UCLA Center for the Study of Women
Studying Maya Adolescents in a New High School in Zinacantan, Mexico
- Author(s): Mango, Adriana
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The author discusses her inspirations and inquiries for her research on the adolescent culture in Zinacantan, Mexico. She takes note of the current shift from a more family oriented society to a new model of individualism through more education and urbanization of the area in the influence of shifting gender roles amongst the local youth.