Issue: Vol. 9, no. 1 (Spring 1995)
Article: Araceli Burguete Cal y Mayor, “Indigenous Fragmentation: Mexico's Domestic and International Borders,” Abya Yala News: Journal of the South and Meso American Indian Rights Center (SAIIC) 9, no. 1 (Spring, 1995): 8-9. Accessed July 21, 2019. http://saiic.nativeweb.org/ayn/document/1437.
Abstract: Territorial divisions within Mexico and Central America were constructed in an artificial manner, dividing and isolating indigenous peoples. This led to a division of Mayan peoples with Chiapas facing conflicts within its own territory and along its borders within Mexico and along Guatemala.