Caution! For multiple reasons the stock that we show on the website sometimes differs with the real stock we have in the shop.

Uprising of Hope

46.75

The Zapatistas of Chiapas, Mexico, have often been portrayed in reductive, polarized terms; either as saintly activists or dangerous rebels. Cultural anthropologists Duncan Earle and Jeanne Simonelli, drawing on decades-long relationships and fieldwork, attained a collegiality with the Zapatistas that reveals a more complex portrait of a people struggling with self-determination on every level. Seeking a new kind of experimental ethnography, Earle & Simonelli have chronicled a social experiment characterized by resistance, autonomy and communality. Combining their own compelling narrative as participant-observers, and those of their Chiapas compadres, the authors effectively call for an activist approach to research.

SKU: 20488 Tag:
Subtitle: Sharing the Zapatista Journey to alternative development
Author: Earle, Duncan & Jeanne Simonelli
Year: 2005
ISBN: 9780759105416
Pages: 344
Language: English
Publisher: Altamira Press
Publisher's city: Oxford
Shopping Cart
Scroll to Top