(Free read online) Tecpan Guatemala A Modern Maya Town In Global and Local Context by Edward F. Fischer

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This case study of a highland Guatemala town examines what it means to be Maya in a rapidly changing and globalized world In providing an historical synopsis of the Kachikel Maya from pre Columbian and Colonial times to the present day this volume focuses on the dynamics of clutural.

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Tecpan Guatemala A Modern Maya Town In Global and Local Context

Boundaries in light of the use of the Kachikel language versus Spanish the growing role of Protestantism and the revitalization of Maya religion versus Catholicism and the effects of violent civil war on social networks It examines the role of weaving and export agriculture in linkin.

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G Tecpanecos to larger economic and political orbits and for defining local regional and national identities As a result this accessibly written book demonstrates that even seemingly traditional Maya cultural forms are actively constructed in the context of intense global connections.


1 thoughts on “Tecpan Guatemala A Modern Maya Town In Global and Local Context

  1. says:

    It's good for an ethnography