Estructura en los Andes Antiguos

  • Shinya WATANABE / 2013.9
  • JPY 5,714 / A5 size, hardcover, 314 pages
  • bookdesign: Tamon YAHAGI

Why did the Inca Empire quickly dominate vast areas?
It dates back to BC and extracts the structure of the Inca royalty by decoding the Andean iconographic materials. We approach the background of the expansion of the empire. Spanish version of the second edition, “Formation of the Inca Empire” published previously.
(ISBN 9784861103711)

Table of contents

Capitulo 1: Kuntur Wasi? genesis de la estructura
Capitulo 2: Tiwanaku ? transformacion
Capitulo 3: Estructura ritual y politica en el Imperio inca
Capitulo 4: Estructura andina ? modelo tetraedrico


Born in Aizu, Fukishima in March 1973. His major is archaeology of the Andes and cultural anthropology. He has been continuing the investigation about Peru from 1995. He graduated from the Faculty of literature at Tokyo University, received M.A. and completed the doctoral program at Tokyo University, Japan. Ph.D.. After holding full-time lecturer, currently the Associate Professor of the Faculty of literature at Nanzan University. In his book “Establishment of the Inca Empire: Social Dynamics and Structure of the Spanish Andean Society” and “Estructura en los Andes Antiguos” (Shumpusha Publishing).

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