La colonización del pasado

El imaginario occidental en las crónicas de Alvarado Tezozómoc

La colonización del pasado - Jóse Pantoja Reyes - Colofón Editorial
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Weight: 500 g

This book analyzes the chronicles of Fernando (or Hernado) Alvarado Tezozomoc: Crónica mexicana and Crónica mexicáyotl, written at the end of the 16th century and the beginning of the 17th century. This study starts from the hypothesis that the chronicles known as indigenous were produced in a historical framework of Western culture, a horizon that provided them with meaning and that endowed the Indian chroniclers with the intellectual resources for their elaboration, which supposes that they respond to the colonizing process of the Spaniards and Europeans over the territories that we know today as Americans and, consequently, the production of a discourse that would contribute to legitimize and ennoble the new indigenous elite that was created after the conquest and that is considered as her debtor. In such a way that the chronicles of Alvarado Tezozomoc contributed to the creation more


Book: La colonización del pasado

ISBN: 9786078563098
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