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Author Fischer, Edward F., 1966-
Title Tecpán Guatemala [electronic resource] : a modern Maya town in global and local context / Edward F. Fischer and Carol Hendrickson.
Published Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, c2003 (2002 printing)
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 Electronic Book  F1465.2.C3 F58 2002eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 164 p.) : ill., map.
Series Westview case studies in anthropology
Westview case studies in anthropology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-158) and index.
Contents Tecpán -- The Guatemalan context -- Maya histories -- Natural disaster, political violence, and cultural resurgence -- Kaqchikel hearts, souls, and selves : competing religions and worldviews -- Language, dress, and identity -- The land and its fruits: cultural associations in changing economic times.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Cakchikel Indians -- Guatemala -- Tecpán Guatemala -- Social life and customs.
Cakchikel philosophy -- Guatemala -- Tecpán Guatemala.
Earthquakes -- Guatemala -- Tecpán Guatemala.
Political violence -- Guatemala -- Tecpán Guatemala.
Tecpán Guatemala (Guatemala) -- Social conditions.
Tecpán Guatemala (Guatemala) -- Economic conditions.
Tecpán Guatemala (Guatemala) -- Politics and government.
Related Names Hendrickson, Carol Elaine, 1949-
Related To Print version: Fischer, Edward F.,. Tecpán Guatemala. Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, c2003. 0813337224 9780813337227 0813340349 9780813340340 (DLC) 2002003717
ISBN 0813346169 (electronic bk.)
9780813346168 (electronic bk.)
0813337224 (pbk.)
9780813337227 (pbk.)
0813340349 (hard cover)
9780813340340 (hard cover)