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The invisible war : indigenous devotions, discipline, and dissent in colonial Mexico / David Tavárez

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Author:
Tavárez, David Eduardo  Search this
Subject:
Catholic Church History  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 384 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Date:
2011
C2011
Spanish colony, 1540-1810
Contents:
Rethinking indigenous devotions in central Mexico -- Before 1571 : disciplinary humanism and exemplary punishment -- Local cosmologies and secular extirpators in Nahua communities, 1571-1662 -- Secular and civil campaigns against native devotions in Oaxaca, 1571-1660 -- Literate idolatries : clandestine Nahua and Zapotec ritual texts in the seventeenth century -- After 1660 : punitive experiments against idolatry -- In the care of God the father : northern Zapotec ancestral observances, 1691-1706 -- From idolatry to maleficio : reform, factionalism, and institutional conflicts in the eighteenth century -- A colonial archipelago of faith
Topic:
Religion  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Idolatry--History  Search this
Inquisition  Search this
Christianity and other religions  Search this
Religious life and customs  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_970800