Thunder Doesn't Live Here Anymore: The Culture of Marginality Among the Teeneks of Tantoyuca

Author:   Anath Ariel de Vidas ,  Teresa Lavender Fagan
Publisher:   University Press of Colorado
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9780870817700


Pages:   456
Publication Date:   01 October 2004
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Author:   Anath Ariel de Vidas ,  Teresa Lavender Fagan
Publisher:   University Press of Colorado
Imprint:   University Press of Colorado
Dimensions:   Width: 15.20cm , Height: 2.40cm , Length: 22.60cm
Weight:   0.610kg
ISBN:  

9780870817700


ISBN 10:   0870817701
Pages:   456
Publication Date:   01 October 2004
Audience:   General/trade ,  General
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
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The ethnographic corpus in this study is very rich and diverse consisting of origin myths, tales ( relatos ), dances, healing practices, beliefs about sorcery, toponyms and sacred geography, and the practices and beliefs of local Teenek Catholicism. . . . [A] very rich and original ethnography of a culture of marginality. -- Journal of Latin American Studies, 38, 2006


The ethnographic corpus in this study is very rich and diverse consisting of origin myths, tales (relatos), dances, healing practices, beliefs about sorcery, toponyms and sacred geography, and the practices and beliefs of local Teenek Catholicism. . . . [A] very rich and original ethnography of a culture of marginality. --Journal of Latin American Studies, 38, 2006 In this text, the reader will find a brilliant approach to key issues in the study of indigenous regions of contemporary Mexico - i.e. ethnic identity, cultural intermixing and acculturation in a context of marginality. --Bulletin of Latin American Research, 24:3. 2005 Without exaggeration, one of the masterworks of current anthropology on Amerindian societies. --Alain Breton, Universit de Paris


A novel contribution to the field of ethnographic studies dedicated to Mexico.


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Anath Ariel de Vidas is a lecturer for the Sociology and Anthropology Department at the University of Haifa in Israel. Teresa Lavender Fagan is a freelance translator and has published more than a dozen book-length translations, including Jean Bottero's The Oldest Cuisine in the World: Cooking in Mesopotamia.

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