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Author Sanford, Victoria.

Title Buried secrets : truth and human rights in Guatemala / Victoria Sanford
Edition First edition
Published New York ; Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003


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Description xviii, 313 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, 1 portrait ; 25 cm
Contents Ch. 1. "The Bones Don't Lie" -- Ch. 2. The Silencing of Maya Women -- Ch. 3. "It Fills My Heart with Sadness": Ethnography of Genocide Part I -- Ch. 4. The Exhumation and the Anti-Christ: Ethnography of Genocide Part II -- Ch. 5. The Phenomenology of Terror -- Ch. 6. Guatemalan Army Campaigns of Genocide -- Ch. 7. From Survivor Testimonies to the Discourse of Power -- Ch. 8. The Power Effects of Declaring the Truth -- Ch. 9. Excavations of the Heart: Healing Fragmented Communities -- Ch. 10. Genocide and the "Grey Zone" of Justice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Mayas -- Crimes against -- Guatemala.
Human rights -- Guatemala.
Mayas -- Guatemala -- Government relations.
Political violence -- Guatemala.
Genocide -- Guatemala.
Guatemala -- History.
LC no. 2002044984
ISBN 1403960232
Other Titles Truth and human rights in Guatemala