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Title New perspectives on Moche political organization / Jeffrey Quilter and Luis Jaime Castillo B., editors.

Published Washington, D.C. : Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Trustees for Harvard University, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  985.01 NEW    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xv, 388 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / Joanne Pillsbury -- Many Moche models : an overview of past and current theories and research on Moche political organization / Luis Jaime Castillo B. and Jeffrey Quilter -- Maya political structure as a possible model for the Moche / Elizabeth P. Benson -- Moche state religion : a unifying force in Moche political organization / Christopher B. Donnan -- Moche sociopolitical organization : rethinking the data, approaches, and models / Izumi Shimada -- Moche politics in the Jequetepeque Valley : a case for political opportunism / Luis Jaime Castillo B. -- Moche power and ideology at the El Brujo complex and in the Chicama Valley / Régulo Franco Jordán, César Gálvez Mora, and Segundo Vásquez Sánchez -- Theocracy and secularism : relationships between the temple and urban nucleus and political change at the Huacas de Moche / Santiago Uceda Castillo -- City planning and architecture in the analysis of Moche social formation / José Canziani Amico -- How Moche rulers came to power : investigating the emergence of the Moche political economy / Brian R. Billman -- Cultural assignations during the early intermediate period : the case of Huancaco, Virú Valley / Steve Bourget -- Moche political expansionism as viewed from Virú : recent archaeological work in the close periphery of a hegemonic city-state system / Jean-François Millaire -- Moche political organization in the Santa Valley : a case of direct rule through gradual control of the local population / Claude Chapdelaine -- Religion, ethnic identity, and power in the Moche world : a view from the frontiers / Krzysztof Makowski -- An outsider's reflections on Moche political organization / William L. Fash.
Other author Quilter, Jeffrey, 1949-
Castillo, Luis Jaime.
Subject Mochica Indians -- Politics and government.
Mochica Indians -- Social conditions.
Mochica Indians -- Religion.
Mochica Indians -- Antiquities.
Social archaeology -- Peru.
Power (Social sciences) -- Peru -- History -- To 1500.
Religion and politics -- Peru -- History -- To 1500.
Peru -- Politics and government -- To 1548.
Peru -- Social conditions.
Peru -- Antiquities.
ISBN 9780884023623 (hardcover : alk. paper)