From Señor Natural to Siervo de Dios: The Transition of Nahua Nobility Under Spanish Rule, 1540-1600

@inproceedings{Retzbach2014FromSN,
  title={From Se{\~A}±or Natural to Siervo de Dios: The Transition of Nahua Nobility Under Spanish Rule, 1540-1600},
  author={Shannon A. Retzbach},
  year={2014}
}
  • Shannon A. Retzbach
  • Published 2014
  • History
  • After the arrival of the Spanish, the role of indigenous Nahua leadership shifted in em phasis and m anifested in different ways. The primary physical altercations ended in 1521, and after twenty years of establishm ent, Franciscan writers and educators began to d issem inate information about their Nahua constituents. Using the concept of the ‘Noble H ouse’ to imagine the role of indigenous leaders, I a s s e s s the diminishing and changing roles to which the nobility adapted . New skills… CONTINUE READING