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DESCENDANTS OF AZTEC PICTOGRAPHY : THE CULTURAL ENCYCLOPEDIAS OF SIXTEENTH-CENTURY MEXICO

por BOONE, ELLIZABETH HILL

2021 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

DESCENDANTS OF AZTEC PICTOGRAPHY : THE CULTURAL ENCYCLOPEDIAS OF SIXTEENTH-CENTURY MEXICO

In the aftermath of the sixteenth-century Spanish conquest of Mexico, Spanish friars and authorities partnered with indigenous rulers and savants to gather detailed information on Aztec history, religious beliefs, and ...

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THE CODEX MEXICANUS : A GUIDE TO LIFE IN LATE SIXTEENTH-CENTURY NEW SPAIN

por BOORNAZIAN DIEL, LORI

2019 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

THE CODEX MEXICANUS : A GUIDE TO LIFE IN LATE SIXTEENTH-CENTURY NEW SPAIN

Some sixty years after the Spanish conquest of Mexico, a group of Nahua intellectuals in Mexico City set about compiling an extensive book of miscellanea, which was recorded in pictorial ...

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MUSIC, SOUND, AND ARCHITECTURE IN ISLAM

por FRISHKOPF, MICHAEL

2018 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

MUSIC, SOUND, AND ARCHITECTURE IN ISLAM

Tracing the connections between music making and built space in both historical and contemporary times, Music, Sound, and Architecture in Islam brings together domains of intellectual reflection that have rarely ...

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ANDEAN COSMOPOLITANS: SEEKING JUSTICE AND REWARD AT THE SPANISH ROYAL COURT

por DE LA PUENTE LUNA, JOSE CARLOS

2018 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

ANDEAN COSMOPOLITANS: SEEKING JUSTICE AND REWARD AT THE SPANISH ROYAL COURT

After the Spanish victories over the Inca claimed Tawantinsuyu for Charles V in the 1530s, native Andeans undertook a series of perilous trips from Peru to the royal court in ...

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LETTERED ARTISTS AND THE LANGUAGES OF EMPIRE "PAINTERS AND THE PROFESSION IN EARLY COLONIAL QUITO"

Quito, Ecuador, was one of colonial South America's most important artistic centers. Yet the literature on painting in colonial Quito largely ignores the first century of activity, reducing it to ...

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THE MOBILITY OF MODERNISM "ART AND CRITICISM IN 1920S LATIN AMERICA"

por MONTGOMERY, HARPER

2017 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

THE MOBILITY OF MODERNISM "ART AND CRITICISM IN 1920S LATIN AMERICA"

Many Latin American artists and critics in the 1920s drew on the values of modernism to question the cultural authority of Europe. Modernism gave them a tool for coping with ...

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THE WHITE SHAMAN MURAL

por BOYD, CAROLYN E.

2016 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

THE WHITE SHAMAN MURAL

The prehistoric hunter-gatherers of the Lower Pecos Canyonlands of Texas and Coahuila, Mexico, created some of the most spectacularly complex, colorful, extensive, and enduring rock art of the ancient world. ...

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RITUAL VIOLENCE IN THE ANCIENT ANDES "RECONSTRUCTING SACRIFICE ON THE NORTH COAST OF PERU"

Traditions of sacrifice exist in almost every human culture and often embody a societys most meaningful religious and symbolic acts. Ritual violence was particularly varied and enduring in the prehistoric ...

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SACRIFICE, VIOLENCE, AND IDEOLOGY AMONG THE MOCHE "THE RISE OF SOCIAL COMPLEXITY IN ANCIENT PERU"

In a special precinct dedicated to ritual sacrifice at Huaca de la Luna on the north coast of Peru, about seventy-five men were killed and dismembered, their remains and body ...

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ART SYSTEMS "BRAZIL AND THE 1970S"

por SHTROMBERG, ELENA

2016 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

ART SYSTEMS "BRAZIL AND THE 1970S"

From currency and maps to heavily censored newspapers and television programming, Art Systems explores visual forms of critique and subversion during the height of Brazilian dictatorship, drawing sometimes surprising connections ...

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MORTUARY LANDSCAPES OF THE CLASSIC MAYA "RITUALS OF BODY AND SOUL"

por SCHERER, ANDREW K.

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

MORTUARY LANDSCAPES OF THE CLASSIC MAYA "RITUALS OF BODY AND SOUL"

From the tombs of the elite to the graves of commoners, mortuary remains offer rich insights into Classic Maya society. In Mortuary Landscapes of the Classic Maya: Rituals of Body ...

