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Author Dore, Elizabeth.

Title Myths of modernity : peonage and patriarchy in Nicaragua / Elizabeth Dore.

Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  338.097285 DORE {Bund81 20190820}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 252 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [217]-237) and index.
Contents Who controls the past controls the future -- Theories of capitalism, class, gender, and ethnicity -- Indians under colonialism and postcolonialism -- Patriarchal power in the pueblos -- The private property revolution -- Gendered contradictions of liberalism: ethnicity, property, and households -- Debt peonage in Diriomo: forced labor revisited -- Patriarchy and peonage.
Subject Social stratification -- Nicaragua -- Diriomo (Municipio)
Peonage -- Nicaragua -- Diriomo (Municipio)
Patriarchy -- Nicaragua -- Diriomo (Municipio)
Peasants -- Nicaragua -- Diriomo (Municipio)
Sex role -- Nicaragua -- Diriomo (Municipio)
Diriomo (Nicaragua : Municipio) -- Ethnic relations.
Diriomo (Nicaragua : Municipio) -- Social conditions.
Diriomo (Nicaragua : Municipio) -- History.
ISBN 0822336863 (cloth : alk. paper)
082233674X (paperback: alk. paper)