Libros de ARTE Y CULTURAS PRECOLOMBINAS

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ORNAMENTAL NATIONALISM "ARCHAEOLOGY AND ANTIQUITIES IN MEXICO, 1876-1911"

por VALIANT, SEONAID

2017 BRILL ACADEMIC PUBLISHERS

ORNAMENTAL NATIONALISM "ARCHAEOLOGY AND ANTIQUITIES IN MEXICO, 1876-1911"

In Ornamental Nationalism: Archaeology and Antiquities in Mexico, 1876-1911, Seonaid Valiant examines the Porfirian governments reworking of indigenous, particularly Aztec, images to create national symbols. She focuses in particular on ...

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF MURAL PAINTING AT PAÑAMARCA, PERU

por TREVER, LISA

2017 DUMBARTON OAKS PUB SERVICE

THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF MURAL PAINTING AT PAÑAMARCA, PERU

The archaeological site of Pañamarca was once a vibrant center of religious performance and artistic practice within the ancient Moche world. During the seventh and eighth centuries CE, architects and ...

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WAR OWL FALLING "INNOVATION, CREATIVITY, AND CULTURE CHANGE IN ANCIENT MAYA SOCIETY"

Drawing on archaeological findings from the Maya lowlands, War Owl Falling shows how innovation and creativity led to social change in ancient societies. Markus Eberl discusses the ways eighth-century Maya ...

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TEOTIHUACAN "CITY OF WATER, CITY OF FIRE"

por ROBB, MATTHEW

2017 UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS

TEOTIHUACAN "CITY OF WATER, CITY OF FIRE"

Founded in the first century BCE near a set of natural springs in an otherwise dry northeastern corner of the Valley of Mexico, the ancient metropolis of Teotihuacan was on ...

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GOLDEN KINGDOMS "LUXURY ARTS IN THE ANCIENT AMERICAS"

por PILLSBURY, J.

2017 J. PAUL GETTY MUSEUM

GOLDEN KINGDOMS "LUXURY ARTS IN THE ANCIENT AMERICAS"

This volume accompanies a major international loan exhibition featuring more than three hundred works of art, many rarely or never before seen in the United States. It traces the development ...

NOVEDAD!!

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THE EARLY OLMEC AND MESOAMERICA "THE MATERIAL RECORD"

por BLOMSTER, JEFFREY P.

2017 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

THE EARLY OLMEC AND MESOAMERICA "THE MATERIAL RECORD"

The Early Formative Olmec are central in a wide variety of debates regarding the development of Mesoamerican societies. A fundamental issue in Olmec archaeology is the nature of interregional interaction ...

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ARCHITECTURE AND THE ORIGINS OF PRECLASSIC MAYA POLITICS

por DOYLE, JAMES

2017 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

ARCHITECTURE AND THE ORIGINS OF PRECLASSIC MAYA POLITICS

Architecture and the Origins of Preclassic Maya Politics highlights the dramatic changes in the relationship of ancient Maya peoples to the landscape and to each other in the Preclassical period ...

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ART AND MYTH OF THE ANCIENT MAYA

por CHINCHILLA MAZARIEGOS, OSWALDO

2017 YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS

ART AND MYTH OF THE ANCIENT MAYA

This nuanced account explores Maya mythology through the lens of art, text, and culture. It offers an important reexamination of the mid-16th-century Popol Vuh, long considered an authoritative text, which ...

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SIGNIFICATION ET FONCTION DES JEUX DANS LE PÉROU PRÉHISPANIQUE ET COLONIAL

Ce livre, premier ouvrage entièrement consacré aux jeux andins, constitue un apport de grande valeur sur le Pérou préhispanique. Inventions sociales, les jeux y remplissaient un rôle déterminant dans le ...

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THE POTTERY FIGURINES OF PRE-COLUMBIAN PERU Vol.II "THE FIGURINES OF THE CENTRAL COAST"

por MORGAN, ALEXANDRA

2017 BRITISH ARCHAEOLOGICAL REPORTS

THE POTTERY FIGURINES OF PRE-COLUMBIAN PERU Vol.II "THE FIGURINES OF THE CENTRAL COAST"

This is the last volume of a comprehensive catalogue of Peruvian Pottery Figurines, from their first appearance around 3,500 BC to the Spanish Conquest in the 16th century. The figurines ...

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THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF THE AZTECS

por NICHOLS, DEBORAH L.

2017 OXFORD U. P.

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF THE AZTECS

The Oxford Handbook of the Aztecs, the first of its kind, provides a current overview of recent research on the Aztec empire, the best documented prehispanic society in the Americas. ...

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RECENT INVESTIGATIONS IN THE PUUC REGION OF YUCATÁN

por RUBENSTEIN, MEGHAN

2017 ARCHAEOPRESS

RECENT INVESTIGATIONS IN THE PUUC REGION OF YUCATÁN

The scholarship assembled in this volume was first presented at the 79th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology (SAA) in Austin, Texas, in April 2014. Some of the ...

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ROME AND THE CLASSIC MAYA "COMPARING THE SLOW COLLAPSE OF CIVILIZATIONS"

This volume compares two of the most famous cases of civilizational collapse, that of the Roman Empire and the Classic Maya world. First examining the concept of collapse, and how ...

