The Resource Word and image in Maya culture : explorations in language, writing, and representation, edited by William F. Hanks and Don S. Rice

Word and image in Maya culture : explorations in language, writing, and representation, edited by William F. Hanks and Don S. Rice

Label
Word and image in Maya culture : explorations in language, writing, and representation
Title
Word and image in Maya culture
Title remainder
explorations in language, writing, and representation
Statement of responsibility
edited by William F. Hanks and Don S. Rice
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F1435.3.P6
LC item number
W67 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hanks, William F
  • Rice, Don S.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayan languages
  • Maya art
  • Mayan languages
  • Mayas
  • Arte maya
  • Lenguas mayas
  • Langues maya-quiché
  • Art maya
  • Langues maya-quiché
  • Maya art
  • Mayan languages
  • Mayan languages
  • Maya's
  • Beeldvorming
Label
Word and image in Maya culture : explorations in language, writing, and representation, edited by William F. Hanks and Don S. Rice
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Historical contexts and interpretive themes / Don S. Rice -- Word and image in a semiotic perspective / William F. Hanks -- The representational conventions of Mayan hieroglyphic writing / John S. Justeson -- The last gasp of Maya hieroglyphic writing in the Book of Chilam Balam of Chumayel and Chan Kan / Victoria R. Bricker -- The morphosyntactic basis of discourse structure in glyphic text in the Dresden Codex / Charles A. Hofling -- The names of a king : hieroglyphic variants as a key to decipherment / Floyd Lounsbury -- Elements of Maya style / William F. Hanks -- The 819-day-count : a soulful mechanism / Barbara MacLeod -- Twin gods and quiche rulers : the relation between divine power and kingly rule in the Popul Vuh / Carol Hendrickson -- Olmec vessel with a crayfish icon : an early rebus / Brian Stross
  • The preclassic origins of Maya writing : a Highland perspective / Robert J. Sharer -- Comparing Maya image and text / Arthur G. Miller -- Narrative in classic Maya art / Dorie Reents-Budet -- Transformations : relationships between image and text in the ceramic paintings of the metropolitan master / Marvin Cohodas -- Dead kings and living temples : dedication and termination rituals among the ancient Maya / David A. Freidel and Linda Schele -- The dynastic history of Naranjo : the late period / Michael P. Closs -- Builders of Tikal : archaeology and history / Christopher Jones -- Jaguar and serpent foot : iconography as astronomy / Arthur Schlak -- Construction and cosmology : politics and ideology in lowland Maya settlement patterns / Wendy Ashmore
  • Star warriors at Chichen Itza / Virginia E. Miller -- Reptiles and rulership : a stylistic analysis of Peten postclassic pottery / Prudence M. Rice -- The painted walls of Xibalba : Maya cave painting as evidence of cave ritual / Andrea Stone -- Yucatec sacred breads through time / Bruce Love -- Ritual humor in classic Maya religion / Karl Taube
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
385 pages
Isbn
9780874803143
Lccn
89014817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19921358
  • (OCoLC)ocm19921358
Label
Word and image in Maya culture : explorations in language, writing, and representation, edited by William F. Hanks and Don S. Rice
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Historical contexts and interpretive themes / Don S. Rice -- Word and image in a semiotic perspective / William F. Hanks -- The representational conventions of Mayan hieroglyphic writing / John S. Justeson -- The last gasp of Maya hieroglyphic writing in the Book of Chilam Balam of Chumayel and Chan Kan / Victoria R. Bricker -- The morphosyntactic basis of discourse structure in glyphic text in the Dresden Codex / Charles A. Hofling -- The names of a king : hieroglyphic variants as a key to decipherment / Floyd Lounsbury -- Elements of Maya style / William F. Hanks -- The 819-day-count : a soulful mechanism / Barbara MacLeod -- Twin gods and quiche rulers : the relation between divine power and kingly rule in the Popul Vuh / Carol Hendrickson -- Olmec vessel with a crayfish icon : an early rebus / Brian Stross
  • The preclassic origins of Maya writing : a Highland perspective / Robert J. Sharer -- Comparing Maya image and text / Arthur G. Miller -- Narrative in classic Maya art / Dorie Reents-Budet -- Transformations : relationships between image and text in the ceramic paintings of the metropolitan master / Marvin Cohodas -- Dead kings and living temples : dedication and termination rituals among the ancient Maya / David A. Freidel and Linda Schele -- The dynastic history of Naranjo : the late period / Michael P. Closs -- Builders of Tikal : archaeology and history / Christopher Jones -- Jaguar and serpent foot : iconography as astronomy / Arthur Schlak -- Construction and cosmology : politics and ideology in lowland Maya settlement patterns / Wendy Ashmore
  • Star warriors at Chichen Itza / Virginia E. Miller -- Reptiles and rulership : a stylistic analysis of Peten postclassic pottery / Prudence M. Rice -- The painted walls of Xibalba : Maya cave painting as evidence of cave ritual / Andrea Stone -- Yucatec sacred breads through time / Bruce Love -- Ritual humor in classic Maya religion / Karl Taube
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
385 pages
Isbn
9780874803143
Lccn
89014817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19921358
  • (OCoLC)ocm19921358

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