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Florfscano1st edition Pasado y Presentepages. Also really appreciated the comparative study of gods in other religions who play similar roles.

Luis Laguardia rated it really liked it May 12, In essence, he posits that the mythical man-god, Quetzalcoatl, was “born” not in Tula, as has been proposed since the s, but rather in Teotihuacan, and is thus a much older legend than currently accepted. Specifically he considers fnrique legend of Ce Acatl Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl, the quasi-historical figure who ruled in Tula. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Return to Book Page.

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Omar marked it as to-read Jul 31, Florescano posits that the Tollan of the myths is not Tula, Hidalgo, as has been accepted for the last few decades, but rather Teotihuacan.

Quetzalcóatl y los mitos fundadores de Mesoamérica

Juan Jose rated it it was amazing Jan 31, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Ayesha rated it it was amazing Apr 11, Julie Black rated it it was amazing Oct 24, Ali rated it liked it May 08, Alan Castellanos rated quegzalcoatl really liked it Oct 27, In the first, Florescano considers corn as the essential element in Mesoamerican culture. In the seventh chapter he traces the importance of Ehecatl and his confusion with Quetzalcoatl.

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Nevertheless, it does contradict much of what has been A must read for all concerned. Open Preview See a Problem? Aaron rated it really liked it May 14, The god associated with him, however, quetzalcoal one of the avatars of Quetzalcoatl, namely Ehecatl, quetzalcoat, of wind, whom Florescano argues is one of the gods of creation at Teotihuacan.

Specifically he considers the legend of Ce Acatl Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl, the quasi-historical quegzalcoatl who ruled in Tula.

Quetzalcóatl y los mitos fundadores de Mesoamérica by Enrique Florescano

The eighth chapter focuses solely on the representation of Quetzalcoatl among the Mexica. Learn more about Amazon Prime.


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Chapter topics include the diverse manifestations of Quetzalcoatl, the god as civilizing hero, interpretations of his role in creation stories and other myths, and a comparative study of Quetzalcoat, as one of the offspring of the Mother Goddess similar to divinities such as Dumuzi, Tammuz, Osiris, Adonis, and Persephone, from other classical cultures.

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The Myth of Quetzalcoatl by Enrique Florescano

Explore the Home Gift Guide. He focuses especially on the legends of the young maize god as well as the other stories of rebirth and regeneration from the Popol Vuh. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. In ehrique fourth chapter, Florescano looks at the presence of the Quetzalcoatl myth in the iconography of several Post-Classic sites, including Xochicalco, Cacaxtla, and Cholula.