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The Resource The Power of symbols : masks and masquerade in the Americas, edited by N. Ross Crumrine & Marjorie Halpin

The Power of symbols : masks and masquerade in the Americas, edited by N. Ross Crumrine & Marjorie Halpin

Label
The Power of symbols : masks and masquerade in the Americas
Title
The Power of symbols
Title remainder
masks and masquerade in the Americas
Statement of responsibility
edited by N. Ross Crumrine & Marjorie Halpin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crumrine, N. Ross
  • Halpin, Marjorie M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian masks
  • Indians
  • Masks
  • Masks
Label
The Power of symbols : masks and masquerade in the Americas, edited by N. Ross Crumrine & Marjorie Halpin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This vol. represents the rewritten and amplified contributions of the participants in this symposium, "Masks and Masquerade in the Americas."--Intro
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Naskapi trance : counterbalance to the mask
  • Lucy W. Turner
  • Seneca masks
  • William C. Sturtevant
  • Cherokee Booger mask tradition
  • Raymond D. Fogelson and Amelia R. Bell
  • Analogic causality and the power of masks
  • Stanley Walens
  • Part II : Middle America
  • The mask and magic of the Yaqui paskola clowns
  • Introduction
  • Steven V. Lutes
  • Mask use and meaning in Easter ceremonialism : the Mayo Parisero
  • N. Ross Crumrine
  • Symbolic representation in Mexican combat plays
  • Frances Gillmor
  • The meaning of masking in San Pedro Chenalho
  • Victoria R. Bricker
  • Tarascan masks of women as agents of social control
  • Janet Brody Esser
  • Part III : South America
  • Masks, participants, and audience
  • The devil mask : a contemporary variant of Andean iconography in Oruro
  • Guillermo Delgado-P.
  • Masks in the Incaic solstice and equinoctial rituals
  • R.T. Zuidema
  • Being an essence : totemic representation among the eastern Bororo
  • J. Christopher Crocker
  • Masks and masquerades in Venezuela
  • Angelina Pollak-Eltz
  • Part IV : Conclusion and synthesis
  • The mask and the violation of taboo
  • N. Ross Crumrine
  • Laura Makarius
  • Masks : a re-examination, or "Masks? You mean they affect the brain?"
  • Mark Webber, Christopher Stephens, and Charles Laughlin, Jr.
  • The mask of tradition
  • Marjorie Halpin
  • The many faces of masks and masking : discussion
  • Elisabeth Tooker
  • Part I : North America
  • Labrador Nalujuk : the transformation of an Aboriginal Inuit ritual complex in a post-contact setting
  • Barnett Richling
Control code
10079612
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
244 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780774801669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(WaOLN)691265
Label
The Power of symbols : masks and masquerade in the Americas, edited by N. Ross Crumrine & Marjorie Halpin
Publication
Note
"This vol. represents the rewritten and amplified contributions of the participants in this symposium, "Masks and Masquerade in the Americas."--Intro
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Naskapi trance : counterbalance to the mask
  • Lucy W. Turner
  • Seneca masks
  • William C. Sturtevant
  • Cherokee Booger mask tradition
  • Raymond D. Fogelson and Amelia R. Bell
  • Analogic causality and the power of masks
  • Stanley Walens
  • Part II : Middle America
  • The mask and magic of the Yaqui paskola clowns
  • Introduction
  • Steven V. Lutes
  • Mask use and meaning in Easter ceremonialism : the Mayo Parisero
  • N. Ross Crumrine
  • Symbolic representation in Mexican combat plays
  • Frances Gillmor
  • The meaning of masking in San Pedro Chenalho
  • Victoria R. Bricker
  • Tarascan masks of women as agents of social control
  • Janet Brody Esser
  • Part III : South America
  • Masks, participants, and audience
  • The devil mask : a contemporary variant of Andean iconography in Oruro
  • Guillermo Delgado-P.
  • Masks in the Incaic solstice and equinoctial rituals
  • R.T. Zuidema
  • Being an essence : totemic representation among the eastern Bororo
  • J. Christopher Crocker
  • Masks and masquerades in Venezuela
  • Angelina Pollak-Eltz
  • Part IV : Conclusion and synthesis
  • The mask and the violation of taboo
  • N. Ross Crumrine
  • Laura Makarius
  • Masks : a re-examination, or "Masks? You mean they affect the brain?"
  • Mark Webber, Christopher Stephens, and Charles Laughlin, Jr.
  • The mask of tradition
  • Marjorie Halpin
  • The many faces of masks and masking : discussion
  • Elisabeth Tooker
  • Part I : North America
  • Labrador Nalujuk : the transformation of an Aboriginal Inuit ritual complex in a post-contact setting
  • Barnett Richling
Control code
10079612
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
244 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780774801669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(WaOLN)691265

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