Unintended Lessons of Revolution
Student Teachers and Political Radicalism in Twentieth-Century Mexico
Tanalís Padilla traces the history of the normales rurales—rural schools in Mexico that trained campesino teachers—and outlines how despite being intended to foster a modern, patriotic citizenry, they became sites of radical politics.
Keywordsstudents; normal schools; Mexican countryside; Cold War; socialism
ISBN9781478013860, 9781478014799, 9781478022084
PublisherDuke University Press
Publication date and place2021
Politics & government