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Words & worlds turned around : indigenous Christianities in colonial Latin America /

edited by David Tavárez ; with a foreword by William B. Taylor.

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Names: Tavárez, David Eduardo,
Published: Boulder, Colorado : University Press of Colorado, [2017]
Topics: Syncretism (Religion) - Latin America. | Christianity and other religions. | Indians of South America - Religion. | Indians of Mexico - Religion. | Indigenous peoples - Latin America - Languages. | Spanish language - Religious aspects. | Catholic Church - Latin America - History.
Regions: Latin America - History - To 1830.
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Introduction / Louise M. Burkhart -- 1. Performing the Zaachila word : the Dominican invention of Zapotec Christianity / David Tavárez -- 2. Toward a deconstruction of the notion of Nahua "confession" / Julia Madajczak -- 3. Precontact indigenous concepts in Christian translations : the terminology of sin and confession in early colonial Quechua texts / Gregory Haimovich -- 4. A sixteenth-century priest's field notes among the highland Maya : Proto-theologia as vade mecum / Garry Sparks and Frauke Sachse -- 5. International collaborations in translation : the European promise of militant Christianity for the Tupinambá of Portuguese America, 1550s-1613 / M. Kittiya Lee -- 6. The Nahua story of Judas : indigenous agency and loci of meaning / Justyna Olko -- 7. A Nahua Christian talks back : Fabián de Aquino's antichrist dramas as autoethnography / Ben Leeming -- 8. Sin, shame, and sexuality : Franciscan obsessions and Maya humor in the Calepino de Motul Dictionary, 1573-1588 / John F. Chuchiak, IV -- 9. To make Christianity fit : the process of Christianization from an Andean perspective / Claudia Brosseder -- 10. Predictions and portents of doomsday in European, Nahuatl, and Maya texts / Mark Z. Christensen -- 11. The value of El Costumbre and Christianity in the discourse of Nahua : catechists from the Huasteca region in Veracruz, Mexico / Abelardo de la Cruz -- Conclusions / David Tavárez.
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