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TWENTIETH-CENTURY ART OF LATIN AMERICA "REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION"

por BARNITZ , JACQUELINE

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

TWENTIETH-CENTURY ART OF LATIN AMERICA "REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION"

The product of Jacqueline Barnitz's more than forty years of studying and teaching,Twentieth-Century Art of Latin America surveys the major currents in and artists of Mexico, the Caribbean, and South ...

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RODRIGO MOYA "PHOTOGRAPHY AND CONSCIENCE/FOTOGRAFÍA Y CONSCIENCIA"

por MOYA, RODRIGO

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

RODRIGO MOYA "PHOTOGRAPHY AND CONSCIENCE/FOTOGRAFÍA Y CONSCIENCIA"

Rodrigo Moya is a prominent Mexican documentary photographer who began as a photojournalist in 1955. He covered the convulsive period that shook Latin America during the 1950s and 1960s, including ...

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SCIENCE AMONG THE OTTOMANS "THE CULTURAL CREATION AND EXCHANGE OF KNOWLEDGE"

por SHEFER-MOSSENSOHN, MIRI

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

SCIENCE AMONG THE OTTOMANS "THE CULTURAL CREATION AND EXCHANGE OF KNOWLEDGE"

Scholars have long thought that, following the Muslim Golden Age of the medieval era, the Ottoman Empire grew culturally and technologically isolated, losing interest in innovation and placing the empire ...

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THE CLASSICAL MEXICAN CINEMA "THE POETICS OF THE EXCEPTIONAL GOLDEN AGE FILMS"

por RAMÍREZ BERG, CHARLES

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

THE CLASSICAL MEXICAN CINEMA "THE POETICS OF THE EXCEPTIONAL GOLDEN AGE FILMS"

From the mid-1930s to the late 1950s, Mexican cinema became the most successful Latin American cinema and the leading Spanish-language film industry in the world. Many Cine de Oro (Golden ...

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MODERNIZING PATRIARCHY T "THE POLITICS OF WOMEN'S RIGHTS IN MOROCCO"

por ZVAN ELLIOTT, KATJA

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

MODERNIZING PATRIARCHY T "THE POLITICS OF WOMEN'S RIGHTS IN MOROCCO"

Morocco is hailed by academics, international NGO workers, and the media as a trailblazer in women's rights and legal reforms. The country is considered a model for other countries in ...

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CRESCENT OVER ANOTHER HORIZON "ISLAM IN LATIN AMERICA, THE CARIBBEAN, AND LATINO USA"

por LOGROÑO NARBONA, MARIA DEL MAR

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

CRESCENT OVER ANOTHER HORIZON "ISLAM IN LATIN AMERICA, THE CARIBBEAN, AND LATINO USA"

Muslims have been shaping the Americas for more than five hundred years, yet this interplay is frequently overlooked or misconstrued. Brimming with revelations that synthesize area and ethnic studies, Crescent ...

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QUEER BROWN VOICES "PERSONAL NARRATIVES OF LATINA/O LGBT ACTIVISM"

por QUESADA, URIEL

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

QUEER BROWN VOICES "PERSONAL NARRATIVES OF LATINA/O LGBT ACTIVISM"

n the last three decades of the twentieth century, LGBT Latinas/os faced several forms of discrimination. The greater Latino community did not often accept sexual minorities, and the mainstream LGBT ...

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THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF LEWIS OF LEWIS CARROLL "A CATALOGUE RAISONEÉ"

por WAKELING, EDWARD

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF LEWIS OF LEWIS CARROLL "A CATALOGUE RAISONEÉ"

Renowned for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) was also one of the most important amateur photographers of the Victorian era and the period's finest photographer of ...

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MARÍA IZQUIERDO AND FRIDA KAHLO "CHALLENGING VISIONS IN MODERN MEXICAN ART"

por DEFFEBACH, NABCY

2015 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS

MARÍA IZQUIERDO AND FRIDA KAHLO "CHALLENGING VISIONS IN MODERN MEXICAN ART"

María Izquierdo (1902-1955) and Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) were the first two Mexican women artists to achieve international recognition. During the height of the Mexican muralist movement, they established successful careers ...

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GREAT MAYA DROUGHTS IN CULTURAL CONTEXT "CASE STUDIES IN RESILIENCE & VULNERABILITY"

In this book Contributors reject the popularised link between societal collapse and drought in Maya civilisation, arguing that a series of periodic collapses, including the infamous Terminal Classic collapse (AD 750-1050), were not caused solely ...

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CASHMERE "A FRENCH PASSION"

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The delicate beauty of the cashmere shawl was first brought to Europe by the East India Companies and Napoleon's campaigns. Woven in Kashmir, its fabric was so light that, according to legend, a whole shawl ...

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