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The Archaeology of Southeastern Native American Landscapes of the Colonial Era

The Archaeology of Southeastern Native American Landscapes of the Colonial Era

Charles R. Cobb

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066196
eISBN:
9780813065151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066196.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This book synthesizes the landscape histories of Native Americans in southeastern North America from the arrival of the Spaniards in the sixteenth century to the first decades of the American ... More

Wild CapitalNature's Economic and Ecological Wealth

Wild Capital: Nature's Economic and Ecological Wealth

Barbara K. Jones

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781683401049
eISBN:
9781683401728
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401049.001.0001
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

How we determine what is nature, what is wild, or even what in nature is worth protecting occurs through our human perspective. Whether it is a charismatic manatee or a majestic redwood, we care ... More

The Archaeology of Human-Environmental Dynamics on the North American Atlantic Coast

The Archaeology of Human-Environmental Dynamics on the North American Atlantic Coast

Leslie Reeder-Myers, John A. Turck, and Torben C. Rick (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066134
eISBN:
9780813058344
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066134.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Using archaeology as a tool for understanding long-term ecological and climatic change, this volume synthesizes current knowledge about the ways Native Americans interacted with their environments ... More

Deadly VirtueFort Caroline and the Early Protestant Roots of American Whiteness

Deadly Virtue: Fort Caroline and the Early Protestant Roots of American Whiteness

Heather Martel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066189
eISBN:
9780813058399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066189.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Deadly Virtue argues that the history of the French Calvinist attempt to colonize Florida in the 1560s is key to understanding the roots of American whiteness in sixteenth-century colonialism, ... More

NASA and the Long Civil Rights Movement

NASA and the Long Civil Rights Movement

Brian C. Odom and Stephen P. Waring (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066202
eISBN:
9780813065205
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066202.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

NASA and the Long Civil Rights Movement addresses the role/relationship of NASA and the Apollo program to the “long” civil rights movement in, particularly but not limited to, the Deep South ... More

The Public Health Nurses of Jim Crow Florida

The Public Health Nurses of Jim Crow Florida

Christine Ardalan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066158
eISBN:
9780813058368
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066158.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

During the Jim Crow era, Florida’s public health nurses, mostly white and a few black women, tackled the state’s public health issues born of race, climate, geography, and poverty. These pioneering ... More

Migrations in Late Mesoamerica

Migrations in Late Mesoamerica

Christopher S. Beekman (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066103
eISBN:
9780813058276
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066103.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Migrations in Late Mesoamerica gathers scholars from different disciplines to address the role of migration during the most tumultuous centuries of Mesoamerican prehistory (A.D. 500–1500). ... More

Archaeology of Domestic Landscapes of the Enslaved in the Caribbean

Archaeology of Domestic Landscapes of the Enslaved in the Caribbean

James A. Delle and Elizabeth C. Clay (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781683400912
eISBN:
9781683401322
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400912.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Archaeology of Domestic Landscapes of the Enslaved in the Caribbean examines the diversity of living environments that the enslaved inhabitants of the colonial Caribbean by analyzing archaeological ... More

The Modern Republican Party in Florida

The Modern Republican Party in Florida

Peter Dunbar and Mike Haridopolos

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066127
eISBN:
9780813058337
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066127.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The Modern Republican Party in Florida chronicles the emergence of the modern Republican Party in Florida. It provides the historic political foundation for the modern political era in Florida; it ... More

La Meri and Her Life in DancePerforming the World

La Meri and Her Life in Dance: Performing the World

Nancy Lee Chalfa Ruyter

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813066097
eISBN:
9780813058320
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066097.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

La Meri (Russell Meriwether Hughes, 1899–1988) was a performing artist, choreographer, teacher, and writer who built her career on ethnologic dance from many parts of the world. In the 1920s and ... More

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