Early Mesoamerican social transformations archaic and formative lifeways in the Soconusco region by Richard G. Lesure

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Implements,
  • Indians of Mexico,
  • Indian pottery,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Antiquities,
  • Social archaeology

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementedited by Richard G. Lesure
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LC ClassificationsF1219.1.S6 E24 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 290 p. :
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25138226M
ISBN 109780520268999
LC Control Number2011003601

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Early Mesoamerican Social Transformations: Archaic and Formative Lifeways in Cited by: 8. A volume focusing on the early archaeology of the Soconusco but with an eye on the topic of early Mesoamerican social transformations more generally is appropriate for several reasons, but most obviously because recent fieldwork makes the region the best-known case from the lowlands of Mesoamerica for understanding social change through the Pages:   Early Mesoamerican Social Transformations: Archaic and Formative Lifeways in the Soconusco Region Hardcover – October 4, by Richard G.

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Three millennia later, protourban communities teemed with people. These essays by leading Mesoamerican archaeologists.

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A brief treatment of Mesoamerican civilization follows. For full treatment, see pre-Columbian civilizations. Archaeologists have dated human presence in Mesoamerica to possibly as early as 21, bce (though the dating of the Valsequillo finds on which that early date is based remains controversial).

By 11, bce, hunting-and-gathering peoples occupied most of the New World. Introduction. Mesoamerica is a term initially introduced by Paul Kirchhoff into identify a culture area that, at the start of the Spanish Conquest aroundwas occupied by numerous indigenous societies who shared a suite of collective cultural and linguistic practices (Kirchoff ).The purpose of the term was to provide a conceptual entity that could be used by.

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At the beginning of this period, the mobile lifeways of a sparse population were oriented toward. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Most of the chapters in this book were originally presented as papers at the conference 'Sociopolitical Transformation in Early Mesoamerica: Arachaic to Formative in the Soconusco Region, ' held at the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, February March 1, "--Acknowledgments.

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The Mesoamerican Early Formative period (approx. – cal BC) was a time of social transformation. In the preceding Archaic period (approx. – cal BC), mobile hunter-gatherers had moved seasonally across the landscape and experimented with a few domesticates, such as squash, maize, beans, and root crops.

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