The Heart of the Matter

The Heart of the Matter

for $ 19.99 , or download a preview

19.99 The Heart of the Matter https://covers.feedbooks.net/item/2214792.jpg?t=1501678466 http://www.feedbooks.com/item/2214792/the-heart-of-the-matter?utm_medium=uwishlist&utm_source=amazon

Can a culture have a theme that unifies seemingly unrelated practices? In this volume, Collins suggests that Maya-Mam customs as different as constructing a house, staying healthy, seeking God, disciplining children, agreeing to a contract, or just speaking the language, all originate from the same concept- a search for the center. This is far more than mere balance, long recognized as a Mayan cultural value. Rather, center space is a place of physical and metaphysical… (more)