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Title The archaeology of communities : a new world perspective / edited by Marcello A. Canuto and Jason Yaeger
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2000

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Description 1 online resource (xv, 271 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents 1. Introducting an archaeology of communities / Jason Yaeger and Marcello A. Canuto -- 2. Politicization and community in the pre-Columbian Mississippi Valley / Timothy R. Pauketat -- 3. Heterarchy and hierarchy : the community plan as institution in Cahokia's polity / Mark W. Mehrer -- 4. Making Pueblo communities : architectural discourse at Kotyiti, New Mexico / Robert W. Preucel -- 5. Between the household and the empire : structural relationships within and among Aztec communities and polities / Timothy S. Hare -- 6. "Crafting" communities : the materialization of formative Maya identities / Mary Lee Bartlett and Patricia A. McAnany -- 7. The social construction of communities in the classic Maya countryside : strategies of affiliation in western Belize / Jason Yaeger -- 8. Heterarchy, history, and material reality : "communities" in late classic Honduras / Rosemary A. Joyce and Julia A. Hendon -- 9. Gender, status, and community in early formative Valdivia society / James A. Zeidler -- 10. Communities without borders : the vertical archipelago and diaspora communities in the southern Andes / Paul S. Goldstein -- 11. Archaeological considerations of "Appalachian" identity : community-based archaeology in the Blue Ridge Mountains / Audrey J. Horning -- 12. Toward an archaeology of communities / Joyce Marcus -- 13. What we should be studying : the "imagined community" and the "natural community" / William H. Isbell
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Ethnoarchaeology -- America
Indians -- Antiquities.
Indians -- Social life and customs.
Land settlement patterns -- America
Social archaeology -- America
Antiquities.
Ethnoarchaeology.
Indians -- Antiquities.
Indians -- Social life and customs.
Land settlement patterns.
Social archaeology.
America -- Antiquities.
America.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Canuto, Marcello A., 1969- http://viaf.org/viaf/118307275
Yaeger, Jason, 1969- http://viaf.org/viaf/17403284
ISBN 0203354931
041522277X
0415222788
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9780203354933
9780415222778
9780415222785
9781135125363
9781135125431
9781135125516