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Chan Kom, a Maya village

Redfield, Robert

Chan Kom, a Maya village

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Published by University Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mayas -- Social life and customs,
  • Mayas -- Religion and mythology,
  • Maya language -- Texts,
  • Chan-Kom (Mexico)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Redfield and Alfonso Villa Rojas.
    ContributionsVilla Rojas, Alfonso.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1435.1 C47 R3 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination387p.
    Number of Pages387
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16933464M

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Chan Kom, a Maya VillageAppendix A: A Chan Kom diary, by Alfonso Villa RAppendix B: Myths, legends and talesAppendix C: Texts of Maya prayersAppendix D: Notes on Maya midwifery, by Miss Katheryn MacKayAppendix E: Indian and Spanish elements in the Chan Kom cultureAppendix F: Glossary of Maya and Spanish plant and animal names.

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The author demonstrates the significance of the Mayas' socio-economic and ideological strategies to adapt to the changes brought about by this migration. Chan Santa Cruz was the name of a shrine in Mexico of the Maya Cruzob (or Cruzoob) religious was also the name of the town that developed around it (now known as Felipe Carrillo Puerto) and, less formally, the late 19th-century indigenous Maya state, in what is now the Mexican state of Quintana Roo, of which it was the main area was the center of.

More editions of Chan Kom: A Maya Village: Chan Kom: A Maya Village: ISBN () Softcover, Waveland Pr Inc, In he was appointed professor of anthropology and dean of social sciences at Chicago.

With Alfonso Villa Rojas, who became one of Mexico’s foremost anthropologists, he wrote Chan Kom: A Maya Village (), which contained observations of contemporary Maya culture and considered a new question for anthropology in the s, : Robert Redfield.

Chan Kom, A Maya Village. Chicago University Press. OCLC Robicsek, Francis; Donald M. Hales (). The Maya Book of the Dead: The Ceramic Codex. University of Virginia Art Museum. OCLC Roys, Ralph Loveland. Ritual of the Bacabs.

University of Oklahoma Press. OCLC Villa Rojas, Alfonso (December ). Author of The little community, The primitive world and its transformations, A village that chose progress, The little community, and Peasant society and culture, Chan Kom, Chan Kom, a Maya village, Tepoztlán, a Mexican village, Tepoztlan, a Mexican village.

Chan Kom: A Maya Village: Carnegie Institution of Washington: A pioneering work of a different kind: one of the first collaborations between anthropologists from the US (Redfield) and from Mexico (Villa R.).

In some ways much better than the better-known Tepoztlan perhaps because of Villa’s contributions: Lewis, Oscar. Maya, p. 5 11/18 Early Twentieth Century Ejido Life II Required ( pp): R. Redfield & A. Villa, Chan Kom: A Maya Village () [copies on reserve and photocopy master available] Recommended: R.

Redfield, A Village that Chose Progress: Chan Kom Revisited V. Goldkind, Social stratification in the peasant community: Redfield's Chan Kom. Looking for books by Robert Redfield. See all books authored by Robert Redfield, including Folk Culture of the Yucatan, and Chan Kom: A Maya Village, and more on CHAN KOM: A MAYA VILLAGE - Robert Redfield and Alfonso Villa - 1st Edition.

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and thinking. With Alfonso Villa Rojas, he published the first description of Chan Kom, a Maya village in Yucatan (); seventeen years later he revisited the village and described the effects of modernizing trends.

Meanwhile, Redfield had presented the concept of the folk society, with its dichotomy between folk and urban cultures, inCited by: 2. resulting book, Chan Kom, a Maya Village (UCP, ). Redfield met Villa Rojas while doing fieldwork in Yucatán. Both got involved with the Carnegie Institute project in Yucatan, Chiapas, and Quintana Roo.

Then in Redfield brought Villa Rojas to the University of Chicago so he could pursue a Ph.D. in anthropology. In the Yucatan, Maya sorcerers are thought to have the ability to transform into several forms of domestic animals, including cats.

A shape-shifting sorcerer that can turn into a cat is called a “uay-miz” or cat sorcerer. Redfield and Villa Rojas note that anyone can learn how to transform into a spirit-animal if they wish to “traffic in. Robert Redfield is the author of The Little Community and Peasant Society and Culture ( avg rating, 19 ratings, 1 review, published ), Folk Cultu /5.

