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Offering a pioneering interpretation of the “crowned nun” portrait, this book explores how visual culture contributed to local identity formation at a time when the colonial Church instituted major reforms that radically changed the face of New Spain’s convents and religious character.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright, Dedication
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  1. Contents
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  1. List of Illustrations
  2. pp. ix-xii
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  1. List of Abbreviations
  2. pp. xiii-xiv
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. xv-xx
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. 1-13
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  1. 1. Women’s Religious Pathways in New Spain
  2. pp. 14-34
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  1. 2. New Spanish Portraiture and Portraits of Nuns
  2. pp. 35-68
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  1. 3. Euro-Christian Precedents in the Crowned-Nun Image
  2. pp. 69-92
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  1. 4. Indigenous Contributions to Convent Arts and Culture
  2. pp. 93-121
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  1. 5. The Profession Portrait in a Time of Crisis
  2. pp. 122-147
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  1. 6. Colonial Identity Rhetorics
  2. pp. 148-172
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  1. Epilogue
  2. pp. 173-178
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  1. Notes
  2. pp. 179-214
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  1. Glossary
  2. pp. 215-218
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  1. Bibliography
  2. pp. 219-238
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 239-252
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  1. Color Images
  2. pp. 253-268
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780292753167
Print ISBN
9780292753150
MARC Record
OCLC
864139422
Pages
288
Launched on MUSE
2014-02-18
Language
English
Open Access
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