Mesoamerican archaeology

a guide to the literature and other information sources
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Statementby Susan Fortson Magee.
SeriesGuides and bibliographies series ;, 12
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LC ClassificationsZ1209.2.M4 M33 1981, F1219.7 M33 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 71 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL3794399M
ISBN 100292750536
LC Control Number81083674

"Mesoamerican Archaeology: Theory and Practice is an outstanding book. It is exactly what Mesoamerican archaeology book needed in the field for a very long time and should be used by everyone teaching a course in Mesoamerican archaeology.

Hendon and Joyce have done an outstanding job of integrating fresh essays by leading scholars into a text that is both /5(9). Journals and Book Series. When researching specific themes, readers should pay special attention to the primary journals of the discipline.

Ancient Mesoamerica and Mexicon are both devoted exclusively to Mesoamerican archaeology and ethnohistory; the former consists of longer articles, and the latter is primarily a repository of short articles, reports, and news bulletins.

Mesoamerican Archaeology is an anthology of articles by anthropologists on their excavations of sites such as Teotihuacan and Paso de la Amada. While some articles are rather boring, as a whole, this book is a very good source for those interested in archaeology and/or Pre-columbian civilizations in /5.

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Ancient Mesoamerica is the international forum for the method, theory, substance and interpretation of Mesoamerican archaeology, art history and ethnohistory. The journal publishes papers chiefly concerned with the Pre-Columbian archaeology of the Mesoamerican region, but also features articles from other disciplines including ethnohistory, historical archaeology and ethnoarchaeology.

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Christopher A. Pool, Olmec Archaeology and early MesoAmerica, is a well written book that provides an overview of the Olmec civilization in relation to other formative MesoAmerican societies.

Pool recognizes Olmec as an art style and culture/5(10). Mesoamerican Archaeology: Theory and Practice provides a nuanced introduction to the archaeology of Mesoamerica. Offering an alternative to traditional textbooks, this volume places the reader in the middle of contemporary debates among top archaeologists actively exploring the major prehispanic societies of Mexico and Central America/5(34).

The Oxford Handbook of Mesoamerican Archaeology provides a current guide to the recent and on-going archaeology of Mesoamerica. Though the emphasis is on prehispanic societies, this text also includes coverage of important new work by archaeologists on the Colonial and Republican periods. Unique among recent works, the text brings together in a single volume article-length regional syntheses.

The Oxford Handbook of Mesoamerican Archaeology. The Oxford Handbook of Mesoamerican Archaeology provides a current and comprehensive guide to the recent and on-going archaeology of Mesoamerica. Though the emphasis is on prehispanic societies, this Handbook also includes coverage of important new work by archaeologists on the Colonial and Republican periods.

Offering an alternative to traditional textbooks, Mesoamerican Archaeology: Theory and Practice places the reader in the middle of contemporary debates by top archaeologists actively exploring the major prehispanic societies of Central America.

Offers a comprehensive introduction to the archaeology of Mesoamerica by focusing on key time periods, sites, and the issues these times and 4/5(1).

The present article should primarily be about mainstream archaeology and the Book of Mormon not fringe opinions. The statement of relevant mainstream historians and literary experts has a place because you cannot extricate these subjects from archaeology – ask an archaeologist.

Clark checks correlations between the Book of Mormon and Mesoamerican archaeology by focusing on the rise and decline of cities. Basically, the Olmecs are the earliest civilization to be replaced by the Maya.

Clark concludes that “the correspondences between the Book of Mormon and cycles of Mesoamerican civilization are striking” (p 48). Mesoamerican Archaeology & the Book of Mormon - Article 2: Additional Insights Concerning the Book of Mormon The contents of all BMAF publications are the sole responsibility of the individual authors and therefore do not necessarily represent the views of BMAF.

Book Description. Mesoamerican Archaeology: Theory and Practice provides a nuanced introduction to the archaeology of Mesoamerica. Offering an alternative to traditional textbooks, this volume places the reader in the middle of contemporary debates among top archaeologists actively exploring the major prehispanic societies of Mexico and Central America/5(32).

Human Adaptation and Mesoamerican Archaeology Alfred V. Kidder, Jesse D. Jennings, and Edwin M. Shook's work at Kaminaljuyu, Guatemala, between and is one of the earliest examples of an expressively scientific and multidisciplinary project concerned with cultural adaptation in Mesoamerica (Kidder, Jennings, and Shook ).Pages: the archaeology of mesoamerica Download the archaeology of mesoamerica or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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John E. Clark As a believing Mormon and practicing Mesoamerican archaeologist, I’m frequently questioned by strangers and neighbors about physical evidence and proofs of the Book of Mormon.

I try to dissuade both friends and foes alike from going down this path, because absolute proof is a logical and philosophical impossibility. Get this from a library.

The Oxford handbook of Mesoamerican archaeology. [Deborah L Nichols; Christopher A Pool;] -- Unique among recent works, this title brings together in a single volume article-length regional syntheses and topical overviews written by active scholars in. Izapa Visitor Center V. Garth Norman Archaeologist-– – (Mesoamerican Antiquities Post: 2nd picture).

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Nichols, Deborah L. & Pool, Christopher A. Publisher. Oxford University Press.

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Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $   The Oxford Handbook of Mesoamerican Archaeology provides a current and comprehensive guide to the recent and on-going archaeology of Mesoamerica. Though the emphasis is on prehispanic societies, this Handbook also includes coverage of important new work by archaeologists on the Colonial and Republican periods/5.

The Oxford Handbook of Mesoamerican Archaeology provides a current and comprehensive guide to the recent and on-going archaeology of Mesoamerica.

Though the emphasis is on prehispanic societies, this Handbook also includes coverage of important new work by archaeologists on the Colonial and Republican periods. Unique among recent works, the text brings together in a. The most elaborate of these formative Mesoamerican societies are represented by the archaeological culture called Olmec, which merged some years ago in the tropical lowlands of southern Veracruz and Tabasco, by: Modern archaeology at a Mesoamerican site called El Mirador shows a remarkable match to this description.

Also, raised highways and defensive walls are described in the Book of Mormon, and those have since been found extensively throughout Mesoamerica.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations, maps ; 25 cm. Contents: Mesoamerica: a working model for archaeology / Rosemary A.

Joyce --Mesoamerica goes public: early ceremonial centers, leaders, and communities / John E. Clark --Shared art styles and long-distance contact in early Mesoamerica / .Mesoamerican Archaeology is the initial volume in Blackwell Studies in Global Archaeology, a new series of textbooks on the archaeology of the world’s major regions.

Series editors Lynn Meskell and Rosemary A. Joyce have established a high goal for the entire effort, and one by which the first book should be measured.

In the copy describing."Mesoamerican Archaeology: Theory and Practice is an outstanding book. It is exactly what we’ve needed in the field for a very long time and should be used by everyone teaching a course in Mesoamerican archaeology.

Hendon and Joyce have done an outstanding job of integrating fresh essays by leading scholars into a text that is both.