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The Resource Ancient Mesoamerica: a comparison of change in three regions

Ancient Mesoamerica: a comparison of change in three regions

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Ancient Mesoamerica: a comparison of change in three regions
Title
Ancient Mesoamerica: a comparison of change in three regions
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Subject
Language
eng
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UkLiU
Index
no index present
LC call number
F1219
LC item number
.A595 1993
Literary form
non fiction
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Blanton, Richard E
Series statement
New studies in archaeology
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  • Indians of Mexico
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Indians of Central America
  • Indians of Central America
Label
Ancient Mesoamerica: a comparison of change in three regions
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-277) and indexes
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. The growth of Mesoamerican archaeology and ethnohistory. Pioneering research. Ethnohistory. The discovery of early culture horizons. Settlement patterns. The Valley of Mexico. The Valley of Oaxaca. The eastern lowlands. Progress in Mesoamerican research. Thinking about Mesoamerican civilization. An approach to cultural evolution. Societal taxonomies. Explaining social change -- Special topic 1. The origins of a market system in the Valley of Oaxaca -- Special topic 2. Was there a profit motive in prehispanic Mesoamerica? -- Special topic 3. A measure of ceramic production steps -- 2. Preceramic Mesoamerica. The earliest Mesoamericans. Paleo-Indians in Mesoamerica. The Archaic period. Domesticated plants. The Archaic sequences. The Archaic in richer environments. Archaic trends
  • The Middle Formative (Guadalupe phase, 850-600 B.C., and Rosario phase, 600-500 B.C.). Monte Alban Early I (500-350 B.C.). Monte Alban Late I (350-200 B.C.). Monte Alban II (200 B.C.-A.D. 300). Monte Alban IIIA (A.D. 300-500). Monte Alban IIIB (A.D. 500-750). Monte Alban IV (A.D. 750-1000). Monte Alban V (A.D. 1000-1520) -- 4. The Valley of Mexico. Environment. Chronology. Settlement pattern history of the Valley of Mexico. The Early Horizon (1400-9003.C.). The Zacatenco phase (900-600 B.C.). The Ticoman phase (600-150 B.C.). The Patlachique phase (150 B.C.-A.D. 1). The Tzacualli phase (A.D. 1-100). The Middle Horizon (A.D. 200-750). The collapse of Teotihuacan. The Coyotlatelco phase (A.D. 750-950). The Mazapan phase (A.D. 950-1200). The Early Aztec phase (A.D. 1200-1400) and the Late Aztec phase (A.D. 1400-1520)
  • 5. The eastern lowlands. The setting -- Special topic 4. Agriculture in a finely grained, tropical environment. The Early Preclassic Period. The Middle Preclassic Period. The Late Preclassic and the Terminal Preclassic. The Classic Period. The collapse and the Early Postclassic Period. The Late Postclassic Period. Evolutionary trends in the eastern lowlands -- 6. Comparisons and conclusions. Population dynamics. The state in Mesoamerica. The problem of state origins. State dynamics. On the dynamic relationship between states and market systems. Secular trends in state-market relations. Studying macroregional evolution. What is Mesoamerica?
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 284 pages
Isbn
9780521446068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Ancient Mesoamerica: a comparison of change in three regions
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-277) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. The growth of Mesoamerican archaeology and ethnohistory. Pioneering research. Ethnohistory. The discovery of early culture horizons. Settlement patterns. The Valley of Mexico. The Valley of Oaxaca. The eastern lowlands. Progress in Mesoamerican research. Thinking about Mesoamerican civilization. An approach to cultural evolution. Societal taxonomies. Explaining social change -- Special topic 1. The origins of a market system in the Valley of Oaxaca -- Special topic 2. Was there a profit motive in prehispanic Mesoamerica? -- Special topic 3. A measure of ceramic production steps -- 2. Preceramic Mesoamerica. The earliest Mesoamericans. Paleo-Indians in Mesoamerica. The Archaic period. Domesticated plants. The Archaic sequences. The Archaic in richer environments. Archaic trends
  • The Middle Formative (Guadalupe phase, 850-600 B.C., and Rosario phase, 600-500 B.C.). Monte Alban Early I (500-350 B.C.). Monte Alban Late I (350-200 B.C.). Monte Alban II (200 B.C.-A.D. 300). Monte Alban IIIA (A.D. 300-500). Monte Alban IIIB (A.D. 500-750). Monte Alban IV (A.D. 750-1000). Monte Alban V (A.D. 1000-1520) -- 4. The Valley of Mexico. Environment. Chronology. Settlement pattern history of the Valley of Mexico. The Early Horizon (1400-9003.C.). The Zacatenco phase (900-600 B.C.). The Ticoman phase (600-150 B.C.). The Patlachique phase (150 B.C.-A.D. 1). The Tzacualli phase (A.D. 1-100). The Middle Horizon (A.D. 200-750). The collapse of Teotihuacan. The Coyotlatelco phase (A.D. 750-950). The Mazapan phase (A.D. 950-1200). The Early Aztec phase (A.D. 1200-1400) and the Late Aztec phase (A.D. 1400-1520)
  • 5. The eastern lowlands. The setting -- Special topic 4. Agriculture in a finely grained, tropical environment. The Early Preclassic Period. The Middle Preclassic Period. The Late Preclassic and the Terminal Preclassic. The Classic Period. The collapse and the Early Postclassic Period. The Late Postclassic Period. Evolutionary trends in the eastern lowlands -- 6. Comparisons and conclusions. Population dynamics. The state in Mesoamerica. The problem of state origins. State dynamics. On the dynamic relationship between states and market systems. Secular trends in state-market relations. Studying macroregional evolution. What is Mesoamerica?
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 284 pages
Isbn
9780521446068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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