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Blackness in the Andes

Ethnographic Vignettes of Cultural Politics in the Time of Multiculturalism

Authors: Rahier, J.

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This book examines, in Andean national contexts, the impacts of the 'Latin American multicultural turn' of the past two decades on Afro Andean cultural politics, emphasizing both transformations and continuities.

About the authors

Jean Muteba Rahier is Professor of Anthropology and Director of the African & African Diaspora Studies program at Florida International University, USA.

Reviews

"This book is the crowning achievement in Jean Muteba Rahier's impressive oeuvre. It affirms him as a leading theorist and ethnographer of the African diaspora experience." - Kevin A. Yelvington, University of South Florida, USA, editor of Afro-Atlantic Dialogues: Anthropology in the Diaspora


Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Rahier, Jean Muteba

    Pages 1-7

  • The Afro-Esmeraldian

    Rahier, Jean Muteba

    Pages 9-35

  • Presence of Blackness and Representations of Jews in the Afro-Esmeraldian Celebrations of

    Rahier, Jean Muteba

    Pages 37-64

  • From Panacea for Harmonious Race Relations to Ideological Tool for Oppression and National Identity Imagination: Reflections from the Andes on

    Rahier, Jean Muteba

    Pages 65-88

  • Afrodescendants, the Multicultural Turn and the “New” Latin American Constitutions and Other Special Legislations: Particularities of the Andean Region

    Rahier, Jean Muteba (et al.)

    Pages 89-103

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eBook $79.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-27272-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
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  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $110.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-27271-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $105.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-44496-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Blackness in the Andes
Book Subtitle
Ethnographic Vignettes of Cultural Politics in the Time of Multiculturalism
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Jean Muteba Rahier
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-27272-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137272720
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-27271-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-44496-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 243
Number of Illustrations and Tables
2 b/w illustrations
Topics