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Synopsis:

Translated Woman tells the story of an unforgettable encounter between Ruth Behar, a Cuban-American feminist anthropologist, and Esperanza Hernandez, a Mexican street peddler.

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The tenth-anniversary edition of this classic book, with a new preface

Translated Woman tells the story of an unforgettable encounter between Ruth Behar, a Cuban-American feminist anthropologist, and Esperanza Hernandez, a Mexican street peddler.

A brave and unusual work. . . .

--The Boston Globe

A stunning critique. . . . Engrossing reading at the hands of a skillful interpreter.

--The New York Times Book Review

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ISBN:
9780807070536
Subtitle:
Crossing the Border with Esperanza's Story
Author:
Behar, Ruth
Publisher:
Beacon Press
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Government and political science
Subject:
Ethnology
Subject:
Minority Studies
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Feminism & Feminist Theory
Subject:
Anthropology
Subject:
Mexico
Subject:
Mexquitic (Mexico) Rural conditions.
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Anthropology - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 345-369.
Publication Date:
April 1994
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Dimensions:
8.97x5.98x1.01 in. 1.13 lbs.

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Product details pages HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT - English 9780807070536 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Translated Woman tells the story of an unforgettable encounter between Ruth Behar, a Cuban-American feminist anthropologist, and Esperanza Hernandez, a Mexican street peddler.
"Synopsis" by , The tenth-anniversary edition of this classic book, with a new preface

Translated Woman tells the story of an unforgettable encounter between Ruth Behar, a Cuban-American feminist anthropologist, and Esperanza Hernandez, a Mexican street peddler.

A brave and unusual work. . . .

--The Boston Globe

A stunning critique. . . . Engrossing reading at the hands of a skillful interpreter.

--The New York Times Book Review

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