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Title Creating context in Andean cultures / edited by Rosaleen Howard-Malverde
Published New York ; Oxford [England] : Oxford University Press, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (x, 255 pages) : illustrations
Series Oxford studies in anthropological linguistics ; 6
Oxford studies in anthropological linguistics ; 6
Contents Introduction: between text and context in the evocation of culture / Rosaleen Howard-Malverde -- Peruvian Independence Day: ritual, memory, and the erasure of narrative / Penelope Harvey -- Saint Rose through the eyes of her devotees: from Flower of Lima to Mother of Carhuamayo / Luis Millones -- The art of ethnic militancy: theatre and indigenous consciousness in Colombia / Joanne Rappaport -- When pebbles move mountains: iconicity and symbolism in Quechua ritual / Catherine J. Allen -- Cultural transpositions: writing about rites in the llama corral / Penny Dransart -- Making men in her own image: gender, text, and textile in Qaqachaka / Denise Arnold -- Spatial reference and speaker orientation in early colonial Quechua / Willem F.H. Adelaar -- Point of view and evidentiality in the Huarochirí texts (Peru, 17th century) / Sabine Dedenbach-Salazar Sáenz -- Writing from within: indigenous epistolary practices in the colonial period / Martin Lienhard -- On the margin: letter exchange among Andean non-literates / Sarah Lund -- The sound of light: emergent communication through Quechua shamanic dialogue / Tristan Platt
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-246) and index
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Subject Anthropological linguistics -- Andes Region.
Criticism, Textual.
Culture -- Semiotic models.
Discourse analysis, Narrative -- Andes Region.
Quechua language -- Discourse analysis.
Quechua language -- Semantics.
Semantics -- Andes Region.
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Form Electronic book
Author Howard-Malverde, Rosaleen.
LC no. 95042967
ISBN 0195097890 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
0195109147 (paperback; alk. paper)
1429414669 (electronic bk.)
9780195097894 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
9780195109146 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781429414661 (electronic bk.)
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