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Etnoarqueología para el combate a la pobreza: la estrategia ignorada por el estado Mexicano

Sandra L. López Varela
pp. 195-211 Alexander von Humboldt (1988 [1811]) describes in his Essai Politique sur le Royaume de la Nouvelle Espagne, the landscape of social inequality that existed in New Spain in terms of the distribution of wealth, civilization and soil cultivation during the reign of Charles IV. For more than two centuries, the Mexican government has tried unsuccessfully to revert social end economic inequality through economic growth and development policies. In the following pages, I discuss...

El Camino Tierra Adentro as a rural landscape

Graciela Mota, Pilar Rincón & Sara E. Narvaez Martínez
Camino Real de Tierra Adentro was the Royal Inland Road, also known as the Silver Route. The inscribed property consists of 55 sites and five existing World Heritage sites lying along a 1400 km section of this 2600 km route, that extends north from Mexico City to Texas and New Mexico, United States of America. The route was actively used as a trade route for 300 years, from the mid-16th to the 19th centuries, mainly...

Traven: primer encuentro con los indios mexicanos

Edith Negrín
pp. 117-129 B. Traven, famous for its mysteries and changes of identity, arrived in Mexico in 1924, he was 42 years old. Anarchist militant, escaped from Munich, where he had been a leader of the Republic of Bavarian Councils of workers, soldiers and peasants and had been sentenced to death. He went through several countries and finally took refuge in Mexico, where he decided to be mainly a fiction writer and carried out his prolific...

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