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La jaula de la melancolía. Identidad y metamorfosis del mexicano

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Este libro es una reflexión crítica sobre la cultura mexicana contemporánea. Se han elegido los lugares comunes del carácter del mexicano: se trata de un manojo de estereotipos codificados por la intelectualidad, pero cuyas huellas se reproducen en la sociedad, provocando el espejismo de una cultura popular de masas. Estas imágenes sobre "lo mexicano" no son reflejo de la ...more
1st edition, 233 pages
Published March 1996 by Grijalbo
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En este libro Bartra nos plantea lo que desde su perspectiva es el mexicano, encontrando que no sólo hay un tipo de mexicano, sino que los hay de distintos tipos, estableciendo así una jerarquía, esto explicado desde el momento en que fue conquistado por los españoles, este ensayo muestra cómo desde hace mucho tiempo el mexicano ha quedado estancado y se ha mantenido docilizado por lo que se podrían llamar aparatos de Estado.

En verdad recomiendo que se lea este libro independientemente de si se
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Mexico is not as mithycal as the Status Quo has designed, the book clearly explains it.
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