Mega Dose
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | September 15, 2014

    Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



    There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
    1. $8.95 Used Hardcover add to wish list

      Zane Grey Cookbook

      Barbara Reiger 9780139837593

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$6.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Feminist Studies- World Feminism

More copies of this ISBN

Translated Woman Crossing the Border With Esperanza

by

Translated Woman Crossing the Border With Esperanza  Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

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.

Synopsis:

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

Product Details

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.

Other books you might like

  1. Women & Alcohol in a Highland Maya... Used Trade Paper $9.95
  2. Under the Kapok Tree: Identity and... New Trade Paper $29.75
  3. Venus on Wheels: Two Decades of... Used Hardcover $4.95
  4. Writing Women's Worlds : Bedouin... Used Trade Paper $16.00
  5. Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes... Used Trade Paper $8.50
  6. The Last Lords of Palenque New Trade Paper $40.95

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Anthropology » Central and South America
History and Social Science » Anthropology » Cultural Anthropology
History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Latin American
History and Social Science » Feminist Studies » General
History and Social Science » Feminist Studies » World Feminism

Translated Woman Crossing the Border With Esperanza Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$6.95 In Stock
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

spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.