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ERIC Number: EJ456353
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0749-6427
Religion and Ritual among the Tarahumara Indians of Northern Mexico: Maintenance of Cultural Autonomy through Resistance and Transformation of Colonizing Symbols.
Arrieta, Olivia
WICAZO SA Review, v8 n2 p11-23 Fall 1992
Discusses various responses by the Tarahumaras of northern Mexico to past and ongoing evangelization by Catholic and Protestant missionaries. Focuses on the adoption of Christian symbols in traditional indigenous rituals and belief systems and the transformation of the symbols of the conqueror into symbols of Tarahumara identity and resistance. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Mexico