Coloniality, religion, and the law in the early Iberian world

Coloniality, religion, and the law in the early Iberian world

Coloniality, religion, and the law in the early Iberian world

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Santa Arias, Raúl Marrero-Fente
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Tennessee
  • Publication Information: Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2014. ©2014
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books, History
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Hispanic issues (Vanderbilt University), v. 40.
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Additional Format

Print version: Coloniality, religion, and the law in the early Iberian world. (DLC) 2013013895 (OCoLC)832274130

Short Description

1 online resource (XXIV, 280 pages) : ILlustrations.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Coloniality, religion, and the law in the early Iberian world is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Vanderbilt University Press.
  • Responsable Person: Santa Arias and Rau?l Marrero-Fente, editors.
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Copyright Date: 2014
  • Location: Nashville
  • Country/State: Tennessee
  • Number of Editions: 11 editions
  • First edition Date: 2013
  • Last edition Date: 2014
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD532
  • Dewey Code: 946.04
  • ISBN: 9780826519580 082651958X 9781322411644 1322411646
  • OCLC: 897815099

Main Contents

Negotiation between religion and the law / Santa Arias and Raul Marrero-Fente
Jose de Acosta : colonial regimes for a globalized Christian world / Ivonne del Valle
Conquistador counterpoint : intimate enmity in the writings of Bernardo de Vargas Machuca / Kris Lane
Voices of the Altepetl : Nahua epistemologies and resistance in the Anales de Luan Bautista / Ezekiel Stear
Performances of indigenous authority in postconquest Tlaxcalan annals : Don Juan Buenaventura Zapata y Mendoza’s Historia Cronologica de la Noble Ciudad de Tlaxcala / Kelly S. McDonough
Translating the “doctrine of discovery” : Spain, England, and native American religions / Ralph Bauer
Narrating conversion : idolatry, the sacred, and the ambivalences of Christian evangelization in colonial Peru / Laura Leon Llerena
Old enemies, new contexts : early modern Spanish (re)-writing of Islam in the Philippines / Ana M. Rodriguez-Rodriguez
Art that pushes and pulls : VIsualizing religion and law in the early colonial province of Toluca / Delia A. Cosentino
The rhetoric of war and justice in the conquest of the Americas : ethnography, law, and humanism in Juan Gines de Sepulveda and Bartolome de las Casas / David M. Solodkow
Human sacrifice, conquest, and the law : cultural interpretation and colonial sovereignty in New Spain / Cristian Roa
Legal pluralism and the “India pura” in New Spain : the School of Guadalupe and the convent of the Company of Mary / Monica Diaz
Our lady of anarchy : iconography as law on the frontiers of the Spanish empire / John D. (Jody) Blanco
Teleiopoesis at the crossroads of the colonial/postcolonial divide / Jose Rabasa.

Summary Note

From postcolonial, interdisciplinary, and transnational perspectives, this collection of original essays looks at the experience of Spain’s empire in the Atlantic and the Pacific and its cultural production.

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