The myth of Quetzalcoatl : religion, rulership, and history in the Nahua world /

"The Myth of Quetzalcoatl is a translation of Alfredo López Austin's 1973 book Hombre-Dios: Religión y politica en el mundo náhuatl. Despite its pervasive and lasting influence on the study of Mesoamerican history, religion in general, and the Quetzalcoatl myth in particular, this is the f...

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Main Author: López Austin, Alfredo (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Spanish
Published: Boulder : University Press of Colorado, [2015]
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Table of Contents:
  • Reed
  • The initial focus of foreign origin
  • The skeptical focus
  • The critical focus
  • The end of a truncated history and its consequences
  • Men and gods
  • Space and time
  • The nature of the man-god
  • The life of the man-god
  • The history of the man-god.