A Village That Chose Progress: Chan Kom Revisited Robert Redfield A Village That Chose Progress: Chan Kom Revisited. BOOK REVIEWS. 93 mon in spring, at the beginning of the “summer salmon” run he used certain plants available at this season for the rite. Now, however€ A Village That Chose Progress Chan Kom Revisited: Robert.

Toluj's channel, the place to watch all videos, playlists, and live streams by Toluj on dailymotion. An ethnographic record of contemporary Mayan culture was made, one result of which was Chan Kom: A Maya Village (), written in collaboration with Villa Rojas.

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The Maya Book of The Dead. The Ceramic Codex. The. Corpus of Codex Style. Redfield's fieldwork produced Tepoztlan () and Chan Kom: A Maya Village (), the latter in collaboration with the village schoolteacher, Alfonso Villa. Folk Culture of Yucatan () compared the effects of civilization on four Yucatan communities that shared a Mayan heritage but differed in amount of external communication.

This volume combines two classic works of anthropology. The Little Community draws on the author's own notable studies of the villages of Tepoztlan and Chan Kom to explore the means by which scientists try to understand human communities.

It contains, wrote Margaret Mead, "the essence of Robert Redfield's multifaceted contributions to the place of community studies in. 5: Tinum, Yucatán - A Maya Village and the Lights of Cancún 6: Chan Kom Tourism and Migration in the Making of the New Maya Milpas Book Reviews.

Free Access. NORTH AMERICA: MEXICO, CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA: Chan Kom: a Maya Village. R obert R edfield and A lfonso V illa R. Ruth Benedict; Visit the new American Anthropologist website for supplementary material, multimodal productions, teaching resources.

Studies on what plants, besides tobacco, were smoked by Maya and Aztec Until this year () I did not realize that cacao was a major ingredient in smoking tobacco around the world today. One of the major brands of cigarettes today is flavored with cacao. Pic Music transcribed by author from figure featured in ‘Chan Kom: A Maya Village’,Robert Redfield and Alfonso Villa Rojas (Click on image to enlarge) Many vessel paintings, such as K, show musical events taking place at the mouths of caves, believed to be access points to the inside of the earth.

Part of the Interdisciplinary Contributions to Archaeology book series (IDCA, volume 7) specifically the data-rich Aztec and Maya spheres, I examine the various roles of native head modification in its “organo-plastic”, procedural, and emblematic dimensions.

and Alfonso Villa Rojas. Chan kom a Maya village. A classic study of Author: Vera Tiesler. Chan Kom: A Maya Village, written by Redfield and Villa Rojas (), describes the Maya illness belief system as based on more supernatural and holistic ideals than biomedicine.

This belief system will be referred to as the traditional model of care throughout this paper. TheAuthor: Alice J Darling. Chan Kom: A Maya Village by Robert Redfield (34 copies) Why There is No Arguing in Heaven: A Mayan Myth by Deborah Nourse Lattimore (32 copies) The Hero Twins: Against the Lords of Death by Dan Jolley (22 copies) The Book of Chilam Balam of Chumayel by Ralph L.

(Intro. by J. Eric S. Thompson) Roys (22 copies). Ethnoarchaeological research at highland Maya hunting shrines documents the material remains of interactions between two types of animate beings: humans and the forest.

When either active agent enters the others’ domain there are accompanying ceremonial activities to assuage the inherent danger, often leaving physical traces in the material by:   Chan Kom, a Maya Village (Washington, D.C., ); The Folk Culture of Yucatan (Chicago, ); A Village that Chose Progress: Chan Kom Revised (Chicago, ); and for a more general treatment, The Primitive World and its Transformations (Ithaca, New York, ), pp.

73, See also Worsley, Peter, The Trumpet Shall Sound (London, ).Cited by: Chan Kom: A Maya Village. by A.V. Redfield, R. Rojas | Jan 1 Hardcover More buying choices CDN$ (1 used offer) Paperback More buying choices Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide: Goodreads Book reviews &.

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This paper tries to utilize the cross-cultural material presented by G. Murdock in the Ethnographic Atlas to analyse the concomitants of differences in the system of inheritance, particularly with respect to the contrast between Africa and by: Robert Redfield and Alfonso Villa Rojas, Chan Kom.

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Re Cruz is a recognized and published expert in Maya tradition and culture, with particular emphasis on outmigration and changing definitions of true Maya identity. This film was shot over a period of four years on location in Chan Kom, a rural peasant Mexican village, and in Cancun, the international tourist destination.