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"A dozen essays by as many generally younger anthropologists of various specialties, on the Pueblo Indians of Arizona and New Mexico. They ask questions and discuss problems of current interest in the fields of ecology, prehistory, ethnohistory, linguistics, social organization, ritual drama and world view, religion, mythology, music, and demography. There is a concluding"A dozen essays by as many generally younger anthropologists of various specialties, on the Pueblo Indians of Arizona and New Mexico. They ask questions and discuss problems of current interest in the fields of ecology, prehistory, ethnohistory, linguistics, social organization, ritual drama and world view, religion, mythology, music, and demography. There is a concluding summary and discussion by a leading authority on Pueblo social organization, Fred Eggan. A serious scholarly work with an unusually wide scope and likely to exert a wide influence, it will be essential for American Indian studies and useful for the social sciences generally. Highly recommended."—Choice"This volume is timely in the sense that Pueblo research badly needed assessment, extremely useful as a summary of results to date, and, most important, direction-pointing for continuing work."—ScienceAlfonso Ortiz is professor of anthropology at the University of New Mexico. SCHOOL OF AMERICAN RESEARCH ADVANCED SEMINAR SERIES Douglas W. Schwartz, General Editor...

Title : New Perspectives On The Pueblos
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ISBN : 9780826303875
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 340 Pages
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  • Antonio De Cunzo
    2018-12-02 02:52

    Only 3 or 4 stellar papers in this edited volume.