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Women's ritual in formative Oaxaca : figurine-making, divination, death, and the ancestors / Joyce Marcus.

Author/Creator:
Marcus, Joyce.
Publication:
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Museum of Anthropology, 1998.
Series:
Prehistory and human ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca ; v. 11
Memoirs of the Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan ; no. 33
Format/Description:
Book
xxiv, 333 p. : ill. (1 col.), map ; 28 cm.
Subjects:
Zapotec women -- Rites and ceremonies.
Zapotec women -- Religion.
Zapotec pottery -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley -- Themes, motives.
Pottery figures -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley -- Themes, motives.
Ancestor worship -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley.
Fertility, Human, in art.
Oaxaca Valley (Mexico) -- Antiquities.
San José Mogote (Mexico) -- Antiquities.
Language:
Includes summary in Spanish.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-326) and index.
ISBN:
0915703483 (acidfree paperback)
OCLC:
40545409
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