The relación de Michoacán (1539-1541) and the politics of representation in colonial Mexico

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Through close readings of the painted images in a major sixteenth-century illustrated manuscript, this book demonstrates the critical role that images played in ethnic identity formation and politics in colonial Mexico.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherUniversity of Texas Press
Number of pages269
ISBN (Print)9781477301067, 9780292771383
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015


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  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)

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