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The Resource The Nahuas, after the conquest : a social and cultural history of the Indians of central Mexico, sixteenth through eighteenth centuries, James Lockhart

The Nahuas, after the conquest : a social and cultural history of the Indians of central Mexico, sixteenth through eighteenth centuries, James Lockhart

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The Nahuas, after the conquest : a social and cultural history of the Indians of central Mexico, sixteenth through eighteenth centuries
Title
The Nahuas, after the conquest
Title remainder
a social and cultural history of the Indians of central Mexico, sixteenth through eighteenth centuries
Statement of responsibility
James Lockhart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lockhart, James
Dewey number
972/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
F1221.N3
LC item number
L63 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Nahuas
  • Nahuas
  • Mexico
  • Nahuas (Indios)
  • Historia da america - cultura
  • Antropologia cult social
  • Indios
  • Linguas indigenas (america central)
  • Nahua (volk)
  • Nahua (Indiens)
  • Nahua (Indiens)
  • Geschichte (1519-1770)
  • Indiens
  • Indiens
  • Indiens
  • Nahua (Indiens)
  • Nahua (Indiens)
Label
The Nahuas, after the conquest : a social and cultural history of the Indians of central Mexico, sixteenth through eighteenth centuries, James Lockhart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [613]-630) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction. Views of Postconquest Nahua History. Uses of Language. Some Dimensions and Attributes of the Book. Debts and Affinities -- 2. Altepetl. Basic Principles of Altepetl Organization. Complex Altepetl. The Sixteenth-Century Reorganization. Town Government and Structure in the Later Colonial Period -- 3. Household. Terminology and Constitution of the Household Complex. The Vocabulary of Kinship. Hints of Household Interaction -- 4. Social Differentiation. Commoners. Nobles, Lords, and Rulers. General Changes in the Postconquest Era. The Evolution of Naming Patterns. The Persistence of an Upper Group -- 5. Land and Living. Land Tenure at Contact. Land in Postconquest Times. Economic Life and Material Culture -- 6. Religious Life. Religion and the Politics of the Altepetl. The Church People. Cofradias. The Church as Personal Property. Saints. The Question of Beliefs -- 7. Language. Stage 1. Stage 2. Stage 3. "Stage 4" -- 8. Ways of Writing. Preconquest Writing. The Introduction of Spanish-Style Writing. Postconquest Pictographic Writing. Alphabetic Writing. From Pictographic to Alphabetic. Preconquest Modes in Alphabetic Texts. The Evolution of the Spanish Documentary Genres in Nahuatl -- 9. Forms of Expression. Annals. Songs. Theater. Titles. A Glimpse at Art and Architecture -- 10. Conclusion. The Stages. Some Aspects of Organization in Nahua Culture. The Nature of Cultural Interaction. Perspectives -- Appendix A. Four Nahuatl Documents -- Appendix B. Molina's Model Testament
Control code
24283718
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 650 pages
Isbn
9780804719278
Lccn
91029972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1464296
Label
The Nahuas, after the conquest : a social and cultural history of the Indians of central Mexico, sixteenth through eighteenth centuries, James Lockhart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [613]-630) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction. Views of Postconquest Nahua History. Uses of Language. Some Dimensions and Attributes of the Book. Debts and Affinities -- 2. Altepetl. Basic Principles of Altepetl Organization. Complex Altepetl. The Sixteenth-Century Reorganization. Town Government and Structure in the Later Colonial Period -- 3. Household. Terminology and Constitution of the Household Complex. The Vocabulary of Kinship. Hints of Household Interaction -- 4. Social Differentiation. Commoners. Nobles, Lords, and Rulers. General Changes in the Postconquest Era. The Evolution of Naming Patterns. The Persistence of an Upper Group -- 5. Land and Living. Land Tenure at Contact. Land in Postconquest Times. Economic Life and Material Culture -- 6. Religious Life. Religion and the Politics of the Altepetl. The Church People. Cofradias. The Church as Personal Property. Saints. The Question of Beliefs -- 7. Language. Stage 1. Stage 2. Stage 3. "Stage 4" -- 8. Ways of Writing. Preconquest Writing. The Introduction of Spanish-Style Writing. Postconquest Pictographic Writing. Alphabetic Writing. From Pictographic to Alphabetic. Preconquest Modes in Alphabetic Texts. The Evolution of the Spanish Documentary Genres in Nahuatl -- 9. Forms of Expression. Annals. Songs. Theater. Titles. A Glimpse at Art and Architecture -- 10. Conclusion. The Stages. Some Aspects of Organization in Nahua Culture. The Nature of Cultural Interaction. Perspectives -- Appendix A. Four Nahuatl Documents -- Appendix B. Molina's Model Testament
Control code
24283718
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 650 pages
Isbn
9780804719278
Lccn
91029972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1464296

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