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Title The American Southwest and Mesoamerica : systems of prehistoric exchange / edited by Jonathon E. Ericson and Timothy G. Baugh.

Published New York : Plenum Press, [1993]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xviii, 302 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series Interdisciplinary contributions to archaeology
Interdisciplinary contributions to archaeology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Trade and exchange in a historical perspective / Timothy G. Baugh and Jonathon E. Ericson -- The North American Southwest. Exchange systems and social stratification among the Chaco Anasazi / Francis Joan Mathien -- Ceramic perspectives on Northern Anasazi exchange / Eric Blinman and C. Dean Wilson -- The structure and organization of Hohokam exchange / Randall H. McGuire -- Marine shell exchange in Northwest Mexico and the southwest / Ronna J. Bradley -- Mesoamerica. The role of turquoises in the ancient Mesoamerican trade structure / Phil C. Weigand and Garman Harbottle -- Prehispanic exchange relationships among Central Mexico, the Valley of Oaxaca, and the Gulf Coast of Mexico / Robert S. Santley and Christopher A. Pool -- Resources, specialization, and exchange in the Maya lowlands / Patricia A. McAnany.
(cont.) A view from the south : prehistoric exchange in lower Central America / John W. Hoopes -- Changing perspectives on north and middle American exchange systems / Stephen Plog.
Summary This is the only available volume to summarize current knowledge of prehistoric regional exchange in the American Southwest and Mesoamerica. As such, anthropologists and archaeologists will find it a valuable source of important data for comparative analysis of regional systems relative to sociopolitical organization.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Ericson, Jonathon E.
Baugh, Timothy G.
Subject Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Antiquities.
Indians of North America -- Commerce -- Southwest, New.
Commerce, Prehistoric -- Southwest, New.
Commerce, Prehistoric -- Mexico.
Indians of Mexico -- Commerce.
Indiens -- ⅴats-Unis (Nouveau Sud-Ouest) -- Antiquit⥳.
Indiens -- ⅴats-Unis (Nouveau Sud-Ouest) -- Commerce.
Commerce pr⥨istorique -- ⅴats-Unis (Nouveau Sud-Ouest).
Commerce pr⥨istorique -- Mexique.
Indiens -- Mexique -- Commerce.
Geschichte 4000 v. Chr.-1600.
Geschichte 3000 v. Chr.-1200.
Commerce, Prehistoric.
Indians of Mexico -- Commerce.
Indians of North America -- Antiquities.
Indians of North America -- Commerce.
Southwest, New -- Antiquities.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781489911490 (electronic bk.)
1489911499 (electronic bk.)
Standard Number 10.1007/978-1-4899-1149-0