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Identity, development, and the politics of the past: an ethnography of continuity and change in a coastal Ecuadorian community




Bauer, Daniel, author
University Press of Colorado, publisher

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Combining personal narrative and ethnography, Bauer examines cultural change in a rural Ecuadorian village where community has worked to stake claim to an Indigenous identity in face of economic, social, and political integration. Bauer shows how villagers reconstructed their identity and ethnicity in a complex social matrix.--Provided by publisher.


Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Access is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.


Ecuadorians -- Ethnic identity
Salango (Ecuador) -- Social conditions
Salango (Ecuador) -- Economic conditions
Ecuador -- Ethnic relations
Ecuador -- Politics and government


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