Tecpan Guatemala : a modern Maya town in global and local context / Edward F. Fischer and Carol Hendrickson.

By: Fischer, Edward F, 1966-Contributor(s): Hendrickson, Carol Elaine, 1949-Material type: TextTextSeries: Westview case studies in anthropologyPublication details: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, c2003 (2002 printing)Description: xiv, 164 p. : ill., map ; 23 cmISBN: 0813337224 (pbk.); 0813340349 (hard cover)Subject(s): Cakchikel Indians -- Guatemala -- Tecpán Guatemala -- Social life and customs | Cakchikel philosophy -- Guatemala -- Tecpán Guatemala | Earthquakes -- Guatemala -- Tecpán Guatemala | Political violence -- Guatemala -- Tecpán Guatemala | Tecpán Guatemala (Guatemala) -- Social conditions | Tecpán Guatemala (Guatemala) -- Economic conditions | Tecpán Guatemala (Guatemala) -- Politics and governmentDDC classification: 972.8161
Contents:
Tecpán -- The Guatemalan context -- Maya histories -- Natural disaster, political violence, and cultural resurgence -- Kaqchikel hearts, souls, and selves : competing religions and worldviews -- Language, dress, and identity -- The land and its fruits: cultural associations in changing economic times.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-158) and index.

Tecpán -- The Guatemalan context -- Maya histories -- Natural disaster, political violence, and cultural resurgence -- Kaqchikel hearts, souls, and selves : competing religions and worldviews -- Language, dress, and identity -- The land and its fruits: cultural associations in changing economic times.

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