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Tamoanchan, Tlalocan: Places of Mist

Alfredo López Austin - History - 1997 - 322 pages
Historians have attempted to understand and clarify the significance of these two places since the sixteenth century. Today, most students of Aztec religion try to locate them ...
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The Return to Coatlicue: Goddesses and Warladies in Mexican Folklore

Grisel Gomez Cano - Social Science - 2010 - 275 pages
Folklore yields important information about society and culture, helping to propagate beliefs, morals, and values. The study of Mesoamerican folklore offers a unique ...
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The Imagination of Matter: Religion and Ecology in Mesoamerican Traditions

David Carrasco - Social Science - 1989 - 224 pages
Eleven papers on the formation and character of the Mesoamerican cosmovision exploring the interaction between religious imagination, the movements of stars, the contours of ...
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Handbook to Life in the Aztec World

Manuel Aguilar-Moreno - History - 2007 - 440 pages
Since its violent dissolution in 1521, the Aztec Empire of Mexico has continually intrigued us. Recent discoveries resulting from the excavation of the Templo Mayor in the ...
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Time and the Ancestors: Aztec and Mixtec Ritual Art

Maarten Jansen, Gabina Aurora Pérez Jiménez - History - 2017 - 648 pages
Time and the Ancestors: Aztec and Mixtec Ritual Art combines iconographical analysis with archaeological, historical and ethnographic studies and offers new interpretations of ...
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Social Memory in Ancient and Colonial Mesoamerica

Amos Megged - History - 2010 - 342 pages
Before the Spanish Conquest and well into the eighteenth century, Mesoamerican peoples believed that "time" and "space" were contained in earthly and heavenly receptacles that ...
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