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The Resource The Mixtec pictorial manuscripts : time, agency, and memory in ancient Mexico, by Maarten E.R.G.N. Jansen, Gabina Aurora Perez Jimenez

The Mixtec pictorial manuscripts : time, agency, and memory in ancient Mexico, by Maarten E.R.G.N. Jansen, Gabina Aurora Perez Jimenez

Label
The Mixtec pictorial manuscripts : time, agency, and memory in ancient Mexico
Title
The Mixtec pictorial manuscripts
Title remainder
time, agency, and memory in ancient Mexico
Statement of responsibility
by Maarten E.R.G.N. Jansen, Gabina Aurora Perez Jimenez
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Mixtec civilization (of Oaxaca, Mexico) is one of the most interesting to survive from pre-colonial Mesoamerica. Among its characteristic products were highly artistic pictographic codices depicting the history and dynasties of its city-states. This handbook surveys and describes the illustrated Mixtec manuscripts that survive in Europe, the United States and Mexico, outlines the history of their decipherment, current questions, discussions and methodologies relating to readings, social organisation, religion and historical drama, and surveys the six centuries of Mixtec history covered in
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N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jansen, Maarten E. R. G. N.
Dewey number
972/.7401
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1219.54.M59
LC item number
J37 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pérez Jiménez, Gabina Aurora
Series statement
The early Americas : history and culture,
Series volume
v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manuscripts, Mixtec
  • Picture-writing
  • Mixtec language
  • Mixtec Indians
  • Mexico
  • HISTORY
  • Manuscripts, Mixtec
  • Mixtec Indians
  • Mixtec language
  • Picture-writing
  • Mexico
Label
The Mixtec pictorial manuscripts : time, agency, and memory in ancient Mexico, by Maarten E.R.G.N. Jansen, Gabina Aurora Perez Jimenez
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- List of Illustrations -- Preface -- Part One 209;ee 209;uhu Sanaha: The Ancient Books -- I. Introduction to Mixtec Pictography -- II. Treasures From Ancient Libraries -- III. Rediscovery and Decipherment -- IV. Contemporary Studies and Discussions -- Part Two Tnuni Tani209;o: Signs And Symbols -- V. Post Colonial Hermeneutics -- VI. Acts and Visions -- VII. Memory Landscape -- Part Three Yaa Tnuhu: Dynastic History -- VIII. Foundation Narratives -- IX. The Noble Houses -- X. ColonialTransformation -- Conclusion 209;uu Tayu: The Sovereign Community -- Xi. Political and Ideological Dynamics -- References -- Index
Control code
711004475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 572 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004193581
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
3404951
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711004475
Label
The Mixtec pictorial manuscripts : time, agency, and memory in ancient Mexico, by Maarten E.R.G.N. Jansen, Gabina Aurora Perez Jimenez
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- List of Illustrations -- Preface -- Part One 209;ee 209;uhu Sanaha: The Ancient Books -- I. Introduction to Mixtec Pictography -- II. Treasures From Ancient Libraries -- III. Rediscovery and Decipherment -- IV. Contemporary Studies and Discussions -- Part Two Tnuni Tani209;o: Signs And Symbols -- V. Post Colonial Hermeneutics -- VI. Acts and Visions -- VII. Memory Landscape -- Part Three Yaa Tnuhu: Dynastic History -- VIII. Foundation Narratives -- IX. The Noble Houses -- X. ColonialTransformation -- Conclusion 209;uu Tayu: The Sovereign Community -- Xi. Political and Ideological Dynamics -- References -- Index
Control code
711004475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 572 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004193581
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
3404951
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711004475

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