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Unformatted text preview: o Colonial classification system o Each group had different rights and responsibilities o Status tied to racial identification o Castas system different ways to mix the Spanish and Indian race o Racial categories ( castas ) not recognized officially after independence o Liberalism: everyone is a citizen o The categories live on in language and perception Moreno, prieto, guero, gene bonita o Income and Education non indigenous people in Mexico are more successful than indigenous people...
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This note was uploaded on 11/13/2011 for the course ANTH 2 taught by Professor Hindes during the Fall '08 term at UCSB.
- Fall '08
- Cultural Anthropology