Citizens and indigenous peoples in the populist state

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    The paper analyzes how post-colonial elites in the Peruvian Andes were able to remove an indigenous presence from the towns. This was done through recourse to a discourse of hygiene and (Indian) disease and by transforming ideas of shared urban space (the commons) into a new excluding urban public space.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationCitizenship, political culture and state transformation in Latin America
    EditorsWillem Assies, Marco Calderon, Ton Salmon
    Place of PublicationAmsterdam
    PublisherDutch University Press
    Publication date2005
    ISBN (Print)9789036100304
    Publication statusPublished - 2005

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