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- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 7.99
This book presents a very short introduction to the Aztecs using interpretive tools from religious studies and anthropology to uncover the paradox of Aztec life; on the one hand a people highly skilled in sculpture, astronomy, city planning, poetry and philosophic rhetoric while on the other hand a people profoundly committed to cosmic regeneration... more...
- University Press of Colorado 2001; US$ 24.95
"Like J. Eric Thompson, Carrasco has applied an informed imagination to identify some of the ways that ideas could lie behind material form." - American Anthropologist "A must for both professional and serious non-professional students in Mesoamerica. Those who are interested in complex society and urbanism in general, as well as students of comparative... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 55.00
Utilizing insights from the discipline known as the history of religions, as well as new discoveries in archaeology, pictorial manuscripts, and ritual practices, Daily Life of the Aztecs, Second Edition weaves together a narrative describing life from the bottom of the Aztec social pyramid to its top. This new and surprising interpretation of the... more...
- University Press of Colorado 1999; US$ 24.95
A result of four years of cooperative research between the University of Colorado and the Templo Mayor Project of Mexico?s National Institute of Anthropology and History, Aztec Ceremonial Landscapes (formerly available as To Change Place ) offers new interpretive models from the fields of archaeoastronomy, history of religion, anthropology, art... more...
- University of New Mexico Press 2008; US$ 39.95
Reid offers a look at the religious background of Louis Riel who was hung for his role in fomenting revolutions in the Canadian North-West Territory but has now become a national hero. more...
- University of New Mexico Press 2011; US$ 50.00
Consisting of three rare documents about miracles from this period, each accompanied by an introductory essay, this study serves as a source book and complement to the author's Shrines and Miraculous Images: Religious Life in Mexico Before the Reforma more...
- University of New Mexico Press 2008; US$ 45.00
Dodson examines the history of traditional religious practices in the Oriente region of contemporary Cuba. more...
- University of New Mexico Press 2011; US$ 75.00
Stewart studies the writings of three American authors who all helped define civil religion through their expressions of the tradition of the jeremiad, or prophetic judgment of a people for backsliding from their destiny. more...
- University of New Mexico Press 2012; US$ 60.00
Alongside the story of Nana Oseijeman Adefunmi's development as an artist, religious leader, and founder of several African-influenced religio-cultural projects, Hucks weaves historical and sociological analyses of the relationship between black cultu more...