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Food Power And Resistance In The Andes

Author : Alison Krögel
ISBN : 9780739147610
Genre : Social Science
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Food, Power, and Resistance explores the ways in which artistic representations of food and cooks often convey subversive meanings that resist attempts to locate indigenous Andeans-and Quechua women in particular-at the margins of power. This book offers a dynamic, interdisciplinary study of how food's symbolic and pragmatic meanings influence access to power and the possibility of resistance in the colonial and contemporary Andes.

Gott Essen

Author : Anselm Schubert
ISBN : 9783406700569
Genre : Religion
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Von Milch, Honig und Käse über Brot und Wein bis zu Cola und Kokosnuss: Anselm Schubert erzählt die Geschichte des Abendmahls von den frühen Christen bis heute erstmals mit Blick auf die verwendeten Nahrungsmittel. Seine glänzend geschriebene Darstellung lässt uns das Christentum und seine heiligste Handlung mit anderen Augen sehen. „Nehmet, esset: Das ist mein Leib ..., das ist mein Blut.“ Mit diesen Worten setzt Jesus in der Bibel das Abendmahl ein. Doch heute wissen wir, dass sich die christliche Eucharistie aus dem antiken Symposion entwickelte. So blieb lange umstritten, was in der Kirche als Leib Gottes gegessen und getrunken werden durfte: Käse, Fisch und Gemüse? Milch, Saft und Honig? Oder doch nur Brot, und wenn ja, gesäuert oder ungesäuert? Roter oder weißer Wein, Priesterkelch oder Laienkelch? Die Unsicherheiten haben sich in der Moderne noch vermehrt: Ist der Einzelkelch nicht hygienischer? Geht es auch alkoholfrei und glutenfrei? Und was machen Christen in postkolonialen Zeiten in Ländern ohne Weizen und Wein? Sind hier auch Cola, Kokosnuss und Bananensaft zulässig? Anselm Schubert erschließt das Abendmahl von der Food History aus und macht so zentrale theologische Debatten von der Antike bis Slow Food ganz neu verständlich. Das Ergebnis ist eine höchst überraschende kleine Kulturgeschichte des Christentums für eine große Leserschaft.

Kawsay Vida

Author : Rosaleen Howard
ISBN : 9780292754447
Genre : Foreign Language Study
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Kawsay Vida is a course book and interactive multimedia program on DVD for the teaching and learning of the Quechua language from beginner to advanced levels. The course book is based on contemporary Bolivian Quechua, while the multimedia program contains a section on Bolivian Quechua (beginner to intermediate levels) and a section on southern Peruvian Quechua (advanced level). The book provides a practical introduction to spoken Quechua through the medium of English, while the multimedia program offers a choice of English or Spanish as the medium of instruction. The video clips introduce us to Quechua speakers in the valleys of Northern Potosí (Bolivia) and Cuzco (Peru), giving a sense of immediacy that the printed page cannot achieve, and highlighting the social and cultural settings in which the language is spoken. The DVD is available for both PC and Macintosh platforms. The book contains twenty-two units of study. As students work through these, cross-references take them to relevant sections of the DVD. The Bolivian and Peruvian Quechua sections of the multimedia program are divided into thematically and grammatically ordered modules, which introduce users to different aspects of Andean life, while progressing language learning in a structured way. Users engage with the audio, video, and visual material contained in the DVD through a range of interactive exercises, which reinforce listening and comprehension skills. Once familiarity with the language is acquired, the multimedia program may be used independently from the book.

The Routledge History Of Food

Author : Carol Helstosky
ISBN : 9781317621133
Genre : History
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The history of food is one of the fastest growing areas of historical investigation, incorporating methods and theories from cultural, social, and women’s history while forging a unique perspective on the past. The Routledge History of Food takes a global approach to this topic, focusing on the period from 1500 to the present day. Arranged chronologically, this title contains 17 originally commissioned chapters by experts in food history or related topics. Each chapter focuses on a particular theme, idea or issue in the history of food. The case studies discussed in these essays illuminate the more general trends of the period, providing the reader with insight into the large-scale and dramatic changes in food history through an understanding of how these developments sprang from a specific geographic and historical context. Examining the history of economic, technological, and cultural interactions between cultures and charting the corresponding developments in food history, The Routledge History of Food challenges readers' assumptions about what and how people have eaten, bringing fresh perspectives to well-known historical developments. It is the perfect guide for all students of social and cultural history.

The Andean World

Author : Linda J. Seligmann
ISBN : 9781317220787
Genre : Social Science
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This comprehensive reference offers an authoritative overview of Andean lifeways. It provides valuable historical context, and demonstrates the relevance of learning about the Andes in light of contemporary events and debates. The volume covers the ecology and pre-Columbian history of the region, and addresses key themes such as cosmology, aesthetics, gender and household relations, modes of economic production, exchange, and consumption, postcolonial legacies, identities, political organization and movements, and transnational interconnections. With over 40 essays by expert contributors that highlight the breadth and depth of Andean worlds, this is an essential resource for students and scholars alike.

New Books On Women Gender And Feminism

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Revista Canadiense De Estudios Hisp Nicos

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ISBN : UCSD:31822041207325
Genre : Civilization, Hispanic
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Die Stimmen Der Tr Ume

Author : Rosario Ferré
ISBN : 9783105621066
Genre : Fiction
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So launenhaft wie die Natur Puerto Ricos sind auch die Menschen, die dort leben. Vor allem die fünf schönen Töchter der Plantagenbesitzerfamilie Rivas de Santillana, die im Mittelpunkt dieser karibischen Familiensaga stehen. Das schwierige Verhältnis Elviras zu ihrer Mutter Clarissa ist für sie Anlaß, die Geschichte ihrer Familie zu erzählen und sich selbst auf diese Weise besser zu verstehen. Über drei Generationen hinweg spannen sich ihre Geschichten voller Humor, aber auch voller Tränen. (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)

Globalisierung Im Lokalen Kontext

Author : Roman Loimeier
ISBN : 9783825869830
Genre : Africa
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