Lima: EDICIONES EL LECTOR, 2021. First Edition. Paperback. 452p., wrps. new. Item #76019
Translated by Francisco Fuentes. Original title: "The Archaeology of Wak'as. Explorations of the Sacred in the Pre-Columbian Andes. "The Andean wak’as play a central role in understanding the social philosophies, cosmologies, materialities, temporalities, and constructions of the Andean World. In this book, Andean academic specialists present innovative methods and new theoretical frameworks for interpreting the cultural details of Andean ontologies and notions of the sacred. This study integrates linguistic, ethnohistoric, ethnographic and archaeological data on the culture of the Andean wak’as.