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Ancient Households of the Americas: Conceptualizing What Households Do by [Nancy Gonlin, John G. Douglass]

Ancient Households of the Americas: Conceptualizing What Households Do Kindle Edition

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About the Author

John G. Douglass is the director of research and standards at Statistical Research, Inc. and is also a visiting scholar at the University of Arizona’s School of Anthropology. He has undertaken archaeological research in California, the American Southwest and Midwest, Honduras, and Belize over the past twenty-five years. Over the past decade, he has focused his research interests on colonial/indigenous interaction in the American Southwest and California from both archaeological and ethnohistoric perspectives.

Nancy Gonlin is a senior associate professor of Anthropology at Bellevue College, Washington, where she was awarded the Margin of Excellence Award in 2012. She is also co-editor of Commoner Ritual and Ideology in Ancient Mesoamerica and Human Adaptation in Ancient Mesoamerica and co-author of Copán: The Rise and Fall of an Ancient Maya Kingdom. Watch her TEDx talk "Life After Dark in the Ancient World" here.
--This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.


 "There are a number of excellent studies that scholars interested in household archaeology will find highly useful." 
―Charles R. Riggs, Journal of Anthropological Research

 "This collection underscores the importance of household archaeology to the study of social dynamics." 
―J.A. Hendon, Choice

"This excellent book should be heavily used by anyone with an interest in household archaeology."
―Kenneth M. Ames, North American Archaeologist

"In an era in which household archaeology has become essential to archaeological praxis, this volume is indeed essential reading."
-Bradley J. Parker, Cambridge Archaeological Journal

"This volume is an impressive one . . . . In an era in which household archaeology has become essential to archaeological praxis, this volume is indeed essential reading."
―Bradley Parker, Cambridge Archaeological Journal
--This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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  • File Size : 20025 KB
  • Publication Date : April 15, 2012
  • Publisher : University Press of Colorado; 1st Edition (April 15, 2012)
  • Word Wise : Not Enabled
  • Print Length : 470 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN : 1607325381
  • Enhanced Typesetting : Not Enabled
  • ASIN : B01DTLX6D4
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
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  • Language: : English
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