EL IMAGINARIO TEOTIHUACANO: EL ESPACIO URBANO COMO ESPACIO SIMBÓLICO. (Spanish)

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      The imaginary teotihuacano: The urban space as a space symbolic. (English)
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      This paper provides a brief analysis of the relationship between the "imaginary" as anthropological and epistemological category, and the origin of cities and their spatial organization, is taken as an example the study of Teotihuacán. We note how the organization of space in Teotihuacán is symbolic and represents a particular aspect of the imaginary, or, the urban space organized as a symbolic space reveals the urban imaginary of Teotihuacán culture. The symbolic imagination is fully expressed in the ancient cities as Teotihuacan. By way of conclusion, we refer briefly to the historical process through which the imagination is constantly degraded by economic rationality causing serious impact on all aspects of human life and, of course, in the city, the organization of its urban space and its inhabitants. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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      En este trabajo se hace un breve análisis de la relación entre el "imaginario", como categoría antropológica y gnoseológica, y el origen de las ciudades y su organización espacial, se toma como ejemplo el estudio de Teotihuacán. Observamos cómo la organización del espacio en Teotihuacán es simbólica y representa un aspecto concreto del imaginario, es decir, el espacio urbano organizado como espacio simbólico revela el imaginario urbano de la cultura teotihuacana. La imaginación simbólica se expresa plenamente en las ciudades antiguas como Teotihuacán. A modo de conclusiones, nos referimos de manera breve al proceso histórico a través del cual la imaginación es constantemente degrada por la racionalidad económica, provocando un grave impacto en todos los aspectos de la vida humana y, por supuesto, en la ciudad, la organización de su espacio urbano y sus habitantes. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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