XX.
Nacionalismo Puerto Rico Historia Siglo XX.
Identidad (Psicología) Puerto Rico.
Puertorriqueños Estados Unidos Identidad étnica.
ISBN 0807827045 cloth alkaline paper
0807853720 paperback alkaline paper
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