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Death and the idea of Mexico

by Claudio Lomnitz-Adler

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Published by Zone Books, Distributed by MIT Press in Brooklyn, N.Y, Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico,
  • Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Death -- Social aspects -- Mexico,
    • Death in popular culture -- Mexico,
    • Death in art,
    • Death in literature,
    • Mexico -- History,
    • Mexico -- Politics and government,
    • Mexico -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Claudio Lomnitz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT3214 .L65 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3312026M
      ISBN 101890951536
      LC Control Number2004065413

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      Through an examination of Aztec death iconography in pre- and post-Conquest codices of the central valley of Mexico (Borgia, Mendoza, Florentine, and Telleriano-Remensis), this paper will explore. The idea of death in the prehispanic civilizations of Mexico and in the contemporary folk culture cannot be fully comprehended without some mention of the peculiarities that time-notions have in specific contexts.


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