Sin and Confession in Colonial Peru: Spanish-Quechua Penitential Texts, 1560-1650

Valutazione media 0
( su 0 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
 
9780292728486: Sin and Confession in Colonial Peru: Spanish-Quechua Penitential Texts, 1560-1650

A central tenet of Catholic religious practice, confession relies upon the use of language between the penitent and his or her confessor. In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, as Spain colonized the Quechua-speaking Andean world, the communication of religious beliefs and practices - especially the practice of confession - to the native population became a primary concern, and as a result, expansive bodies of Spanish ecclesiastic literature were translated into Quechua. In this fascinating study of the semantic changes evident in translations of Catholic catechisms, sermons, and manuals, Regina Harrison demonstrates how the translated texts often retained traces of ancient Andean modes of thought, despite the didactic lessons they contained. In Sin and Confession in Colonial Peru, Harrison draws directly from confession manuals to demonstrate how sin was newly defined in Quechua lexemes, how the role of women was circumscribed to fit Old World patterns, and how new monetized perspectives on labor and trade were taught to the subjugated indigenous peoples of the Andes by means of the Ten Commandments. Although outwardly confession appears to be an instrument of oppression, the reformer Bartolome de Las Casas influenced priests working in the Andes; through their agency, confessional practice ultimately became a political weapon to compel Spanish restitution of Incan lands and wealth. Bringing together an unprecedented study (and translation) of Quechua religious texts with an expansive history of Andean and Spanish transculturation, Harrison uses the lens of confession to understand the vast and telling ways in which language changed at the intersection of culture and religion.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Harrison, Regina
ISBN 10: 0292728484 ISBN 13: 9780292728486
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97802927284860000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 52,01
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Regina Harrison
Editore: University of Texas Press (2014)
ISBN 10: 0292728484 ISBN 13: 9780292728486
Nuovi Quantità: 10
Da
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro University of Texas Press, 2014. HRD. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria CA-9780292728486

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 42,32
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 10,57
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Reginald Harrison
Editore: University of Texas Press
ISBN 10: 0292728484 ISBN 13: 9780292728486
Nuovi Rilegato Quantità: 5
Da
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro University of Texas Press. Hardback. Condizione libro: new. BRAND NEW, Sin and Confession in Colonial Peru: Spanish-quechua Penitential Texts, 1560-1650, Reginald Harrison, A central tenet of Catholic religious practice, confession relies upon the use of language between the penitent and his or her confessor. In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, as Spain colonized the Quechua-speaking Andean world, the communication of religious beliefs and practices - especially the practice of confession - to the native population became a primary concern, and as a result, expansive bodies of Spanish ecclesiastic literature were translated into Quechua. In this fascinating study of the semantic changes evident in translations of Catholic catechisms, sermons, and manuals, Regina Harrison demonstrates how the translated texts often retained traces of ancient Andean modes of thought, despite the didactic lessons they contained. In Sin and Confession in Colonial Peru, Harrison draws directly from confession manuals to demonstrate how sin was newly defined in Quechua lexemes, how the role of women was circumscribed to fit Old World patterns, and how new monetized perspectives on labor and trade were taught to the subjugated indigenous peoples of the Andes by means of the Ten Commandments. Although outwardly confession appears to be an instrument of oppression, the reformer Bartolome de Las Casas influenced priests working in the Andes; through their agency, confessional practice ultimately became a political weapon to compel Spanish restitution of Incan lands and wealth. Bringing together an unprecedented study (and translation) of Quechua religious texts with an expansive history of Andean and Spanish transculturation, Harrison uses the lens of confession to understand the vast and telling ways in which language changed at the intersection of culture and religion. Codice libro della libreria B9780292728486

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 47,63
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,97
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Harrison Regina
Editore: University of Texas Press
ISBN 10: 0292728484 ISBN 13: 9780292728486
Nuovi Quantità: 3
Da
Majestic Books
(London, ,, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro University of Texas Press. Condizione libro: New. pp. 324. Codice libro della libreria 96133500

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 59,28
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,48
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Harrison, Regina
Editore: University of Texas Press (2014)
ISBN 10: 0292728484 ISBN 13: 9780292728486
Nuovi Rilegato Quantità: 1
Da
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro University of Texas Press, 2014. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0292728484

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 73,69
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Harrison, Regina
Editore: University of Texas Press (2014)
ISBN 10: 0292728484 ISBN 13: 9780292728486
Nuovi Rilegato Quantità: 2
Da
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro University of Texas Press, 2014. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110292728484

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 80,80
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 2,74
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi