The Myth of Quetzalcoatl has 25 ratings and 2 reviews. Enrique Florescano Warrior, rain-god, and spirit of the maize, Quetzalcoatl—the most familiar of the Mesoamerican gods— is . Quetzalcóatl y los mitos fundadores de Mesoamérica . Title, El Mito de Quetzalcóatl Volume 83 of Cuadernos de la gaceta. Author, Enrique Florescano. Edition, 2. Publisher, Fondo de Cultura Económica, This most recent book about Quetzalcoatl is not the first foray of Enrique Florescano into the issue, nor in all likelihood will it be the last. Here, Florescano .
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Quetzalcóatl y los mitos fundadores de Mesoamérica
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Gcids marked it as to-read May 23, The eighth chapter focuses solely on the representation of Quetzalcoatl among the Mexica.
Florescano posits that the Tollan of the myths is not Tula, Hidalgo, as has been accepted for the last few decades, but rather Teotihuacan. Consequently in the sixth chapter, Florescano looks at Tula, Hidalgo. The third chapter changes focus to ancient Tollan. Joe added it Aug 21, Fco Acosta rated it it was amazing Jul 07, He links these to the pervasive god depicted in Olmec culture, frequently called a were-jaguar, which Florescano converts into an early corn god.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. El mito de quetzalcoatl enrique florescano rated it really liked it Feb 26, Arturo rated it really liked it Apr 22, Danny marked it as to-read Enriqie 13, Edgardo rated it liked it Jun 12, The death and resurrection of the maize god become central to the myth cycles of Mesoamerica, and also parts of the maintenance of the cosmic equilibrium that sustains life.
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M marked it as to-read El mito de quetzalcoatl enrique florescano 27, Chapter topics include the diverse manifestations of Quetzalcoatl, the god as civilizing hero, interpretations of his role in creation stories and other myths, and a comparative study of Quetzalcoatl as one of the offspring of the Mother Goddess similar to divinities such as Dumuzi, Tammuz, Osiris, Adonis, and Persephone, from other classical cultures.
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Lists with This Book. In essence, he posits that the mythical man-god, Quetzalcoatl, el mito de quetzalcoatl enrique florescano “born” not in Tula, as has been proposed since the s, but rather in Teotihuacan, and is thus a much older legend than currently accepted. In this comprehensive study, Enrique Florescano traces the spread of the worship of the Plumed Serpent, and the multiplicity nito interpretations that surround the god, by comparing the Palenque inscriptions ca.
Again Quetzalcoatl is closely linked to political quetzalcoattl of power and kingship. Samuel marked it as to-read Aug 25, Julie Black rated it it was amazing Oct 24, Known to the Zapotecs, Olmecs, Toltecs, Mayans, Aztecs, and others, and at times the shared hero of warring peoples, Quetzalcoatl transcends both cultural and chronological barriers.
Chrystal marked it as to-read May 30, Mark Heath added it Apr 21, Jeff rated it really liked it Jun 03, el mito de quetzalcoatl enrique florescano Mauro added it Jan 15, In the fourth chapter, Florescano looks at the presence of the Quetzalcoatl myth in the iconography of several Post-Classic sites, including Xochicalco, Cacaxtla, and Cholula.