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Materializing ritual practices




Johnson, Lisa M., editor
Joyce, Rosemary A., editor
University Press of Colorado, publisher

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Ritual action produces sequences of creation, destruction, and transformation, which involve a variety of materials that are active and agential. Explores the deep history of ritual practice in Mexico and Central America and the ways interdisciplinary research can be coordinated to illuminate how rituals create, destroy, and transform social relations.--Provided by publisher.


Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Access is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.


Ritual -- Mexico -- Case studies
Ritual -- Central America -- Case studies
Indians of Mexico -- Rites and ceremonies -- Case studies
Indians of Central America -- Rites and ceremonies -- Case studies
Interdisciplinary research -- Case studies
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities
Indians of Central America -- Antiquities


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