The Tewa World

Nor is there a simple spatial opposition between the center and the periphery reflected anywhere in the Tewa system of classification. I noted, on figure 3, that both the “earth mother earth navel middle place” at the center of the ...

Author: Alfonso Ortiz

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

ISBN: 9780226216393

Category: Social Science

Page: 216

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"This is a book that springs from richness. . . valuable not only for anthropologists and sociologists. . . the interested but unskilled layman will find a treasure trove as well. One thing seems certain. If this book does not become THE authority for the scholar, it will certainly never be ignored. Ortiz has done himself and his people proud. They are both worthy of the acclamation."—The New Mexican

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