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Aztec thought and culture

Miguel LeГіn Portilla

Aztec thought and culture

a study of the ancient Nahuatl mind.

by Miguel LeГіn Portilla

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfiche. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms, 19--. 1 microfiche. 11 x 15 cm. (Human relations area files, HRAF)

StatementTranslated from the Spanish by Jack Emory David
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination24, 237 p.
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15135192M


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Aztec (ăz´tĕk´), Indian people dominating central Mexico at the time of the Spanish language belonged to the Nahuatlan subfamily of Uto-Aztecan languages.

They arrived in the Valley of Mexico from the north toward the end of the 12th cent. and until the founding of their capital, Tenochtitlán (c) were a poor, nomadic tribe absorbing the culture of nearby states. Aztec thought and culture; a study of the ancient Nahuatl mind.

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Each of the fourteen authors deals with a different topic, chronologically. Aztec philosophy was a school of philosophy that developed out of Aztec Aztecs had a well-developed school of philosophy, perhaps the most developed in the Americas and in many ways comparable to Ancient Greek philosophy, even amassing more texts than the ancient Greeks.

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In this vein, in Aztec Thought and Culture: A Study of the Ancient Nahuatl Mind, anthropologist and historian Miguel León-Portilla attempts to mine extant textual sources and archaeological data to reconstruct a more likely representation of the worldview of the Nahuatl-speaking peoples in the sixteenth century and prior.

Quotes on the Aztecs If nothing else, the Aztecs tend to fire people’s imaginations! We’ll be collecting below what we think are thought-provoking comments on the Aztecs as a civilisation: if you have your own favourites you’re willing to share, do send them to .- Aztec Thought and Culture: A Study of the Ancient Nahuatl Mind by Miguel León-Portilla, Miguel Leon-Portilla, Jack Emory Davis Stay safe and healthy.

Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times.Another more or less fanciful but useful interpretation of aztec thought is found in the books by Christian Duverger.

The works by Laurette Sejourne describe aztec thought in a new age framework as does the works of Carlos Castaneda and these are about as fanciful as the maffie source.