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Published: 04 June 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388982-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8898-2
...Chapter 4 The Pact CACIQUE AND CABILDO n 1730, Miguel Fernández de Chaves, a cacique of Tiltepec, Idressed in Spanish clothing and speaking fluent Castilian, ap- peared in front of the alcalde mayor of Villa Alta, Antonio Blanco de Sandoval...
Published: 09 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392798-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9279-8
... t e r o n e The Last Cacique The Archival Landscapes of Kah, Comœn, and Pueblo cacique pascual chac was “not lacking in guilt.” That was the verdict of the criminal court judge JosŽ Mar’a Rivero Sol’s, who on 14 January 1857 passed...
Published: 02 September 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385264-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8526-4
... a Multiethnic Chieftainship: Florencio Lupa, Cacique of...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-092
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XCI About how after killing a Spaniard, those who killed him fortified themselves on a ridgetop with their cacique, and about what happened until the ridgetop was taken At first, anything that is unfamiliar is believed to be easy and simple...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Colonial society was far more complex internally than the Spaniards’ abstract juridical notion of two “republics”—one Spanish and one Indian—would suggest. Within indigenous society itself, there were hierarchical gradations, with the stratum of In-dian nobility and caciques or mallkus at the...
Published: 16 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393924-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9392-4
... Cacique for a Neoliberal Age A Maya Retail Empire on the Streets of Guatemala City Thomas Offit Don Napo took me to the best restaurant I have ever been to in Guatemala. He invited me to lunch, so we left his shoe kiosk on the corner of 18 Calle and Sexta Avenida in Zone...
Published: 01 January 1997
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9861-5
... PART II From Colony to Republic: Cacique and Caudillo CHAPTER 4 The late colonial period was an era of em• The Chiefdom powerment for the Nasa. Extensive landhold• ings were legitimized and protected through...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398615-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9861-5
... their origins in the precolum• Colonial Cacique bian period. Colonial caciques, who reforged the nature of political rule in Tierradentro, used the living memory of their precolumbian predeces• sors to fashion a model of the chiefdom relevant to their...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398615-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9861-5
...PART III Contemporary Historical Voices CHAPTER 6 THE NASA IN THE The Cacique TWENTIETH CENTURY Reborn: The The twentieth-century Nasa have...
Published: 19 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376859-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7685-9
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378617-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7861-7
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-074
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The network of caciques-apoderados (cacique legal representatives) sought to defend the lands of Indian communities threatened by the expansion of haciendas after the liberal agrarian legislation of 1866 and 1874 (see part V). This network emerged in five of the nine departments in the country...
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390121-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9012-1
... chapter two INDIGENISTA STATECRAFT AND THE RISE OF THE CACIQUES APODERADOS After prevailing in the 1899 civil war, La Paz– based Liberal Party governments set about con- a...
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390121-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9012-1
... chapter three ‘‘IN OUR PROVINCES THERE IS NO JUSTICE’’ Caciques Apoderados and the Crisis of the Liberal Project On 21 November 1917, Mariano Rosa, ‘‘cacique principal of the community of Vacas submit- a...
Published: 25 October 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382546-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8254-6
... CHAPTER XXIV Concerning what they believe about another zemi whose name was Baraguabael124 This zemi belongs to a principal cacique of the Island of Hispaniola and is an idol; they attribute various names to him, and he was found in the manner you will now hear. They say that in times...
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By Joanne Rappaport
Published: 01 January 1997
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9861-5
... Hereditary chiefdom. cacique A male hereditary chief or culture hero. cascarillero Cinchona bark collector. capitan Hereditary position on modern resguardo council, responsible for coordi• nating communal labor; the capitan is sometimes called cacique. caudillo Nineteenth- and early-twentieth...
Published: 01 January 1997
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9861-5
... 5 Colonial Nasa cacicas:gos 52 6 Nineteenth-century Colombia: political divisions 91 7 Sacred geography of Tierradentro 162 FIGURES Genealogies of the new caciques 58 2 Genealogies of minor caciques 67 Nasa house 170 4 Nasa coat of arms 173 ...
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By Jeremy Ravi Mumford
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395591-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9559-1
... 4 — Lords In 1561 a group of caciques and principales from the Cuzco area offered to supply the king of Spain with money that his government, nearly bankrupt from wars in Europe, des- perately needed: “They had learned that the King was con- strained...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391319-034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9131-9
...Felipe Luciano Excerpt from Jíbaro, My Pretty Nigger Jíbaro, mi negro lindo De los bosques de caña Caciques de luz Tiempo es una cosa cósmica. Jíbaro, my pretty nigger. Father of my yearning for the soil, The land, The earth of my people. Father of the sweet smells of fruit in...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
... Part IV addresses inequality in Colombia, as it is experienced along the fissures of class, race, and gender. A famous petition carried to the king of Spain by a sixteenth-century indigenous nobleman, the cacique de Turmequé, is translated here. Also included are writings by the social...