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Author Lewis, Laura A., 1959-

Title Hall of mirrors : power, witchcraft, and caste in colonial Mexico / Laura A. Lewis
Published Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2003

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 W'PONDS  306.0972 Lew/Hom  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 262 pages : map ; 23 cm
Series Latin America otherwise
Latin America otherwise.
Contents 1. Forging a Colonial Landscape: Caste in Context -- 2. The Roads Are Harsh: Spaniards and Indians in the Sanctioned Domain -- 3. La Mala Yerba: Putting Difference to Work -- 4. From Animosities to Alliances: A Segue into the World of Witchcraft -- 5. Authority Reversed: Indians Ascending -- 6. Mapping Unsanctioned Power -- 7. Hall of Mirrors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-253) and index
Subject Power (Social sciences) -- Mexico -- History.
Caste -- Mexico -- History.
Witchcraft -- Mexico -- History.
Mexico -- Social conditions -- To 1810.
LC no. 2003005048
ISBN 0822331470 paperback alkaline paper
082233111X alkaline paper