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Author Wibbelsman, Michelle, 1968-

Title Ritual encounters : Otavalan modern and mythic community / Michelle Wibbelsman
Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2009]


Description 1 online resource
Series Interpretations of culture in the new millennium
Interpretations of culture in the new millennium.
Contents Uku Pacha -- the world below -- Return of the migrants -- Encuentros: dances of the Inti Raymi -- Mythico-religious encounters -- the clash of Aciales -- Conversations with the dead -- Stations of the cross: the eternal return to existence and hence to suffering
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [179]-194) and index
Notes English
Description based on print version record
Subject Otavalo Indians -- Social life and customs
Otavalo Indians -- Rites and ceremonies
Otavalo mythology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Ethnic Studies -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Manners and customs
Otavalo mythology
Imbabura (Ecuador) -- Social life and customs
Ecuador -- Imbabura
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019718666
ISBN 9780252092879