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Title The Maya diaspora : Guatemalan roots, new American lives / edited by James Loucky and Marilyn M. Moors
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, [2000]
©2000
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 263 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents The Maya diaspora: introduction / James Loucky and Marilyn M. Moors -- Survivors on the move: Maya migration in time and space / Christopher H. Lutz and W. George Lovell -- Flight, exile, repatriation, and return: Guatemalan refugee scenarios, 1981-1998 / Catherine L. Nolin Hanlon and W. George Lovell -- Space and identity in testimonies of displacement: Maya migration to Guatemala City in the 1980s / Antonella Fabri -- Organizing in exile: the reconstruction of community in the Guatemalan refugee camps of Southern Mexico / Deborah L. Billings -- Challenges of return and reintegration / Clark Taylor -- A Maya voice: the Maya of Mexico City / Domingo Hernández Ixcoy -- Becoming Belizean: Maya identity and the politics of nation / Michael C. Stone -- La huerta: transportation hub in the Arizona desert / Nancy J. Wellmeier -- Indiantown, Florida: the Maya diaspora and applied anthropology / Allan F. Burns -- A Maya voice: the refugees in Indianatown, Florida / Jerónimo Camposeco -- The Maya of Morganton: exploring worker identity within the global marketplace / Leon Fink and Alvis Dunn -- Maya urban villagers in Houston: the formation of a migrant community from San Cristóbal Totonicapán / Nestor P. Rodríguez and Jacqueline Maria Hagan -- A Mayan voice: living in Vancouver / Zoila Ramirez -- Maya in a modern metropolis: establishing new lives and livelihoods in Los Angeles / James Loucky -- Conclusion: the Maya diaspora experience / Marilyn M. Moors -- Epilogue: elilal/exilio / Víctor D. Montejo
Summary How Maya refugees found new lives in strange lands
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-251) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mayas -- Relocation -- North America.
Mayas -- Relocation -- United States.
Mayas -- Guatemala -- Migrations.
Form Electronic book
Author Loucky, James.
Moors, Marilyn M., 1934-
ISBN 1439901228 (electronic bk.)
9781439901229 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)