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The cord keepers : khipus and cultural life in a Peruvian village, Frank Salomon

Label
The cord keepers : khipus and cultural life in a Peruvian village
Title
The cord keepers
Title remainder
khipus and cultural life in a Peruvian village
Statement of responsibility
Frank Salomon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Salomon, Frank
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F3429.3.Q6
LC item number
S35 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Latin America otherwise
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quipu
  • Quechua Indians
  • Quechua philosophy
  • Quechua Indians
  • Huarochirí (Peru : Province)
  • Huarochirí (Peru : Province)
Label
The cord keepers : khipus and cultural life in a Peruvian village, Frank Salomon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-315) and index
Contents
The Unread Legacy: An Introduction to Tupicocha's Khipu Problem, and Anthropology's -- Universes of the Legible and Theories of Writing -- A Flowery Script: The Social and Documentary Order of Modern Tupicocha Village -- Living by the "Book of the Thousand": Community, Ayllu, and Customary Governance -- The Tupicochan Staff Code -- The Khipu Art after the Inkas -- The Patrimonial Quipocamayos of Tupicocha -- Ayllu Cords and Ayllu Books -- The Half-Life and Afterlife of an Andean Medium: How Modern Villagers Interpret Quipocamayos -- Toward Synthetic Interpretation
Control code
54929904
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 331 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780822333791
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004007975
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Label
The cord keepers : khipus and cultural life in a Peruvian village, Frank Salomon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-315) and index
Contents
The Unread Legacy: An Introduction to Tupicocha's Khipu Problem, and Anthropology's -- Universes of the Legible and Theories of Writing -- A Flowery Script: The Social and Documentary Order of Modern Tupicocha Village -- Living by the "Book of the Thousand": Community, Ayllu, and Customary Governance -- The Tupicochan Staff Code -- The Khipu Art after the Inkas -- The Patrimonial Quipocamayos of Tupicocha -- Ayllu Cords and Ayllu Books -- The Half-Life and Afterlife of an Andean Medium: How Modern Villagers Interpret Quipocamayos -- Toward Synthetic Interpretation
Control code
54929904
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 331 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780822333791
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004007975
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps

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