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Chavin and the Rise of Religious Authority

Kanopy (Firm)
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Video; Streaming Video; Online
Summary
The Peruvian site of Chavin marks the emergence of religion as the focus of public art. Study Chavin's distinctive architecture, with images of its characteristic "fanged deity." Learn about later religious iconography and artifacts at Chavin suggesting that it was the center of a cult that spread to other sites in the region.
Performers
Features: Edwin Barnhart Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Release Date
2012
Language
In English
Notes
  • Title from title frames.
  • In Process Record.
Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2015.
Recording Info
Originally produced by The Teaching Company/The Great Courses in 2012.
Publisher no.
1148783 Kanopy
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1 online resource (streaming video file) : digital, sound, color
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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