Study of Aztec and Mixtec religion, ritual, and philosophy as exemplified in works of art, architecture, civic planning, cosmology, literary works, and painted books (codices). Case studies include the Aztec Great Temple, the Codex Borgia, and the Codex Mendoza, as well as the art of the ancestral city of Teotihuacan.
Satisfies a major requirement in Anthropology
Satisfies the Historical Thought distribution requirement.
(Not offered 2015-2016; offered in alternating years.)