José Berenguer

  • Carole Sinclaire-Aguirre
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-51726-1_3346-1

Basic Biographical Information

José Berenguer obtained his licentiate degree in prehistory and archaeology from the Universidad de Chile (UCH) in 1975 and his Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2002. He had begun his higher education as a geography major at UCH in 1971 but was unable to complete that program owing to the military coup that occurred in Chile in 1973. However, he credits those early studies with instilling a certain geographical orientation in his research. Dr. Berenguer served as professor in UCH’s Department of Anthropology from 1978 to 1982 and from 1992 to 1999. In 1979, he worked as an investigator at the Instituto Otavaleño de Antropología in Ecuador. He is currently head curator at the Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino (www.precolombino.cl), where he has curated approximately 30 exhibitions, edited more than 20 exhibit catalogs, and served as editor in chief of the institution’s scientific journal for more than three...

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References

  1. Berenguer, José. 1995. El arte rupestre de Taira en el contexto de los problemas de la arqueología atacameña. Chungará 27 (1): 7–43.Google Scholar
  2. Berenguer, José. 1998. La iconografía del poder en Tiwanaku y su rol en la integración de zonas de frontera. Boletín del Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino 7: 19–37.Google Scholar
  3. Berenguer, J. 2002. Tráfico de caravanas, interacción interregional y cambio cultural en la prehistoria tardía del desierto de Atacama. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Illinois, at Urbana-Champaign.Google Scholar
  4. Berenguer, José. 2006. Señales en la cabeza. Los tocados de Wirakocha en el norte de Chile/Head emblems. Wirakocha’s headdresses in Northern Chile. In Gorros del desierto/Headdresses from the desert, ed. Luis Cornejo, 8–90. Santiago: Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino.Google Scholar
  5. Berenguer, José. 2007. El camino inka del Alto Loa y la creación del espacio provincial en Atacama. In Producción y circulación prehispánicas de bienes en el sur andino, ed. Axel Nielsen et al., 413–443. Córdoba: Editorial Brujas.Google Scholar
  6. Berenguer, José, and Percy Dauelsberg. 1989. El Norte Grande en la órbita de Tiwanaku. In Culturas de Chile, Prehistoria, ed. Jorge Hidalgo, Carlos Aldunate, Virgilio Schaippacasse, and Iván Solimano, 129–180. Santiago: Editorial Andrés Bello.Google Scholar
  7. Berenguer, José, and José Luis Martínez. 1986. Camelids in the Andes: Rock art, environment and myths. In Animals into art, ed. Howard Morphy, 390–416. London: Unwin Hyman.Google Scholar
  8. Berenguer, José, and Diego Salazar. 2017. Territorialización del modelo minero inkaico en el río Salado: Una aglomeración productiva entre Lípez y San Pedro de Atacama. Boletín del Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino 22 (1): 51–69.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. Berenguer, José, Carlos Aldunate, Victoria Castro, Luis Cornejo, and Carole Sinclaire. 1985. Secuencia del arte rupestre en el Alto Loa: Una hipótesis de trabajo. In Estudios en arte rupestre, ed. Carlos Aldunate, José Berenguer, and Victoria Castro, 87–105. Santiago: Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Curator DepartmentMuseo Chileno de Arte PrecolombinoSantiagoChile

Section editors and affiliations

  • Claire Smith
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  1. 1.Department of ArchaeologyFlinders UniversityAdelaideAustralia