The Resource Sayings of the ancestors : the spiritual life of the Sibundoy Indians, John Holmes McDowell

Sayings of the ancestors : the spiritual life of the Sibundoy Indians, John Holmes McDowell

Label
Sayings of the ancestors : the spiritual life of the Sibundoy Indians
Title
Sayings of the ancestors
Title remainder
the spiritual life of the Sibundoy Indians
Statement of responsibility
John Holmes McDowell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Sibundoy valley of southwestern Colombia is the home of a unique Indian culture -- one that blends Incan elements with those of the aboriginal natives. Moreover, Sibundoy bridges two domains, the Andean highlands and the Amazonian basin, and inter-mixed with all of these elements are European influences, particularly folk and orthodox Catholicism. From this cultural enclave, John McDowell presents here a body of oral material collected from the Santiago Ingano community. This corpus of material is made up of some 200 ""sayings of the ancestors, "" proverb-like statements, many concerned with
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
299/.8
Index
index present
LC call number
F2270.2.I53
LC item number
M33 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Sayings of the ancestors : the spiritual life of the Sibundoy Indians, John Holmes McDowell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Muscuycunamanda; 3 Tapiacunamanda; 4 The Ancestral World; 5 The Spirit Realm; 6 The Cycle of Code Application; 7 Sibundoy Folk Religion; Appendix: A Note on the Inga Language; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn900345253
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813163956
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt129b2hz
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32972179
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)900345253
  • pebcs0813163951

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