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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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PLUMES "VISIONS DE L'AMÉRIQUE PRÉCOLOMBIENNE"

Lart de la plumasserie joua un rôle majeur dans les sociétés des Andes et de Méso-Amérique. Avant la conquête hispanique, le commerce, lemploi et lusage des plumes étaient très codifiés. ...

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MAKING VALUE, MAKING MEANING "TECHNÉ IN THE PRE-COLUMBIAN WORLD"

por COSTIN, CATHY LYNNE

2016 DUMBARTON OAKS PUB SERVICE

MAKING VALUE, MAKING MEANING "TECHNÉ IN THE PRE-COLUMBIAN WORLD"

Making Value, Making Meaning: Techné in the Pre-Columbian World adopts the concept of techné as an analytic tool useful for understanding how the production process created value and meaning for ...

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SETTLEMENT ECOLOGY OF THE ANCIENT AMERICAS

por KELLETT, LUCAS C.

2016 ROUTLEDGE

SETTLEMENT ECOLOGY OF THE ANCIENT AMERICAS

How did ancient societies of the Americas decide where to settle on the landscape? What were the specific social, cultural and environmental factors which mediated the placement and arrangement of ...

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VERNACULAR ARCHITECTURE IN THE PRE-COLUMBIAN AMERICAS

por HALPERIN, CRISTINA D.

2016 ROUTLEDGE

VERNACULAR ARCHITECTURE IN THE PRE-COLUMBIAN AMERICAS

Vernacular Architecture in the Pre-Columbian Americas reveals the dynamism of the ancient past, where social relations and long-term history were created post hole by post hole, brick by brick. This ...

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LE MEXIQUE : VOYAGE AU COEUR DES VESTIGES PREHISPANIQUES

Le patrimoine archéologique du Mexique ne cesse de senrichir au fil des années et au gré des découvertes. À travers létude de plus dune dizaine de sites préhispaniques, parmi les ...

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THE PROTOHISTORIC PUEBLO WORLD, A.D. 1275-1600

por ADAMS, E. CHARLES; MALPASS, MICHAEL A.

2016 THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA PRESS

THE PROTOHISTORIC PUEBLO WORLD, A.D. 1275-1600

In the centuries before the arrival of Europeans, the Pueblo world underwent nearly continuous reorganization. Populations moved from Chaco Canyon and the great centers of the Mesa Verde region to ...

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

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BEYOND EL DORADO "POWER AND GOLD IN ANCIENT COLOMBIA"

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THE SPECTACLE OF THE LATE MAYA COURT "REFLECTIONS ON THE MURALS OF BONAMPAK"

Located within the deep tropical rainforest of Chiapas, Mexico, the Maya site of Bonampak is home to the most complete and magnificent mural program of the ancient Americas. In three rooms, a pageant of rulership ...

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INSIGNIA OF RANK IN THE NAHUA WORLD "FROM THE FIFTEENTH TO THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY"

This significant work reconstructs the repertory of insignia of rank and the contexts and symbolic meanings of their use, along with their original terminology, among the Nahuatl-speaking communities of Mesoamerica from the fifteenth through the ...

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MAYA IDEOLOGIES OF THE SACRED "THE TRANSFIGURATION OF SPACE IN COLONIAL YUCATAN"

As Spaniards built colonies in the New World, men of the cloth saw within ancient ruins and inhabited native towns great potential for easing the colonization effort. In the Yucatan, which is the locus of ...

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TRADICIONES CERÁMICAS DEL EPICLÁSICO EN EL BAJÍO Y REGIONES ALEDAÑAS "CRONOLOGÍA E INTERACCIÓN"

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CHAVIN "PERU'S ENIGMATIC TEMPLE IN THE ANDES"

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HEAVEN AND EARTH IN ANCIENT MEXICO "ASTRONOMY AND SEASONAL CYCLES IN THE CODEX BORGIA"

The Codex Borgia, a masterpiece that predates the Spanish conquest of central Mexico, records almanacs used in divination and astronomy. Within its beautifully painted screenfold pages is a section (pages 29-46) that shows a sequence ...

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MERCHANTS, MARKETS, AND EXCHANGE IN THE PRE-COLUMBIAN WORLD

Merchants, Markets, and Exchange in the Pre-Columbian World examines the structure, scale, and complexity of economic systems in the pre-Hispanic Americas, with a focus on the central highlands of Mexico, the Maya Lowlands, and the ...

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EL MUNDO EN MOVIMIENTO "CIRCULACIÓN DE BIENES, RECURSOS E IDEAS EN EL VALLE CALCHAQUÍ, S"

This book presents research results on the interaction processes between societies that inhabited in the Calchaquí Valley (Province of Salta, northwestern Argentina) and those from surrounding regions between the 9th and 16th centuries. Such study ...

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POLITY & ECOLOGY IN FORMATIVE PERIOD COASTAL OAXACA

Encapsulating two decades of research, Polity and Ecology in Formative Period Coastal Oaxaca is the first major treatment of the lower Río Verde region of Oaxaca, investigating its social, political, and ecological history. Tracing Formative ...

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PINACOTECA AMBROSIANA Vol.VI "ARTI APPLICATE DONAZIONI DIVERSE.NUMISMATICA. ARTE PRECOLOMBINA"

Continua con questo sesto volume la catalogazione completa della Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, una delle gallerie più visitate in Milano. La Pinacoteca costituisce infatti una delle più originali e sistematiche collezioni artistiche milanesi: per la prima volta ...

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