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    Description"The Seventeen papers in this collection deal with various aspects of the relationship between economics and the political units which constituted the Aztec state and its main competitor the Tarascan empire...Until recently Aztec studies were dominated by two rather narrow foci...a preoccupation with the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan coupled with neglect of other cities and the rural countryside, and an over-emphasis on the best-known Native and Spanish chronicles which ignored the vast corpus of lesser known but equally important documentary sources...Fortunately a few archaeologists and ethnohistorians, including the contributors to this volume, insisted on expanding the geographical and conceptual parameters of Aztec studies., They also began to employ recent innovative approaches in archaeology, locational geography, economics, political theory, and history in their quest to understand what really happened in central Mexico during the Postclassic period. The result has been some very exciting new perspectives on this fascinating topic." -Richard A. Diehl; Professor of Anthropology; University of Alabama


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    Title
    Economies and Politics in the Aztec Realm
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by M.G. Hodge, Edited by M.E. Smith
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 478
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 228 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 780 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780942041156
    ISBN 10: 0942041151
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    LC classification: F1219.76.E36 E385 1994
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    Edition statement
    New.
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations, maps, plans
    Publisher
    University at Albany, Institute for Mesoamerican Studies
    Imprint name
    University at Albany, Institute for Mesoamerican Studies
    Publication date
    01 December 1994
    Publication City/Country
    Albany, NY