My Thirty Years in Mexican Anthropology
This article chronicles more than 30 years experience conducting fieldwork among Nahuatl Indians and teaching anthropology in Mexican institutions. The text documents four processes over time: the development of the author's theoretical interests and analysis of field date; change in the villages under study; transformations in Mexico's political and economic policies; and the changing role of anthropology in that context.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Graduate Division, Escuela Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Periferico Sur y Zapote s/n, Colonia Isidro Fabela, Mexico, D. F. c.p. 14030, Mexico
Publication date: June 1, 2011