La etnogénesis: un estudio de caso sobre la identidad en Quitirrisí, Costa Rica

The process of indigenous identity building and self-affirmation, named etnogénesis, that has been observed during three years at Quitirrisí are presented. We would like to offer to the reader a reflection about the most representative cultural elements to understand this process: the social, politi...

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Autor Principal: Ornat Clemente, Raquel
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Español
Publicado: 2015
Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/antropologia/article/view/10795
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/13216
Sumario: The process of indigenous identity building and self-affirmation, named etnogénesis, that has been observed during three years at Quitirrisí are presented. We would like to offer to the reader a reflection about the most representative cultural elements to understand this process: the social, political and economical background of the community (power nets), the identitarian feeling of its members and the language (cultural elements) of the ethnogenesis whose voices and echoes of communitarian utopias arise in a given historical context.