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Harvest of violence

the Maya Indians and the Guatemalan crisis

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guatemala,
  • Guatemala.
    • Subjects:
    • Mayas -- Guatemala -- Government relations.,
    • Mayas -- Crimes against -- Guatemala.,
    • Indians of Central America -- Guatemala -- Government relations.,
    • Guatemala -- History -- 1945-1985.,
    • Guatemala -- History -- 1985-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Robert M. Carmack.
      ContributionsCarmack, Robert M., 1934-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1435.3.P7 H37 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 334 p. :
      Number of Pages334
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2407177M
      ISBN 100806121327
      LC Control Number87040550

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      A Harvest Book, In Arendt's own words: The end of human action, as distinct from the end products of fabrication, can never be reliably predicted. The means used to achieve political goals are more often than not of greater relevance to the future world than the intended goals. Violence, finally, as I have said, is distinguished by. Are you searching for On Violence Harvest Book? Author: Hannah Arendt Publisher: Harcourt Brace Javanovich Total Pages: Like the original Harvest of Violence, published in , this volume reveals how the contemporary Mayas contend with crime, political violence, internal community power struggles, and the broader impact of transnational economic and political policies in Guatemala.


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