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The Resource Words & worlds turned around : indigenous Christianities in colonial Latin America, edited by David Tavárez ; with a foreword by William B. Taylor

Words & worlds turned around : indigenous Christianities in colonial Latin America, edited by David Tavárez ; with a foreword by William B. Taylor

Label
Words & worlds turned around : indigenous Christianities in colonial Latin America
Title
Words & worlds turned around
Title remainder
indigenous Christianities in colonial Latin America
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Tavárez ; with a foreword by William B. Taylor
Title variation
Words and worlds turned around
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A sophisticated, state-of-the-art approach to the embrace of Christianity by indigenous societies, that reveals the manifold transformations of Christian discourses in the colonial Americas. Surveying how Christian messages were rendered in indigenous languages, the book explores what was gained, transformed, or left behind in these translations"--Provided by publisher
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Tavárez, David Eduardo
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  • Catholic Church
  • Christianity and other religions
  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Spanish language
  • Latin America
Label
Words & worlds turned around : indigenous Christianities in colonial Latin America, edited by David Tavárez ; with a foreword by William B. Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Precontact indigenous concepts in Christian translations : the terminology of sin and confession in early colonial Quechua texts
  • Gregory Haimovich
  • 4.
  • A sixteenth-century priest's field notes among the highland Maya : Proto-theologia as vade mecum
  • Garry Sparks and Frauke Sachse
  • 5.
  • International collaborations in translation : the European promise of militant Christianity for the Tupinambá of Portuguese America, 1550s-1613
  • M. Kittiya Lee
  • 6.
  • Introduction
  • The Nahua story of Judas : indigenous agency and loci of meaning
  • Justyna Olko
  • 7.
  • A Nahua Christian talks back : Fabián de Aquino's antichrist dramas as autoethnography
  • Ben Leeming
  • 8.
  • Sin, shame, and sexuality : Franciscan obsessions and Maya humor in the Calepino de Motul Dictionary, 1573-1588
  • John F. Chuchiak, IV
  • 9.
  • To make Christianity fit : the process of Christianization from an Andean perspective
  • Louise M. Burkhart
  • Claudia Brosseder
  • 10.
  • Predictions and portents of doomsday in European, Nahuatl, and Maya texts
  • Mark Z. Christensen
  • 11.
  • The value of El Costumbre and Christianity in the discourse of Nahua : catechists from the Huasteca region in Veracruz, Mexico
  • Abelardo de la Cruz
  • Conclusions
  • David Tavárez
  • 1.
  • Performing the Zaachila word : the Dominican invention of Zapotec Christianity
  • David Tavárez
  • 2.
  • Toward a deconstruction of the notion of Nahua "confession"
  • Julia Madajczak
Control code
ocn984743107
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 329 pages
Isbn
9781607326830
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)984743107
Label
Words & worlds turned around : indigenous Christianities in colonial Latin America, edited by David Tavárez ; with a foreword by William B. Taylor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Precontact indigenous concepts in Christian translations : the terminology of sin and confession in early colonial Quechua texts
  • Gregory Haimovich
  • 4.
  • A sixteenth-century priest's field notes among the highland Maya : Proto-theologia as vade mecum
  • Garry Sparks and Frauke Sachse
  • 5.
  • International collaborations in translation : the European promise of militant Christianity for the Tupinambá of Portuguese America, 1550s-1613
  • M. Kittiya Lee
  • 6.
  • Introduction
  • The Nahua story of Judas : indigenous agency and loci of meaning
  • Justyna Olko
  • 7.
  • A Nahua Christian talks back : Fabián de Aquino's antichrist dramas as autoethnography
  • Ben Leeming
  • 8.
  • Sin, shame, and sexuality : Franciscan obsessions and Maya humor in the Calepino de Motul Dictionary, 1573-1588
  • John F. Chuchiak, IV
  • 9.
  • To make Christianity fit : the process of Christianization from an Andean perspective
  • Louise M. Burkhart
  • Claudia Brosseder
  • 10.
  • Predictions and portents of doomsday in European, Nahuatl, and Maya texts
  • Mark Z. Christensen
  • 11.
  • The value of El Costumbre and Christianity in the discourse of Nahua : catechists from the Huasteca region in Veracruz, Mexico
  • Abelardo de la Cruz
  • Conclusions
  • David Tavárez
  • 1.
  • Performing the Zaachila word : the Dominican invention of Zapotec Christianity
  • David Tavárez
  • 2.
  • Toward a deconstruction of the notion of Nahua "confession"
  • Julia Madajczak
Control code
ocn984743107
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 329 pages
Isbn
9781607326830
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)984743107

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