Black Rock : a Zuni cultural landscape and the meaning of place / William A. Dodge.

To visiting geologists, Black Rock, New Mexico, is a basaltic escarpment and an ideal natural laboratory. To hospital workers, it is a picturesque place to earn a living. To the Zuni, the mesas, arroyos, and the rock itself are a stage on which the passion of their elders is relived. This book explo...

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Main Author: Dodge, William A., 1951-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2007.
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Summary:To visiting geologists, Black Rock, New Mexico, is a basaltic escarpment and an ideal natural laboratory. To hospital workers, it is a picturesque place to earn a living. To the Zuni, the mesas, arroyos, and the rock itself are a stage on which the passion of their elders is relived. This book explores how a shared sense of place evolves over time and through multiple cultures that claim the landscape.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxi, 244 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-239) and index.
ISBN:9781604733150
1604733152
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