Pueblo: Mountain, Village, Dance / Edition 2

Pueblo: Mountain, Village, Dance / Edition 2

by Vincent Scully
     
 

ISBN-10: 0226743934

ISBN-13: 9780226743936

Pub. Date: 02/28/1989

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

In this pioneering study, art historian Vincent Scully explores the inhabitants' understanding of the natural world in an entirely original way---by observing and analyzing the complex yet visible relationships between the landscape of mountain and desert, the ancient ruins and the pueblos, and the ceremonial dances that take place within them. To this second edition…  See more details below

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In this pioneering study, art historian Vincent Scully explores the inhabitants' understanding of the natural world in an entirely original way---by observing and analyzing the complex yet visible relationships between the landscape of mountain and desert, the ancient ruins and the pueblos, and the ceremonial dances that take place within them. To this second edition Scully has added a new preface that raises issues of preservation and development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226743936
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
02/28/1989
Edition description:
1
Pages:
430
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface, 1988
Preface
I. Men and Nature—Prehistory and the Present
II. The Rio Grande—Taos and Picuris
III. The Rio Grande—The Tewa Towns
IV. The Rio Grande—The Keres Towns
V. Jemez, Pecos, Sandia, Isleta, Laguna, Acoma, Zuni
VI. The Navaho Hogan and the Hopi Towns
VII. Epilogue: The Puberty Ceremony of the Mescalero
Postscript, 1988
Notes: Sources, Critical Bibliography, Methods, Commentary
Photo Sources
Index

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