The “Mayanized” Mexicans

@article{Mcvicker1985TheM,
  title={The “Mayanized” Mexicans},
  author={Donald E. Mcvicker},
  journal={American Antiquity},
  year={1985},
  volume={50},
  pages={82 - 101}
}
After study of the murals recently discovered at Cacaxtla, Tlaxcala, Mexico, I conclude: (1) that the role played by the Late Classic Maya in the central Mexican highlands during the period A.D. 700—900 was much greater than previously assumed; (2) that a post-Teotihuacán art style and mythology was carried into the central Mexican highlands by conquering people from the Gulf Coast lowlands; and (3) that the term “Mexicanized Maya” can be reasonably rendered “Mayanized Mexican,” particularly in… 

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