Abya Yala y el Retorno del Conocimiento de los Pueblos

Translated title of the contribution: Abya Yala and the Return of the Knowledge of the Peoples

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The Abya-Yala Cultural Center is a Salesian institution whose purpose is to promote interculturality and the identity of the indigenous peoples of Latin America as well as to provide references on cultures and peoples and to inform civil society about their rights by creating, from the social sciences, new possibilities for an intercultural society. Its action has given shape to several cultural and academic initiatives, the best known of which is the Abya-Yala Publishing House, along with the Applied Anthropology Career, the Documentation Center and the Amazon Museum, all of which are located in Quito.
Translated title of the contributionAbya Yala and the Return of the Knowledge of the Peoples
Original languageSpanish (Ecuador)
Title of host publicationLa presencia salesiana en Ecuador: Perspectivas históricas y sociales
PublisherEditorial Universitaria Abya-Yala
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)978-9978-10-102-5
StatePublished - 30 Jan 2014

CACES Knowledge Areas

  • 413A Social and Cultural Studies


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