1-20 of 248 Search Results for

Postclassic

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 220–222.
Published: 01 January 2009
...-053 Twin Tollans: Chichén Itzá, Tula, and the Epiclassic to Early Postclassic Mesoamerican World. Edited by Jeff Karl Kowalski and Cynthia Kristan- Graham. (Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Col- lection, 2007. 625 pp., bibliography, $65.00 cloth.) The Postclassic...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Thomas H. Guderjan Identity, Migration, and Geopolitics of the Kowoj in Late Postclassic Petén, Guatemala . Edited by Rice Prudence M. and Rice Don S. . ( Boulder : University Press of Colorado , 2009 . 458 pp., preface, references, index . $22.95 paper.) Copyright 2011...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 April 2002
...- nificant contribution to gender studies of prehispanic Mesoamerican soci- eties, especially the complex cultural configurations that arose and flour- ished during the Classic and Postclassic periods. She concentrates...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 793–804.
Published: 01 October 2014
... Society , 2012 . ix + 124 pp., bibliography, index . $35 softcover.) Copyright 2014 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2014 Review Essay From the Classic Royal Court to Postclassic Migrations and Celestial Narratives: Archaeological, Ethnohistoric, and Epigraphic Perspectives...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 445–468.
Published: 01 July 2015
... by the time they first came into contact with Europeans. Copyright 2015 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2015 scribe Postclassic Maya codex Venus References Aveni Anthony F. Saturno William Stuart David 2013 Astronomical Implications of Maya Hieroglyphic Notations...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 July 2001
... pp., introduction, maps, figures, bibliography.) Jeffrey H. Cohen, Pennsylvania State University The books reviewed here cover Oaxacan history from approximately and the rise of one of the America’s earliest states (Ancient Oaxaca) through the late Postclassic and Conquest (The Shadow of Monte...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 667–688.
Published: 01 October 2019
... Wuj , Mayas materialized the self of important individuals through their bones, treating the bones at times like captives. By doing this, colonial-era Mayas were revealing their ideational linkages with Mayas from the Classic and Postclassic periods who practiced ancestor veneration using bones...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 25–50.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Prudence M. Rice; Don S. Rice Abstract This article integrates ethnohistorical and archaeological data in examining political continuities or structural equivalencies in the lakes region of central Petén (southern Maya lowlands) between the Late and Terminal Classic periods and the Postclassic...
FIGURES | View All (5)
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 689–719.
Published: 01 October 2019
... such as codices painted during the Postclassic period (13 th to 15 th centuries) in the northern Maya area indicates that these associations have a longtime depth, spanning at least a millennium. Ethnohistoric sources from highland Guatemala, paired with contemporary practices in that region, provide further...
FIGURES | View All (9)
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 681–713.
Published: 01 October 2014
... Anthony P . 1990 The Fall of Chichén Itzá: A Preliminary Hypothesis . Latin American Antiquity 1 : 258 – 67 . 1993 Late Postclassic Lowland Maya Archaeology . Journal of World Prehistory 7 : 35 – 69 . Andrews Anthony P. Andrews E. Wyllys V Castellanos Fernando Robles...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 898–900.
Published: 01 October 2002
..., and their dance performance. In the process he unravels the relations between different Mayan language groups and, more important, lineages, in Guatemala’s highlands during the Postclassic period Van Akkeren con...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 709–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
... as primary textual sources from the Postclassic through Colonial periods written in Maya and Spanish, we document the transformation of pre-Hispanic Maya tree symbolism in response to contemporaneous European Christian myth and cosmology. We argue that, though having roots in pre-Hispanic iconography...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 91–123.
Published: 01 January 2009
...John K. Chance Marriage alliances among governing families were an important instrument of political integration in Postclassic Mesoamerica, especially in Mixteca. Alliances among Mixtec nobles persisted during the colonial period, although after the sixteenth century, the caciques lost much...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 407–428.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Lisa Sousa Abstract Nahua rulers, nobles, and warriors of the late postclassic and early colonial periods used feathers and elaborate feather costumes in a variety of political and sacred rituals. They acquired these prestige items through gift exchange, trade, conquest, and tribute. This article...
FIGURES | View All (6)
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 383–406.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Allison Caplan Abstract Previous studies suggest that late postclassic and early colonial Nahua viewers understood specific artistic creations to contain tonalli , a solar-derived animating force. This article advances understanding of the animacy of Nahua featherworks by examining attention...
FIGURES | View All (9)
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 415–420.
Published: 01 April 2004
..., bibliography, index, maps. $50.00 cloth.) The Postclassic Mesoamerican World. Edited by Michael E. Smith and Frances F. Berdan (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2003. xiv + 382 pp., preface, bibliography, index, maps. $75.00 cloth.) In some ways it is comforting that Mesoamerican archaeologists...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2016
... , no. 2 : 175 – 87 . 1990 Life, Ritual, and Religion among the Lacandon Maya . Belmont, CA : Wadsworth . Milbrath Susan 1993 “Postclassic Maya Metaphors for Lunar Motion.” Paper presented at the Eighth Palenque Round Table , San Francisco . 1999 Star Gods of the Maya...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Monuments in Western Belize . In In the Maw of the Earth Monster: Mesoamerican Ritual Cave Use . Brady James E. Prufer Keith M. , eds. Pp. 223 – 48 . Austin : University of Texas Press . Awe Jaime J. Helmke Christophe 2000 Fashionably Late: A Postclassic Censer from...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 589–590.
Published: 01 July 2016
... ancestral groups among the Nahuatl-speaking peoples of Late Postclassic and early colonial Mexico. Yet this is no simple task, given the political and ethnic complexity of the Nahua world as well as the eclectic and contradictory nature of many historical sources. Beyond archaeology, much of Nahua political...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 330–331.
Published: 01 April 2018
... she stands on the matter, it is clear throughout the interweavings of the book that she stands with the latter group. This book explores social identities in ancient Maya society with vivid archaeological case examples of Classic and Postclassic peoples from northern Yucatan. The understandings...