The Resource Politico-Religious Organization and Economic Change in Zinacantan, Mexico, 1952-1987

Politico-Religious Organization and Economic Change in Zinacantan, Mexico, 1952-1987

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Politico-Religious Organization and Economic Change in Zinacantan, Mexico, 1952-1987
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Politico-Religious Organization and Economic Change in Zinacantan, Mexico, 1952-1987
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This data collection stems from anthropological field work on politico-religious organization and economic change in Zinacantan, Mexico. Major areas of investigation include local economics, economic stratification, and political and religious organization. Men of Zinacantan, Mexico, held year-long religious posts called "cargos," and waiting lists were kept to record the names of men who wished to serve in the future. The cargo data presented in this collection include information on cargo waiting lists such as the year in which the lists were used, the cargo requested, and the hamlet of residence of the requester. The census data for the hamlet Nachig for the years 1967, 1983, and 1987 include information such as age, residence, tax-paying status, land holdings, wealth, economic activity, economic status, political affiliation, and religious and civil offices held. The unit of analysis for the cargo data is the cargo requested. For the census data, the unit of analysis is married men
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  • Cancian, Frank
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor]
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Politico-Religious Organization and Economic Change in Zinacantan, Mexico, 1952-1987
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  • 1952--1987
  • 9727
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ICPSR09727.v1
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Politico-Religious Organization and Economic Change in Zinacantan, Mexico, 1952-1987
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  • 1952--1987
  • 9727
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ICPSR09727.v1
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions

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