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Conference Pre-Columbian Symposium, Dumbarton Oaks (2005 : Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico City, Mexico)
Title The art of urbanism : how Mesoamerican kingdoms represented themselves in architecture and imagery / William L. Fash and Leonardo López Luján, editors.
Published Washington, D.C. : Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection ; [Cambridge, Mass.] : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2009.
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Description viii, 480 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Series Dumbarton Oaks Pre-Columbian symposia and colloquia
Dumbarton Oaks Pre-Columbian symposia and colloquia.
Note Contains the results of the Dumbarton Oaks 2005 Pre-Columbian Symposium held at the Museo del Templo Mayor in Mexico City.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Early Olmec architecture and imagery / Ann Cyphers and Anna Di Castro -- People of the Cerro : landscape, settlement, and art at middle formative period Chalcatzingo / David C. Grove and Susan D. Gillespie -- How Monte Albán represented itself / Joyce Marcus -- Centering the kingdom, centering the king : Maya creation and legitimation at San Bartolo / William A. Saturno -- Cholula : art and architecture of an archetypal city / Gabriela Uruñuela y Ladrón de Guevara, Patricia Plunket Nagoda, and Amparo Robles Salmerón -- A mountain god in Teotihuacan art / Zoltán Paulinyi -- The House of New Fire at Teotihuacan and its legacy in Mesoamerica / William L. Fash, Alexandre Tokovinine, and Barbara W. Fash -- Watery places and urban foundations depicted in Maya art and architecture / Barbara W. Fash -- Social identity and cosmology at El Tajín / Rex Koontz -- Four hundred years of settlement and cultural continuity in epiclassic and early postclassic Tula / Alba Guadalupe Mastache, Dan M. Healan, and Robert H. Cobean -- The face of the Itzas / William M. Ringle and George J. Bey III -- The Mexica in Tula and Tula in Mexico-Tenochtitlan / Leonardo López Luján and Alfredo López Austin -- Configuration of the sacred precinct of Mexico-Tenochtitlan / Eduardo Matos Moctezuma -- Summary: Cities as cosmological art : the art of politics / Davíd Carrasco.
Subject Indians of Central America -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Indian art -- Central America -- Congresses.
Indian art -- Mexico -- Congresses.
Indian architecture -- Central America -- Congresses.
Indian architecture -- Mexico -- Congresses.
City and town life -- Central America -- History -- Congresses.
City and town life -- Mexico -- History -- Congresses.
Urban archaeology -- Central America -- Congresses.
Urban archaeology -- Mexico -- Congresses.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Central America -- Congresses.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mexico -- Congresses.
Central America -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Mexico -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Related Names Fash, William Leonard.
López Luján, Leonardo.
Dumbarton Oaks.
ISBN 0884023788 (pbk.)
9780884023784 (pbk.)
9780884023449 (hbk.)
0884023443 (hbk.)
OCLC number 277086168