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To Die in this Way: Nicaraguan Indians and the Myth of Mestizaje, 1880-1965

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Challenging the widely held belief that Nicaragua has been ethnically homogeneous since the nineteenth century, To Die in This Way reveals the continued existence and importance of an officially “forgotten” indigenous culture. Jeffrey L. Gould argues that mestizaje—a cultural homogeneity that has been hailed as a cornerstone of Nicaraguan national identity—involved a decad ...more
Paperback, 336 pages
Published July 7th 1998 by Duke University Press Books (first published June 16th 1998)
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I just couldn't get into this one. What really ticked me off is that he would use Spanish words repeatedly without translating or having a glossary. argh
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