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Ancient Andean HousesMaking, Inhabiting, Studying

Ancient Andean Houses: Making, Inhabiting, Studying

Jerry D. Moore

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780813069104
eISBN:
9780813067230
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813069104.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Archaeologists often approach ancient dwellings as straightforward reflections of specific cultural and social projects, cultural traditions, household wealth and status, and residence groups. This ... More

Methods, Mounds, and MissionsNew Contributions to Florida Archaeology

Methods, Mounds, and Missions: New Contributions to Florida Archaeology

Ann S. Cordell and Jeffrey M. Mitchem (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781683402138
eISBN:
9781683403005
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683402138.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Methods, Mounds, and Missions offers innovative ways of looking at existing data, as well as compelling new information, about Florida’s past. Diverse in scale, topic, time, and region, the volume’s ... More

New Methods and Theories for Analyzing Mississippian Imagery

New Methods and Theories for Analyzing Mississippian Imagery

Bretton T. Giles and Shawn P. Lambert (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781683402121
eISBN:
9781683402992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683402121.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

In this book, various scholars explore how stylistic and iconographic analyses of Mississippian imagery provide new perspectives on the beliefs, narratives, public ceremonies, ritual regimes, and ... More

The Archaeology of the Upper AmazonComplexity and Interaction in the Andean Tropical Forest

The Archaeology of the Upper Amazon: Complexity and Interaction in the Andean Tropical Forest

Ryan Clasby and Jason Nesbitt (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780813066905
eISBN:
9780813067131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066905.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This volume brings together archaeologists working in Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia to construct a new prehistory of the Upper Amazon, outlining cultural developments from the late third millennium B.C. ... More

QuilcapampaA Wari Enclave in Southern Peru

Quilcapampa: A Wari Enclave in Southern Peru

Justin Jennings, Willy Yépez Álvarez, and Stefanie L. Bautista (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780813066783
eISBN:
9780813067063
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066783.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

In the ninth century AD, settlers from the heartland of the Wari Empire founded Quilcapampa, a short-lived site overlooking the Sihuas River in southern Peru. The contributors to this volume present ... More

The Real Business of Ancient Maya EconomiesFrom Farmers' Fields to Rulers' Realms

The Real Business of Ancient Maya Economies: From Farmers' Fields to Rulers' Realms

Marilyn A. Masson, David A. Freidel, and Arthur A. Demarest (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813066295
eISBN:
9780813058436
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066295.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

A timely synthesis of the latest research and perspectives on ancient Maya economics, this volume illuminates the sophistication and intricacy of economic systems in the Preclassic period, Classic ... More

Archaeological InterpretationsSymbolic Meaning within Andes Prehistory

Archaeological Interpretations: Symbolic Meaning within Andes Prehistory

Peter Eeckhout (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813066448
eISBN:
9780813058658
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066448.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Presenting studies in Andean archaeology and iconography by leading specialists in the field, this volume tackles the question of how researchers can come to understand the intangible, intellectual ... 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

Andean OntologiesNew Archaeological Perspectives

Andean Ontologies: New Archaeological Perspectives

María Cecilia Lozada (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813056371
eISBN:
9780813058184
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056371.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Andean Ontologies is a fascinating interdisciplinary investigation of how ancient Andean people understood their world and the nature of being. Exploring pre-Hispanic ideas of time, space, and the ... More

Mortuary and Bioarchaeological Perspectives on Bronze Age Arabia

Mortuary and Bioarchaeological Perspectives on Bronze Age Arabia

Kimberly D. Williams and Lesley A. Gregoricka (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400790
eISBN:
9781683401063
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400790.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Across the Near East, major changes in the commemoration of death and the formation of identity amongst the living took place at the beginning of the Neolithic. However, these investigations have ... More

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