3 edition of Chiapas found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias|
|Publishers||Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 78 p. :|
|Number of Pages||84|
One of the few serious academic works on the Zapatista movement in Chiapas published in Mexico. Collection focuses on a number of interrelated issues including historical context, social situation, role of the Catholic Church, impact of illiteracy, the indigenous culture, divisions within the native communities, and structural problems--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57. File Size: 3MB.
Explore the city of San Cristobal de Las Casas along with nearby indigenous villages on a small-group full-day tour led by a local guide. "Cascadas de Agua Azul" [Waterfalls of Agua Azul]. If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Chiapas vacation package? Lock in your Chiapas trip for February, November, October.
Most are run by IMSS and ISSSTE and other Chiapas agencies. In one church in San Cristobal, Mayan rites including the sacrifice of animals is permitted inside the church to ask for good health or to "ward Chiapas the evil eye. Major Festivals: Fiesta de Enero January Festival in Chiapa de Corzo from January 8 to 23• As of 2005, the state has 1,138 medical facilities: 1098 outpatient and 40 inpatient. There is a short dry season from March to May. It once stretched over a large part of eastern Chiapas but all that remains is along the northern edge of the Guatemalan border.
Tzotzils [ ] Tzotzil speakers number just Chiapas less than theTzeltals at 226,000, although those of the ethnicity are probably higher.
Austin, TX, USA: University of Texas Press. One reason for this is its many indigenous Chiapas who produce traditional items out of identity as well as commercial reasons. 5 hours to explore Palenque alongside a local guide.
Along with Cuban Juan Arozamena, they composed the piece "Las chiapanecas" considered to be the unofficial anthem of the state.
The service sector is the most important to the economy, with mostly commerce, warehousing and tourism.
While there have been inter ethnic political activism such as that promoted by the in the 1970s and the in the 1990s, there has been inter-indigenous conflict as well.