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Author Bassett, Molly H
Title Fate of Earthly Things : Aztec Gods and God-Bodies
Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2015
©2015
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Series Recovering Languages and Literacies of the Americas
Recovering Languages and Literacies of the Americas
Note Intro -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction. God-Bodies, Talk-Makers: Deity Embodiments in Nahua Religions -- 1. Meeting the Gods -- 2. Ethnolinguistic Encounters: Teotl and Teixiptla in Nahuatl Scholarship -- 3. Divining the Meaning of Teotl -- 4. Gods in the Flesh: The Animation of Aztec Teixiptlahuan -- 5. Wrapped in Cloth, Clothed in Skins: Aztec Tlaquimilolli (Sacred Bundles) and Deity Embodiment -- Conclusion. Fates and Futures: Conclusions and New Directions -- Appendix A. Ixiptla Variants in Early Lexicons -- Appendix B. A List of Terms Modified by Teo- in the Florentine Codex -- Appendix C. Turquoise, Jet, and Gold -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Bassett, Molly H. Fate of Earthly Things : Aztec Gods and God-Bodies Austin : University of Texas Press,c2015 9780292760882
Subject Aztecs -- Religion.;Aztec gods.;Aztecs -- Rites and ceremonies
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