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Lazar, Sian
El Alto, rebel city : self and citizenship in Andean Bolivia / Sian Lazar
Durham : Duke University Press, 2008
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  F2230.2.A9 L39 2008    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Aymara Indians -- Bolivia -- El Alto -- Social conditions
Aymara Indians -- Bolivia -- El Alto -- Politics and government
State-local relations -- Bolivia -- El Alto
Subject El Alto (Bolivia) -- Social conditions
El Alto (Bolivia) -- Politics and government
Physical Description xiii, 328 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-309) and index
Contents El Alto the city -- Constructing the zone -- Citizens despite the state -- Place, movement, and ritual -- How the gods touch humans (and vice versa) -- Competition, individualism, and collective organization -- "In-betweenness" and political agency -- The state and the unions
Note Also issued online
Series Latin America otherwise

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