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ERIC Number: EJ546400
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0888-8612
Rigoberta Menchu Tum: Nobel Laureate Leads International Movement for Peace and Indigenous Rights.
Palmer, Paula
Winds of Change, v12 n2 p34-39 Spr 1997
Profiles Rigoberta Menchu Tum, a Maya-Quiche woman from Guatemala who in 1992, was the first indigenous person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. The prize's youngest recipient, Menchu Tum is using the prize money and prestige to promote the international movement for peace and the rights of indigenous peoples and to contribute to indigenous community development. (LP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Guatemala