Borders, Sovereignty, and Racialization

Ana M. Alonso

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7 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Companion to Latin American Anthropology
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9780631234685
StatePublished - Feb 25 2009


  • Borders, sovereignty, and racialization
  • CODA - a new cycle of racialization
  • Cycles of conquest and ethno-racial formation in borderlands
  • Everyday racism, caricature, and bandits
  • From degeneracy of race to pathology of culture
  • Negative portrayals of non-Indian or "mestizo" Mexicans in Anglo ethnographies
  • Oscar Lewis's caricature of Mexican lumpenproletariat

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Social Sciences

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