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Revolutionary Spiritualities in Chiapas Today

JOSÉ RABASA.

in Race, Colonialism, and Social Transformation in Latin America and the Caribbean

November 2008; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Society and Culture. 12986 words.

This chapter traces some of the signature concepts of the Zapatista insurrection of 1994 in Mexico and the pacifism of Las Abejas back to native colonial pictorial articulations of the...

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Seeger, Pete

Allan M. Winkler.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 2157 words.

Seeger, Pete (03 May 1919–27 January 2014), folk singer and activist, was born Peter Seeger in New York City, the son of Charles Seeger, a musicologist and composer born in Mexico and...

Holmes, John Haynes

David M. Robinson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Politics and Law. 1463 words.

Holmes, John Haynes (29 November 1879–03 April 1964), Unitarian and later independent minister and a leading advocate of pacifism, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Marcus...

Cope, Thomas Pym

John Killick.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1654 words.

Cope, Thomas Pym (26 August 1768–22 November 1854), merchant and philanthropist, was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, the son of Caleb Cope, a plasterer and town burgess who had come from...

Harlan, Josiah

Samuel Willard Crompton.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; World History; Travel and Holiday. 1132 words.

Harlan, Josiah (12 June 1799– October 1871), soldier of fortune and adventurer, was born in Newlin Township, Pennsylvania, the son of Joshua Harlan, a merchant broker of Philadelphia, and...