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Mesoamerican ritual economy : archaeological and ethnological perspectives / edited by E. Christian Wells and Karla L. Davis-Salazar

Catalog Data

Author:
Wells, E. Christian  Search this
Davis-Salazar, Karla L  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 336 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
2007
C2007
Contents:
Mesoamerican ritual economy : materialization as ritual and economic process / E. Christian Wells and Karla L. Davis-Salazar -- Faenas, ferias, and fiestas : ritual finance in ancient and modern Honduras / E. Christian Wells -- Ritual, crafting, and agency at the classic Maya kingdom of Cancuen / Brigitte Kovacevich -- Addicted to rituals of contested meanings in colonial Mexico / Enrique Rodríguez-Alegría -- Ritual pilgrimage and material transfers in prehispanic northwest Mexico / E. Christian Wells and Ben A. Nelson -- Ritual, politics, and pottery economies in the classic Maya southern lowlands / Antonia E. Foias -- Ritual consumption and the origins of social inequality in early formative Copán, Honduras / Karla L. Davis-Salazar -- Polity produced and community consumed : negotiating political centralization through ritual in the lower Río Verde Valley, Oaxaca / Sarah B. Barber and Arthur A. Joyce -- Material dimensions of Aztec religion and ritual / Frances F. Berdan -- The roles of the ballgames in Mesoamerican ritual economy / Barbara W. Fash and William L. Fash -- Ritual and political economies / Katherine A. Spielmann -- Ritual economy and the negotiation of autarky and interdependence in a ritual mode of production / John M. Watanabe
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religion  Search this
Wars  Search this
Human sacrifice  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_823394