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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 427–428.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Sarahh Scher There are indeed shared characteristics among the essays that bring us closer to a comprehension of wak’as and wak’aness: integration with/placement in the landscape, the importance of viewing and line-of-sight, the transferability of wak’a nature via some kinds of touch, the social...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 77–100.
Published: 01 January 2013
... that have been expelled or have been located in the past, criyincias refers to the willingness to continue practices that secular and religious discourses have indentified as erroneous. This essay underscores the paradox of remaining within the influence of the wak'a (Andean deities) that have been emptied...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 597–630.
Published: 01 July 2012
.... It offers an interpretive reconstruction of events that might have taken place there. Q'enqo is one of the most famous yet superficially known Inka ruins and is generally explained as a wak'a (shrine; Spanish huaca ) on the first Chinchaysuyu zeq'e line and as the locale where Pachakuti died. Second...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 405–406.
Published: 01 April 2015
.... In chapter 5, Ari profiles Gallardo, who changed from a soldier in the Chaco War to an indigenous activist. In this final role, he strongly advo- cated the power of the Saxama Achachilas and its wak’a (shrine) spirits in Oruro. He was instrumental in uniting different ethnic groups as one Indian...