The Resource Zapotec civilization : how urban society evolved in Mexico's Oaxaca Valley, Joyce Marcus, Kent V. Flannery

Zapotec civilization : how urban society evolved in Mexico's Oaxaca Valley, Joyce Marcus, Kent V. Flannery

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Zapotec civilization : how urban society evolved in Mexico's Oaxaca Valley
Title
Zapotec civilization
Title remainder
how urban society evolved in Mexico's Oaxaca Valley
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Marcus, Kent V. Flannery
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Language
eng
Summary
"Important new synthesis of the Paleoindian through classic periods. Develops an action theory framework to explain formation of the first Zapotec State and the founding and growth of Monte Albán. Written in an accessible style and exceptionally well illustrated with drawings and photographs (some color) on glossy paper"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
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OO
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Marcus, Joyce
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1219.8.Z37
LC item number
M37 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Flannery, Kent V
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  • Zapotec Indians
  • Zapotec Indians
  • Land settlement
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Antiquities
  • Civilization
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Land settlement
  • Zapotec Indians
  • Zapotec Indians
  • Zapoteken
  • Stadscultuur
  • Zapotèques
  • Établissements humains
  • Zapotèques
  • Fouilles archéologiques
  • Sol, Utilisation du
  • Oaxaca Valley (Mexico)
  • Oaxaca Valley (Mexico)
  • Oaxaca Valley (Mexico)
  • Mexico
  • Oaxaca (Mexique ; vallée)
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Zapotec civilization : how urban society evolved in Mexico's Oaxaca Valley, Joyce Marcus, Kent V. Flannery
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Zapotec and the Valley of Oaxaca -- 2. Ethnogenesis and Social Evolution -- 3. The Late Ice Age and the Strategy of High Mobility -- 4. Coping with Risk at the Local Level -- 5. Agriculture as an Extension of Foraging Strategy -- 6. Learning to Live in Villages -- 7. Creating Prestige in Egalitarian Society -- 8. The Emergence of Rank and the Loss of Autonomy -- 9. Alliance Building and Elite Competition -- 10. Chiefly Warfare and Early Writing -- 11. The Monte Alban Synoikism -- 12. The Unification of the Valley of Oaxaca -- 13. The Emergence of the Zapotec State -- 14. Colonization and Conquest -- 15. The Golden Age of Zapotec Civilization -- 16. Evolution without Stages
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780500050781
Lccn
95060561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34409496
  • (OCoLC)ocm34409496
Label
Zapotec civilization : how urban society evolved in Mexico's Oaxaca Valley, Joyce Marcus, Kent V. Flannery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Zapotec and the Valley of Oaxaca -- 2. Ethnogenesis and Social Evolution -- 3. The Late Ice Age and the Strategy of High Mobility -- 4. Coping with Risk at the Local Level -- 5. Agriculture as an Extension of Foraging Strategy -- 6. Learning to Live in Villages -- 7. Creating Prestige in Egalitarian Society -- 8. The Emergence of Rank and the Loss of Autonomy -- 9. Alliance Building and Elite Competition -- 10. Chiefly Warfare and Early Writing -- 11. The Monte Alban Synoikism -- 12. The Unification of the Valley of Oaxaca -- 13. The Emergence of the Zapotec State -- 14. Colonization and Conquest -- 15. The Golden Age of Zapotec Civilization -- 16. Evolution without Stages
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780500050781
Lccn
95060561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34409496
  • (OCoLC)ocm34409496

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