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When Jesus Came, the Corn Mothers Went Away: Marriage, Sexuality, and Power in New Mexico, 1500-1846

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This social history of one remote corner of Spain's colonial American empire uses marriage as a window into intimate social relations, examining the Spanish conquest of America and its impact on a group of indigenous peoples, the Pueblo Indians, seen in large part from their point of view.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [389]-415) and index.

Table of Contents

Tables and figures; Introduction; Part I. The Sixteenth Century: 1. The Pueblo Indian world in the sixteenth century; Part II. The Seventeenth Century: 2. The Spanish conquest of New Mexico; 3. Seventeenth-century politics; Part III. The Eighteenth Century: 4. The reconquest of New Mexico; 5. Honor and social status; 6. Honor and virtue; 7. Honor and marriage; 8. Marriage and the church; 9. Marriage - the empirical evidence; 10. The bourbon reforms on the Northern Frontier; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804718325
Author:
Gutierrez, Ramon A.
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Author:
Gutierrez, Ramon A.
Author:
Gutierrez, Ramon
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
General
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
History
Subject:
Marriage
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Sociology - Marriage & Family
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Renaissance
Subject:
Pueblo indians
Subject:
Pueblo Indians -- Sexual behavior.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Marriage -- New Mexico -- History.
Subject:
Pueblo Indians -- Social conditions.
Subject:
Native American-General Native American Studies
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
1
Series Volume:
9254
Publication Date:
19910131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
424
Dimensions:
8.98x6.00x1.11 in. 1.30 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Americana » General
History and Social Science » Anthropology » Cultural Anthropology
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History and Social Science » Anthropology » North America
History and Social Science » Native American » General Native American Studies
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History and Social Science » World History » General
Religion » Comparative Religion » General

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