By Robert M. Carmack,Garry Sparks
This booklet additionally comprises translations of 2 different pastoral texts (parts of a songbook and a catechism) and 8 early records by way of K'iche' and Kaqchikel Maya authors who engaged the Theologia Indorum. those texts, written in Highland Mayan languages either by way of fellow Dominicans and by means of Highland Maya elites show the broader impact of Vico's ethnographic strategy shared via a specific university of Dominicans. Altogether, The Americas' First Theologies presents a wealthy documentary case instance of the interpretation, reception, and response to Christian suggestion within the indigenous Americas
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