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Author Marak, Andrae M. (Andrae Micheal)

Title From many, one : Indians, peasants, borders, and education in Callista Mexico, 1924-1935 / Andrae M. Marak
Published Calgary : University of Calgary Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 226 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Latin American and Caribbean series, 1498-2366 ; no. 7
Latin American and Caribbean series ; no. 7
Contents The role of the state and educational reform in Mexican nation building -- The Callista program -- Federalization of education in Chihuahua -- The Tarahumara -- The Seri -- The Tohono O'odham -- Frontier schools
Summary Offers a look at the educational policies and practices of the presidency of Plutarco Elias Calles in post-revolutionary Mexico. This title examines the Calles government's attempts to centralise control over education in the US-Mexican borderlands region and to transform its rural and indigenous inhabitants into more 'mainstream' Mexicans
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-219) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Education and state -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Education -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Indians of Mexico -- Cultural assimilation -- History -- 20th century.
Indians of Mexico -- Education -- History -- 20th century.
Nationalism and education -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Peasants -- Education -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1910-1946.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1552384853 (electronic bk.)
9781552384855 (electronic bk.)