Aztec (Culture Keyword)

Aztecs

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America's Yesterday (1937)
DOCUMENT Citation Only F. Martin Brown.

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Ancestors in Cosmologies (2010)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Linda Cordell. David Freidel. Kelley Hays-Gilpin. Tim Pauketat. Christine VanPool.

This article discusses the role of ancestors in New World cosmologies. Specifically, it gives examples of how ancestors mediate cosmologies through sensory experiences, things, and places. In Eastern North America, ancestors were engaged in posts, bundles, stars, mounds, and temples. In the American Southwest, “conceptual packages” of wind, water, and breath represented the cosmological force shared by humans, ancestors, and places. Mesoamericans transformed the dead into ancestors by...


Ancient America, in Notes on American Archaeology (1872)
DOCUMENT Citation Only John D. Baldwin.

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Artefactos domésticos de casas postclásicas en Cuexcomate y Capilco, Morelos (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Michael E. Smith.

This is an unpublished report submitted to the Mexican government describing artifacts from excavations of houses at the sites of Capilco and Cuexcomate in the Mexican state of Morelos. All materials date to the Aztec period, ca. AD 1100-1520. It consists of volume 2 of the entire final report of the project; the first volume was published as: Smith, Michael E. (1992) Archaeological Research at Aztec-Period Rural Sites in Morelos, Mexico. Volume 1, Excavations and Architecture /...


Aztec dagger (2010)
IMAGE Timothy Pauketat.

This is a photo of an Aztec dagger located in the Museo Nacional Anthropologique, Mexico City. It dates to AD 1400-1520. Photo courtesy of Tim Pauketat.


Aztec dagger carving (2010)
IMAGE Timothy Pauketat.

This is a carving of Aztec daggers, located at the Museo Nacional Anthropologique, Mexico City. Dates to AD 1400 to 1520. Photo courtesy of Tim Pauketat.


Aztec Period Sites in Morelos, Mexico
PROJECT Michael E. Smith.

This project contains materials from archaeological sites of the Aztec period (AD 1100-1519) in the Mexican state of Morelos. It currently contains reports and data from two fieldwork projects directed by Dr. Michael E. Smith during the 1980s and 1990s.


Aztec Sacrifice. In: Reader in Comparative Religion: an Anthropological Approach - 2nd Edition (1965)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Bernardino De Sahagon.

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Aztec State Making: Ecology, Structure, and the Origin of the State (1983)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Elizabeth M. Brumfiel.

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Aztec Tlaloc jar (2010)
IMAGE Timothy Pauketat.

This is an Aztec Tlaloc jar located at the Museo Nacional Anthropologique, Mexico City. It dates to AD 1400-1520. Photo courtesy of Tim Pauketat.


The Aztecs of Central Mexico: An Imperial Society (1982)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Frances F. Berdan.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Cinampas of Mexico (1964)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Michael D. Coe.

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City-State in the Basin of Mexico: Late Prehispanic Period. In: Urbanization In the Americas from Its Beginnings To the Present (1978)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Edward E. Calnek.

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Civilizing the Aztecs. In: the Evolution of Social Systems (1977)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Warwick Bray.

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Cosmic Order and Change in Pre-columbian Eastern North America (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Timothy Pauketat. Christopher Carr. Robert Hall. George Lankford.

The authors attempt to understand pan-continental cultural relationships as well as explain how cosmologies developed through time in the eastern Woodlands and Great Plains of North America. To do this, the authors deal with both the overall traditions of entire populations or time periods and specific, local expressions of these overall traditions.


Cosmological Practice and Social Complexity in North and Central Mexico (2007)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ben Nelson. Matthew Peeples.

To our minds the most interesting issue that emerges from juxtaposing the cosmologies of northern and central Mexico is the relationship between cosmology and social complexity. The regions were historically related and shared both broad structures many details of cosmology. Yet Central Mexican societies had undergone an urban transformation that the societies of northern and western Mexico had not experienced. In our view there are scale-dependent regularities in the material expression of...


Cosmology in the New World
PROJECT Santa Fe Institute.

This project consists of articles written by members of Santa Fe Institute’s cosmology research group. Overall, the goal of this group is to understand the larger relationships between cosmology and society through a theoretically open-ended, comparative examination of the ancient American Southwest, Southeast, and Mesoamerica.


Ethnohistory and Archaeology: Post-Conquest Aztec Sites (1969)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Thomas H. Charlton.

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Excavaciones de casas postclásicas en la zona urbana de Yautepec, Morelos: informe final (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Michael E. Smith.

This is an unpublished report submitted to the Mexican government describing excavations and artifacts from excavations of houses at the site of Yautepec in the Mexican state of Morelos. All materials date to the Aztec period (AD 1100-1520) or to the early Spanish colonial period (AD 1520-1550). The report was submitted as two volumes.


Excavation of a Site at Santiago Ahuitzotla, D. F. Mexico (1921)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Alfred M. Tozzer.

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Indians of the Americas (1947)
DOCUMENT Citation Only John Collier.

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Man's Rise to Civilization as Shown by the Indians of North America from Primeval Times to the Coming of the Industrial State (1968)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Peter Farb.

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Morning Star headdress (2010)
IMAGE Timothy Pauketat.

This is an image of a Morning Star headdress. Image courtesy of Tim Pauketat.


Morning Star petroglyph (2010)
IMAGE Timothy Pauketat.

This is an image of a petroglyph depicting the Morning Star. Photo courtesy of Tim Pauketat.


The North Americans of Antiquity: Their Origins, Migrations, and Type of Civilization Considered (1880)
DOCUMENT Citation Only John T. Short.

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