For Every Indio Who Falls: A History of Maya Activism in Guatemala, 1960-1990

For Every Indio Who Falls: A History of Maya Activism in Guatemala, 1960-1990
Language English
ISBN13: 9780826348654
Author: Betsy Konefal
Goodreads Rating: 4.12
ISBN10: 0826348653
Pages: 247
Published: September 1st 2010 by University of New Mexico Press
Genre: Social Issues

Scholars have disagreed about Maya participation in Guatemala's civil war, and the development of oppositional activism by Mayas during the war is poorly understood. The author explores this history in detail, examining the roots and diversity of Maya organizing and its place in the unfolding conflict.