|Publisher:||University of Texas Press|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
José Inez Taylor lives in Antonito, Colorado, where he has been a farmworker, strike organizer, roofer, construction worker, heavy-equipment operator, jailer and sheriff’s dispatcher, Chicano activist, and writer.
James M. Taggart is Lewis Audenreid Professor of History and Archaeology at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Table of Contents
- 1. Introduction
- Part I: The Story
- 2. Alex and the Hobo
- Part II: The Life
- 3. The Valley
- 4. Awareness
- 5. Social Structure
- 6. Anastacio Taylor
- 7. Beatríz Mondragón
- 8. Women in Peril
- 9. Conclusion
- Appendix: Juana's Witchcraft Testimony
What People are Saying About This
This book represents a significant contribution to the discipline in that it raises important issues of ethnographic authority and authorship.... Indeed, it could serve as a model for new ways to write ethnography.
Miguel Díaz-Barriga, Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Swarthmore College