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Chiapas Is... By 2006 WFP Delegation Reflection
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A Witness For Peace Delegation Reflection "Roots of Migration and Marginalization" More than a dozen years after the passage of NAFTA what are the impacts of a free trade agreement... More > between a developing country and the world’s largest economy? This was ten-day delegation, where we experienced, first hand how U.S. economic policies impact Mexicans and “push” them to cross the border illegally. We, now, better understand the role of corporate globalization has on the indigenous community. We will be in Mexico during a pivotal time. The Zapatista-initiated “Other Campaign” just ended and the Presidential elections happened. This delegation was exciting, educational, and most of all, transformational.< Less
Chiapas: Memories and Histories By DeMark Schulze
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"Chiapas: Memories and Histories" is a short collection of poetry modeled after the styles of Latin American poets. The poetry focuses on the State of Chiapas, Mexico and pays tribute to... More > both the beauty of life there, as well as its struggle. To give context to the poems, short histories accompany relevant sections.< Less
Postcards from Chiapas By Robert Nespor
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Robert Paschal Nespor is a cultural anthropologist who has spent the past 20 years living and working in Chiapas State, Mexico. He rises each day to look out upon the troubled world and social... More > unrest of one of the poorest places on earth. With the skill of a trained anthropologist, he describes for us the world that meets his eyes. This first collection of short essays upon love, death, and ongoing social upheaval in Chiapas offers an insider’s view to one of the most important struggles for social justice and community-building of our time.< Less
Chiapas e Yucatan 2009 By Francesco Pellizzari
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Chiapas Through the Obsidian Mirror By Clayton Merrell
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These photographs were taken in Chiapas during January of 2005. I carried a small circle of polished black obsidian as I traveled, photographing the reflections on its surface. According to some... More > researchers, the Mayans believed that obsidian mirrors such as this were portals of a sort; that the smoky images seen in them were images of the underworld. All proceeds from sales of this book will be donated to the Foundation for International Community Assistance, a program that gives financial support to women in Central America.< Less
Chiapas Through the Obsidian Mirror By Clayton Merrell
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These photographs were taken in Chiapas during January of 2005. I carried a small circle of polished black obsidian as I traveled, photographing the reflections on its surface. According to some... More > researchers, the Mayans believed that obsidian mirrors such as this were portals of a sort; that the smoky images seen in them were images of the underworld. All proceeds from sales of this book will be donated to the Foundation for International Community Assistance, a program that gives financial support to women in Central America.< Less
DICCIONARIO TZELTAL DE BACHAJÓN, CHIAPAS By Marriana C. Slocum et al.
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Este diccionario bilingüe contiene la mayoría de los vocablos principales del idioma tzeltal de Bachajón (Chiapas, México). Las entradas de ambas secciones,... More > tzeltal–español y español–tzeltal, incluyen categoría gramatical, traducción con diferentes acepciones, formas derivadas como subentradas y pocas oraciones ilustrativas. Al final del diccionario, hay una sección de gramática (30 páginas) y los apéndices que se enfocan en campos semánticos específicos, tales como: la sistema numérico, colores descriptivos, términos de parentesco, partes del cuerpo y nombres geográficos.< Less
Volume 5763, Regina Harris Baiocchi --- Regional Museum of Anthropology and History of Chiapas By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 5763, Regina Harris Baiocchi---Regional Museum of Anthropology and History of Chiapas Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and... More > a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 5763, Regina Harris Baiocchi --- Regional Museum of Anthropology and History of Chiapas By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 5763, Regina Harris Baiocchi---Regional Museum of Anthropology and History of Chiapas Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and... More > a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Chiapas 1994-2014: Pobreza, dispendio y crecimiento verde By Agustin Avila Romero & Leon Enrique Avila Romero
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El presente libro es resultado del proceso de investigación llevado a cabo por los autores profesores de la Universidad Intercultural de Chiapas. El libro se encuentra estructurado en tres... More > textos de investigación “Chiapas 20 años después: Pobreza y desigualdad”,“Los municipios en Chiapas: Contrainsurgencia, remunicipalización y división social” y “Alcances y limites de la propuesta de economía verde en Chiapas”. Mediante estos textos tanto el público en general como investigadores especializados podrán acercarse a un libro que aporta al entendimiento del Chiapas actual después de 20 años del alzamiento del movimiento zapatista.< Less

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