Lima: Fondo Editorial de la Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2008. b/w and color plates (1 fldg.), tbls., chts., maps, bibls., wrps. , ISSN: 1029-2004. Item #82150
14 contributions. Contents are: Bog voices and little voices of public forums in Andean discourse / Tom D. Dillehay -- Fractal exchange in a canibal cosmology: dynamics of oppisition and amity in amazonian festivals / Beth A. Conklin -- Ritual persistence among hunter and gatherers of the Pampean Llanura of Argentina / Gustabo Politis -- Ritual and consumption in the construction of public spaces during the later archaic period: the case of cerro lampay site / Rafael Vega-Centeno -- Feasting and social integration in the formative period: new evidence from Cerro Blanco, lower Nopeña Valley / Hugo Ikehara & Koichiro Shibata --Sunken courts, ritual encounters and Tiwanaku's rise as a panregional religious center / John W. Janusek -- Who were invited? temporal and functional changes in public spaces as a reflection of shifting leadership strategies at Pukara during the lare formative period / Elizabeth Klarich -- Encounters and the foundation of Wari Statecraft / Patrick R. Williams -- Circular Kancha: theatres of social interaction in the North Highlands of Perú / Alexander Herrera -- Monumental architecture of late intermediate period Cuzco: continuities of ritual reciprocity and statecraft between the middle and late horizons / Gordon McEwan -- Musica feasts and chiefs in El Infiernito, Colombia: an analysis of the relation between festivals and political organization / Carl Langebaek -- The plaza and the feast: countryard's function in the prehispanic public architecture of the late periods / Krzysztof Makowski -- hospitality and exchange in the Mesothermal Valleys of northwest Argentina / Weronica Williams -- The flower in Inca ritual cycles / Eleonora Mulvany -- feasts and theirs remains: some final thoughts / Tere Kaulicke. Summaries and tables of contents in English and Spanish.