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Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica

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Published by University of Arizona Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeology,
  • Latin America - General,
  • Native American,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies / Hispanic American Studies,
  • Ceramics,
  • Ethnic Studies - Hispanic American Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Central America,
  • Commerce,
  • Indian pottery,
  • Indians of Central America,
  • Mexico,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChristopher A. Pool (Editor), George J. Bey III (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11384235M
    ISBN 100816525773
    ISBN 109780816525775


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A compelling collection that clearly integrates and synthesizes a wide array of data, this book is the definitive text on pottery economics in Mesoamerica and an important contribution to the fields of anthropology, archaeology, ancient history, and the economics of pre-industrial societies.

CONTENTS Acknowledgments : $ A compelling collection that clearly integrates and synthesizes a wide array of data, this book is the definitive text on pottery economics in Mesoamerica and an important contribution to the fields of anthropology, archaeology, ancient history, and the economics of pre-industrial societies.

CONTENTS Acknowledgments 1. "A compelling collection that clearly integrates and synthesizes a wide array of data, this book is the definitive text on pottery economics in Mesoamerica and an important contribution to the fields of anthropology, archaeology, ancient history, and the economics of pre-industrial societies."--Jacket.

Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica Edited by Christopher A. Pool and George J. Bey III Tucson: The University of Arizona Press, ix + pp. 16 tables, 44 figures and maps, bibliography and index. $ hardcover. ISBN Reviewed by Marshall Joseph Becker, [email protected] Department of. Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica (Book) Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica.

Author. Pool, Christopher A. & Bey III, George J. Publisher. University of Arizona Press. Publication Date. Ancient History Encyclopedia receives a small commission for each book sold through our affiliate partners. Recommended By. Numerous educational. Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica (Hardcover).

How these data can be interpreted in relation to the social and cultural framework of prehistoric societies in Mesoamerica is the subject of this chapters written by some of the most well known and respected scholars in the field offer readers an in-depth look at key advances from the /5(K).

Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica Edited by Christorpher A. Pool and George J. Bey III The University of Arizona Press 1st edition ISBN Cloth Hardcover Pottery is one of the most-studied type of artifact. “I suspect, like most ceramic volumes, this will become ‘the bible’ for understanding and discussion of the ceramics of the Holmul region for many years, if not decades.” —George Bey, co-editor of Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica “This is a superb monograph and important addition to our corpus of Maya ceramics, which too often do not get reported.” —Laura Kosakowsky, author of Cited by: 3.

Mesoamerica is a historical region and cultural area in North extends from approximately central Mexico through Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and northern Costa Rica, and within this region pre-Columbian societies flourished before the Spanish colonization of the the 16th century, European diseases like smallpox and measles caused the deaths of.

One of the accomplishments of Olmec culture was the use of trade to enrich their society. Around BCE, the great Olmec city of San Lorenzo (its original name is unknown) began creating long-distance trade networks with other parts of Mesoamerica.

The Olmec were skilled artisans, whose pottery, stone tools, statues, and figurines proved popular for commerce. In Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica: Integrated Approaches, edited by Pool, Christopher and Bey, George III, pp.

– University of Arizona Press, Tucson. Clark, Sharri R. Material Matters: Representation and Materiality of the Harappan Body. “I suspect, like most ceramic volumes, this will become ‘the bible’ for understanding and discussion of the ceramics of the Holmul region for many years, if not decades.” —George Bey, co-editor of Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica “This is a superb monograph and important addition to our corpus of Maya ceramics, which too often do not get reported.” —Laura Kosakowsky, author of.

Ancient Mesoamerica 4(2), –] have suggested that the specialized pottery production at Comoapan, the largest production locality at Matacapan, supplied the region with ceramics. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Christopher A Pool books online.

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Christopher A. Pool. 30 Apr — George Bey, co-editor of Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica “This is a superb monograph and important addition to our corpus of Maya ceramics, which too often do not get reported.” — Laura Kosakowsky, author of Preclassic Maya Pottery at Cuello, Belize.

White, Nancy Marie and Weinstein, Richard A. The Mexican Connection and the Far West of the U.S. an Antiquity, Vol. 73, Issue. 2, p. Cited by:   George J. Bey III, Chisholm Foundation Chair in Arts and Sciences at Millsaps College, is coeditor of Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica. A volume in the series Maya Studies, edited by Diane Z.

Chase and Arlen F. Chase. E-Book: Between and bc, the social landscape of ancient Mesoamerica was completely transformed. At the beginning of this period, the mobile lifeways of a sparse population were oriented toward hunting and gathering. Three millennia later, protourban communities teemed with people.

These essays by leading Mesoamerican archaeologists examine developments of the era as. It will become both a handbook and a source of ideas for other archaeologists for years to come."--George J. Bey III, coeditor of Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica "Skillfully integrates the social histories of urban development."--Vernon L.

Scarborough, author of The Flow of Power: Ancient Water Systems and Landscapes. The mysterious Olmec Civilization flourished between roughly BCE and BCE on Mexico's Gulf coast. Although there are still more mysteries than answers about this ancient culture, modern researchers have determined that religion was of great importance to the Olmec.

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This book examines a contemporary pottery tradition in Mesoamerica, but also looks back to the earliest examples of cultural development in this area. By means of ethnographic analogy and ceramic ecology, this study seeks to shed light on a modern indigenous community and on the theory, method and practice of ethnoarchaeology; undoubtedly one.

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George J. Bey III, Chisholm Foundation Chair of Arts and Sciences at Millsaps College, is coeditor of Pottery Economics in Mesoamerica. show more Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter. Abstract. Studies of the organization of Maya pottery production have been pursued via numerous methods but without theoretical models.

I review available data on production of Late Classic southern lowland Maya polychrome pottery in light of my calendrically based may model of geopolitical organization.

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