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Choi, Jinsook
School of Liberal Arts
Research Interests
  • Language and Culture
  • Language policy
  • Language ideology
  • Multiculturalism
  • Bilingual education

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과테말라 마야미인대회의 현재적 의미

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dc.contributor.author Choi, Jinsook ko
dc.date.available 2014-04-10T02:18:26Z -
dc.date.created 2013-07-31 ko
dc.date.issued 2011-11 ko
dc.identifier.citation 라틴아메리카연구 , v.24, no.4, pp.139 - 157 ko
dc.identifier.issn 1229-0998 ko
dc.identifier.uri https://scholarworks.unist.ac.kr/handle/201301/3713 -
dc.description.abstract This paper examines Mayan beauty contests in Guatemala in order to understand changing meanings of Mayan identity and changing roles of Mayan women in their communities. In the contests, the participants represent Mayan identity in an idealized form, but this idealization has changed in different historical periods and for different political purposes. The ritual features of the event are used as symbolic resources according to their multiple meanings and functions. The participants in the recent Mayan beauty contests are expressing socio-economic and political concerns that are directly related to the affairs of the local community to which they belong. This means that certain changes are underway in terms of the roles assumed by Mayan women and in terms of their activities in the current Guatemalan society. However, whether this can definitely lead to Mayan women’s active participation in Guatemalan politics needs to be further explored. ko
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dc.language 한국어 ko
dc.publisher 한국라틴아메리카학회 ko
dc.title 과테말라 마야미인대회의 현재적 의미 ko
dc.title.alternative The Present Meaning of Mayan Beauty Contest in Guatemala ko
dc.type ARTICLE ko
dc.type.rims ART ko
dc.identifier.url http://www.dbpia.co.kr/Article/1583219 ko
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