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Author Alonso, Ana María, 1955-

Title Thread of blood : colonialism, revolution, and gender on Mexico's northern frontier / Ana María Alonso.

Published Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [1995]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  972.16 ALON    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 303 pages : 2 maps ; 24 cm.
Series Hegemony and experience.
Hegemony and experience.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [265]-291) and index.
Contents Pt. 1. Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries - The Frontier Civilization and Barbarism. 1. The Social Organization of Warfare. 2. Honor and Ethnicity. 3. Honor and Gender: Purity and Valor. 4. Honor and Class: Wealth and Occupation -- Pt. 2. Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries - Order, Progress, and Resistance. 5. The Nation-State, Capitalist Development, and the Transformation of the Frontier. 6. The Forms and Organization of Serrano Resistance, 1858-1920. 7. Progress as Disorder and Dishonor: Discourses of Serrano Resistance, 1858-1920. 8. Caciques at Home -- Afterword. "Ya no hay Valientes": The Re-Presentation of the Past.
Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- Mexico -- Chihuahua (State)
Indians of Mexico -- Wars -- Mexico -- Chihuahua (State)
Government, Resistance to -- Mexico -- Chihuahua (State) -- History.
Social structure -- Mexico -- Chihuahua (State) -- History.
Sierra Madre Region (Mexico) -- History.
Namiquipa (Mexico) -- History.
Chihuahua (Mexico : State) -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 0816515743 (paper : alk. paper)
0816515115 (cloth : alk. paper)