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Culture and Politics in Nicaragua

Steven White

Culture and Politics in Nicaragua

by Steven White

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Lumen Books/Sites Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Essays,
  • Latin America - General,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Essays,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8360965M
    ISBN 100930829026
    ISBN 109780930829025

    The Contras, – a special kind of politics. New York: Praeger. ISBN Plunkett, H. In Focus Nicaragua a Guide to the People, Politics and Culture (In Focus Guides). Interlink Publishing Group. ISBN Randall, M (). Sandino's daughters: testimonies of Nicaraguan women in struggle. New Brunswick, N.J. ISBN: Description: Nicaragua's Sandinista revolution () initiated a broad program of social transformation to improve the situation of the working class and poor, women, and other non-elite groups through agrarian reform, restructured urban employment, and wide access to health care, education, and social services. This book explores how Nicaragua's least powerful .

    Negotiating Spaces: The Gendered Politics of Location "Managua Is Nicaragua": Gender, Memory, and Cultural Politics Place on a Map: The Local and the National Viewed from the Barrio Unmaking the Revolution: Women, Urban Cooperatives, and Neoliberalism From Cooperatives to Microenterprises in the Postrevolutionary Era   Poet and priest who mixed religion and politics in his commitment to social justice in Nicaragua Nick Caistor Fri 6 Mar EST Last modified on Tue 12 May EDT.

    Buy other books like Women, Culture & Politics. Praise "The work of the political activist inevitably involves a certain tension between the requirement that positions be taken on current issues as they arise and the desire that one’s contributions will somehow survive the ravages of time. In this sense the most difficult challenge facing the. The topics these essays treat are likewise diverse and engaging: eugenics in Singapore, the political and economic context of motherhood in Brazil, rape and the inner lives of black American women, sex/culture wars in the US, the precariousness of sexual identity--and its political implications--in Nicaragua, and media representations of Africa.


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Culture & Politics in Nicaragua: Testimonies of Poets and Writers Paperback – January 1, by Steven White (Author)Cited by: 3. This book is based on original historical documents and contemporary interviews with prominent politicians in democratically stable Costa Rica and in often-violent Nicaragua.

It shows that political culture is a combination of rationality and norms that defines what we see as permissible, shapes our sense of realism, how we compete in politics, and the kind of power-distribution that by: 2.

Within the historical narrative of cultural change over time, Whisnant skillfully discusses important case studies of Nicaraguan cultural politics: the consequences of the unauthorized removal of archaeological treasures from the country in the nineteenth century; the perennial attempts by political factions to capitalize on the reputation of two venerated cultural figures, poet Ruben Dario and rebel General Augusto C.

Sandino; and the ongoing struggle by Nicaraguan Price: $   : Political Culture and Institutional Development in Costa Rica and Nicaragua: World Making in the Tropics (): Cruz, Consuelo: Books. Culture & politics in Nicaragua: testimonies of poets and writers.

[Steven F White;] -- Eighteen Nicaraguan writers and others comment on the current political and social conditions of Nicaragua and discuss their own work. Nicaragua In Focus: a Guide to the People, Politics and Culture (In Focus Guides) Paperback – November 1, by Hazel Plunkett (Author) out of 5 stars 9 ratings See all formats and editions4/5(10).

The history of modern Nicaragua is populated with leaders promising a new and better day. Inevitably, as Nicaragua and the Politics of Utopia demonstrates, reality casts a shadow and the community must look to the next leader.

As an impoverished state, second only to Haiti in the Americas, Nicaragua has been the scene of cyclical attempts and failures at modern development/5.

To Sergio Ramirez, the Sandinista front has always represented a cultural revolution as much as a socioeconomic one. His new book, ''Estas en. Nicaragua is a presidential republic, in which the President of Nicaragua is both head of state and head of government, and there is a multi-party system.

Executive power is exercised by the government. Legislative power is vested in both the government and the National judiciary is independent of the executive and the legislature. Understanding Culture, Society, and Politics. Nicaragua - Nicaragua - The Sandinista government: The new government inherited a devastated country.

Aboutpeople were homeless, more t had been killed, and the economy was in ruins. In July the Sandinistas appointed a five-member Government Junta of National Reconstruction. The following May it named a member Council of State, which was to act as an. For each era, Chavez reveals the ways Nicaraguan popular culture adapted and interpreted the new political order, shaping, critiquing, or amplifying the regime's message of stability and prosperity for the : Daniel Chavez.

nicaragua and the politics of utopia development and culture in the modern state Posted By Barbara CartlandLtd TEXT ID f80afb44 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library 20 Nicaragua And The Politics Of Utopia Development And.

The politics of culture in Nicaragua following independence from Spain (the primary focus of this study) owed some of both their most stubborn structural features and their evolving character to developments during the colonial period, and indeed to the pre-conquest cultural systems that colonial development transformed so radically.¹ At least the following factors are important in this.

Texas Press, ); Andrés Pérez Baltodano, “Political Culture,” in. The Sandinistas and Nicaragua sinceed. David Close et al (Boulder: Lynn Rienner, ), 65. Recommended Citation. White, Steven, "Culture & politics in Nicaragua: testimonies of poets and writers" (). Walter J.

Petry Book Gallery The Statesman's Yearbook The Politics, Cultures, and Economics of the World, Vilas, Carlos M. State, Class and Ethnicity in Nicaragua: Capitalist Modernization and Revolutionary Change on the Atlantic Coast, Walker, Thomas W.

Nicaragua:. Get this from a library. Rascally signs in sacred places: the politics of culture in Nicaragua. [David E Whisnant] -- "Anthropology meets cultural studies (popular and otherwise) and historiography with a remarkable theoretical and investigative depth. A wide range of. Religion and politics are never far from the headlines, but their relationship remains complex and often confusing.

This book offers an engaging, accessible, and balanced treatment of religion in American politics. It explores the historical, cultural, and legal contexts that motivate religious political engagement and assesses the pragmatic and strategic political realities that religious.

The Political Culture of Democracy in Nicaragua and in the Americas, / A Comparative Study of Democracy and Governance By: José Miguel Cruz, Ph.D.

Florida International University Eduardo Marenco Independent Researcher and Journalist Mariana Rodríguez, Ph.D. Books; Political Culture and Institutional Development in Costa Rica and Nicaragua; Political Culture and Institutional Development in Costa Rica and Nicaragua World Making in the Tropics.

Get access. But it also claims that political culture is a dynamic combination of rational and normative imperatives that define actors' views of the.Political Culture and Institutional Development in Costa Rica and Nicaragua - based on a wealth of original historical documents and contemporary interviews with prominent political actors - analyzes five centuries of political history in these paradigmatic cases .Nicaragua frees more than political prisoners under new amnesty law Prisoners jailed for their role in anti-government protests were released Monday and Tuesday, including journalists and.