skip to content
Indian given : racial geographies across Mexico and the United States Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Indian given : racial geographies across Mexico and the United States

Author: María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2016. ©2016
Series: Latin America otherwise.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

In Indian Given Maria Josefina Saldana-Portillo provides a sweeping historical and comparative analysis of racial ideologies in Mexico and the United States from 1550 to the present to show how  Read more...

Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo
ISBN: 9780822359883 082235988X 9780822360148 0822360144
OCLC Number: 903675197
Description: xi, 336 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Savages welcomed : imputations of indigenous humanity in early colonialisms --
Affect in the archive : apostates, profligates, petty thieves, and the Indians of the Spanish and U.S. borderlands --
Mapping economies of death : from Mexican independence to the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo --
Adjudicating exception : the fate of the Indio Bárbaro in the U.S. courts (1869-1954) --
Losing it! melancholic incorporations in Aztlán --
Conclusion: The afterlives of the Indio Bárbaro.
Series Title: Latin America otherwise.
Other Titles: Racial geographies across Mexico and the United States
Responsibility: María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"An eclectic, informative, and entertaining work. . . . Saldana-Portillo's work will certainly be an eye-opener for anyone who picks it up." -- F. Todd Smith * American Historical Review * Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.