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Author Brian, Amber, 1970- author
Title Alva Ixtlilxochitl's native archive and the circulation of knowledge in colonial Mexico / Amber Brian
Imprint Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2016
book jacket
1 copy under consideration for Fu Ssu-Nien Library.
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Note "Focusing on the production and circulation of native knowledge through collaborations between indigenous, mestizo, and creole intellectuals in colonial Mexico, this book proceeds through an in-depth case study of the exchange of native materials between the family of don Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochtil and don Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora"--Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references
Introduction : giving and receiving -- Chapter 1. Creoles, mestizos, and the native archive -- Chapter 2. Land, law, and lineage : the cacicazgo of San Juan Teotihuacan -- Chapter 3. Configuring native knowledge : seventeenth-century mestizo -- Chapter 4. Circulating native knowledge : seventeenth-century creole -- Epilogue : native knowledge and colonial networks
Subject Alva Ixtlilxóchitl, Fernando de, 1578-1650 -- Archives
Indians of Mexico -- Archives
Indians of Mexico -- Historiography
Sigüenza y Góngora, Carlos de, 1645-1700
Mexico -- History -- To 1519 -- Historiography
Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540 -- Historiography
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