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  Crossroads Results: Peru
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21630   Affirming Their Presence: Peru's Cholos Assimilate Within Their Own Nation  
Ben Barber
Walking around the upscale neighborhood of Miraflores, in Lima, Peru, I casually observe the daytime scene. The streets and squares are filled with well-dressed young office ... Issue Date: 9 / 2001

17465   Leaving the Shadows: Peru Seeks a Sense of National Unity  
Ben Barber
Emerging from the ancient monastery that serves as my hotel, I am immediately drawn to the narrow cobblestoned streets, shrouded in the shadows cast by overhanging balconies, ... Issue Date: 3 / 1998

12580   A Wedding in Peru: Cultural Surprises on the Way to Marital Bliss  
Peter Gorman
No one said falling in love was a matter of choice. I simply found myself irresistibly drawn to Gilma Josepha Aguilar Chavez and went with it. We met in March 1993. I was in Peru ... Issue Date: 9 / 1994

19685   Floating Slums of Iquitos: Acculturation in the Peruvian Amazon  
Peter Gorman
It is not yet down, but already the sprawling marketplace is coming to life. The great concrete staircase leading up the hill from the Amazon is crowded with men and women who ... Issue Date: 9 / 1991

17222   Taking to the Streets  
Maureen Hays Mitchell
To look into Demetria Montero de Colonio''s eyes is to glimpse a world of struggle and hope. Demetria''s eyes are set in a strong face of sculpted features and weathered skin. ... Issue Date: 2 / 1990

16156   Young Towns of Lima  
William Mangin
For the past thirty years or so, reporters, anthropologists, architects, and the occasional politician have been "discovering" the social and economic ingenuity and solid ... Issue Date: 6 / 1989

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