Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Cholas and Pishtacos : Stories of Race and Sex in the Andes - 01 edition

Cholas and Pishtacos : Stories of Race and Sex in the Andes (ISBN10: 0226891542; ISBN13: 9780226891545)
ISBN13: 978-0226891545
ISBN10: 0226891542

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0226891538
ISBN10: 0226891534

Summary: Cholas and Pishtacos are two provocative characters from South American popular culture--a sensual mixed-race woman and a horrifying white killerwho show up in everything from horror stories and dirty jokes to romantic novels and travel posters. In this elegantly written book, these two figures become vehicles for an exploration of race, sex, and violence that pulls the reader into the vivid landscapes and lively cities of the Andes. Weismantel's theory of race and s ...show moreex begins not with individual identity but with three forms of social and economic interaction: estrangement, exchange, and accumulation. She maps the barriers that separate white and Indian, male and female-barriers that exist not in order to prevent exchange, but rather to exacerbate its inequality.

Weismantel weaves together sources ranging from her own fieldwork and the words of potato sellers, hotel maids, and tourists to classic works by photographer Martin Chambi and novelist José María Arguedas. Cholas and Pishtacos is also an enjoyable and informative introduction to a relatively unknown region of the Americas. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 01
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Published: 12/01/2001
International: No



List Price: $30.00
Used $15.00
Used
Save $15.00 (50%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 22 hours and 34 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
New $22.50
Rental $24.99
Due back 12/19/2014
Marketplace sellers starting at $5.00

23 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Cholas and Pishtacos : Stories of Race and Sex in the Andes
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (23)  |  New (13)  |  Like New (1)  |  Very Good (1)  |  Good (7)  |  Acceptable (1)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$15.00
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$22.50
+$3.99 s/h

New
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Brand new book. Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$29.41
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$5.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Kress
Berkeley, CA
Seller Rating: 3.33
2001 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access ...show morecodes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$5.19
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB - Mesquite
Mesquite, TX
Seller Rating: 4
2001 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.24
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB - North Lamar
Austin, TX
Seller Rating: 5
2001 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$10.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Tin Can Mailman CA
Arcata, CA
Seller Rating: 4.78
2001 Soft Cover Fair Some curving to the text block.
$14.25
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Midtown Scholar Bookstore PA
Harrisburg, PA
Seller Rating: 4.73
12-15-01 Paperback FINE Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge-Nice! 1.1 lbs.
$14.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Mahler Books TX
Pflugerville, TX
Seller Rating: 4.86
2001 Paperback Good 0226891542. This book is in good condition; used stamp on edge. The book has some shelfwear and corner wear. Some sparse highlighted passages: most pages are clean.; Women in Cul ...show moreture and Society; 8.90 X 6 X 0.90 inches; 334 pages. ...show less
$15.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Textbookcenter.com
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.63
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
$19.33
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Books Pole
Skokie, IL
Seller Rating: 4.54
2001-12-15 Paperback New Brand New, Gift condition. We Ship Every Day! Free Tracking Number Included! International Buyers Are Welcome! Satisfaction Guaranteed!
$19.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
omgtextbooks
Pueblo West, CO
Seller Rating: 3.36
Chicago, IL 2001 Trade paperback New ed. Good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 326 p. Contains: Illustrations. Women in Culture & Society (Paperback).
$22.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Textbookcenter.com
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.63
Ships same day or next business day! UPS(AK/HI Priority Mail)/ NEW book
Page:   1     2     3     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close