John D. Monaghan



PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1986


Mexico, Latin America

Topics of Interest

Cultural anthropology, anthropology and history, religion, agrarian movements

Selected Publications
2003 John Monaghan, Arthur A. Joyce and Ronald Spores
Transformations of the Indigenous Cacicazgo in the Nineteenth Century. Ethnohistory 50(1): 131-150
2000 Monaghan, John and Barbara Edmonson
Ethnology. Austin: University of Texas Press.
2000 Monaghan, John and Peter Just
Social and Cultural Anthropology: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press.
1996 Monaghan, John
Fiesta Finance in Mesoamerica and the Origins of a Gift Exchange System. The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 2(3): 499-516.
1995 Monaghan, John
The Covenants With Earth and Rain: Exchange, Sacrifice, and Revelation in Mixtec Sociality. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.
1987 John Monaghan and Robert Hill

Continuities in Highland Maya Social Organization: Ethnohistory in Sacapulas, Guatemala. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.

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