“MÉXICO PROFUNDO: UNA CIVILIZACIÓN NEGADA” Guillermo Bonfil Batalla Descargue el libro en PDF. MÉXICO PROFUNDO: Reclaiming a Civilization by. Guillermo Bonfil Batalla. Translated by Philip A. Dennis. University of Texas Press, Austin. Institute of Latin . Cargado por Ricardo. Copyright: © All Rights Reserved. Download as PDF or read online from Scribd. Flag for.
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México Profundo: Reclaiming a Civilization by Guillermo Bonfil Batalla
English Choose a language for shopping. Mada rated it liked it Jul 31, Second, I found that he uses many terms broadly, such as civilization, culture, and tradition without first providing a concrete definition. Feb 23, Bohfil rated it it was amazing. Want to Read saving…. No trivia or quizzes yet. Even with defeat of the Spaniards and Mexican independence the new ruling classes dismissed the Indigenous cultures as backward and inferior even with the Indigenismo of the and 30 did little to improve the Native prifundo situation as the government was mostly bonfik with the Mestizaje and how to incorporate the Native into the now Mestizo Mexican society by “redeeming the Indian with his disappearance” who many theorists at that time believed that it was the “Indian” that kept Mexico in poverty!!
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. My only criticism to the author includes the absence of Black Mexico in his book.
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Despite the heavy and academic subject, it is amazingly easy to guiillermo. E Camou rated it liked it Sep 21, First off, why did Batalla limit himself the profundo or indigenous experience to the borders of the modern Gukllermo nation state? Published January 1st by University of Texas Press. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?
The book has provided me with as detailed an understanding for modern social movements in Mexico, including the Zapatistas, as any.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Ashlee Skelton rated it did not like it May guillermmo, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Bonfil called for a cultural pluralism where the pre-Columbian cultural patrimony and practices be implemented, and that the failed Western models be rejected, or at least that they share space with a pluralist culture where people depend on each other and not on the imaginary culture, the imaginary Mexico that has never exist Perhaps the best book on Mexico ever written.
Intelligently written criticism of the damage gguillermo Westeen colonization in Mexico, applicable to all of the Americas.
Fernando Estrella castro rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Bonfil called for a cultural pluralism where the pre-Columbian cultural patrimony and practices be implemented, and that the failed Western models be rejected, or at least that they share space with a pluralist culture where people depend on each other and not on the imaginary culture, the imaginary Mexico that has never existed.
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Aidan rated it really liked it Dec 14, Batalla’s magnum opus is not a history, though it does summarize the nation’s history. This book is a translation so it can be slow at times and challenging to read but is very good. Bonfil discusses a Mexico made up of Spaniards and Indigenous people, ignoring the already invisible Afro-Mexicano. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Within the Mexico profundo there exists an enormous body of accumulated knowledge, as well as successful patterns for living together and adapting to the natural world.
Finally, unlike many works which point out the problem without offering a solution which is perfectly fine, if incompletethis one guillfrmo a brilliant future.
The book is not without its weaknesses, in my humble opinion. Jun 22, Salvador Garcia rated it it was amazing. Dante Zayas rated it it was amazing Aug 18, Recommended librp LonewolfMX by: Read more Read less.
Raza and Native American majors and who are concerned about Indigenous rights. This translation of a major work in Mexican anthropology argues that Mesoamerican civilization is an ongoing and undeniable force in contemporary Mexican life.
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