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Author Telles, Edward Eric, 1956- author

Title Pigmentocracies : ethnicity, race, and color in Latin America / Edward Telles and the Project on Ethnicity and Race in Latin America (PERLA)
Edition First edition
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 297 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Acknowledgments -- The Project on Ethnicity and Race in Latin America (PERLA) : hard data and what is at stake -- The different faces of mestizaje : ethnicity and race in Mexico -- Colombia : from whitened miscegenation to triethnic multiculturalism -- "El pa's de todas las sangres? : race and ethnicity in contemporary Peru -- Mixed and unequal : new perspectives on brazilian ethnoracial relations -- A comparative analysis of ethnicity, race, and color based on PERLA findings -- Notes -- References -- About the authors -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Ethnic groups -- Latin America -- Cross-cultural studies.
Latin America -- Race relations -- Cross-cultural studies.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Project on Ethnicity and Race in Latin America, contributor
ISBN 1469617854 (electronic bk.)
9781469617855 (electronic bk.)
(paperback;) (alk. paper)
(paperback;) (alk. paper)