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Author Brian, Amber, 1970- author.

Title Alva Ixtlilxochitl's native archive and the circulation of knowledge in colonial Mexico / Amber Brian
Published Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2016
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Contents Introduction : giving and receiving -- Chapter 1. Creoles, mestizos, and the native archive -- Chapter 2. Land, law, and lineage : the cacicazgo of San Juan Teotihuacan -- Chapter 3. Configuring native knowledge : seventeenth-century mestizo -- Chapter 4. Circulating native knowledge : seventeenth-century creole -- Epilogue : native knowledge and colonial networks
Summary "Focusing on the production and circulation of native knowledge through collaborations between indigenous, mestizo, and creole intellectuals in colonial Mexico, this book proceeds through an in-depth case study of the exchange of native materials between the family of don Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochtil and don Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Alva Ixtlilxóchitl, Fernando de, 1578-1650 -- Archives.
Sigüenza y Góngora, Carlos de, 1645-1700.
Alva Ixtlilxóchitl, Fernando de, 1578-1650.
Sigüenza y Góngora, Carlos de, 1645-1700.
Indians of Mexico -- Archives
Indians of Mexico -- Historiography
HISTORY -- Latin America -- Mexico.
Indians of Mexico -- Historiography.
Indians of Mexico.
Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540 -- Historiography
Mexico -- History -- To 1519 -- Historiography
Genre/Form Archives.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826520995