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Putting the Heart Back in the Court: Ballcourts and Ritual Action in Mesoamerica
(1994)
  • John Fox, SIT Graduate Institute
Abstract

Ph.D. dissertation based on my field research in Honduras exploring the social/political function and ritual use of ancient ballcourts once found in cities throughout Mexico and Central America

Keywords
  • ballcourt,
  • mesoamerica,
  • ballgame,
  • maya,
  • ritual,
  • honduras
Disciplines
Publication Date
1994
Publisher
Doctoral Dissertation, Dept. of Anthropology, Harvard University
Citation Information
John Fox. Putting the Heart Back in the Court: Ballcourts and Ritual Action in Mesoamerica. (1994)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/john_fox/16/