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Foundations of Chumash Complexity
Highlights research on the foundations of sociopolitical complexity in coastal California. The Chumash are increasingly recognized as complex hunter-gatherers with strong characteristics: leadership, a strong maritime economy based on oceangoing canoes, an integrative ceremonial system, and highly specialized craft production activities.


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9781931745574 | Published: 2005
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Gallinazo
Authors with different perspectives and backgrounds reconsider the nature of the Gallinazo culture and its position within north coast cultural history, while addressing wider issues about the development of complex societies in this area and within the Andean region in general.


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9781931745758 | Published: 2009
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9781931745741 | Published: 2009
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Hawaiian Adze Production and Distribution
Using a study of stone adzes of the precontact period on the island of Hawai'i, Lass examines the role of a material resource in the development of cultural complexity. Archaeological evidence is used to analyze the hypotheses that embrace the adaptationist and political approaches to increased complexity.


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9780917956812 | Published: 1994
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The History and Archaeology of Jaffa 1
The twenty-five contributions to this work constitute the first major book-length publication to address the archaeology of Jaffa in more than sixty years since excavations were initiated at the site.


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9781931745819 | Published: 2011
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The History and Archaeology of Jaffa 2
Collection of independent studies and final reports on smaller excavations. Incl. overviews of archaeological research in Jaffa, historical and archaeological studies of Medieval and Ottoman Jaffa, reports on excavations at the Postal and Armenian Compounds, and studies of the excavations of Jacob Kaplan and Haya Ritter-Kaplan in Jaffa.


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9781938770111 | Published: 2017
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The History of the Peoples of the Eastern Desert
Provides an outline of the history and sociology of the Eastern Desert unparalleled in any language for its comprehensiveness. As such, it will be the essential starting point for future research on the Eastern Desert. Includes a CD of eleven audio files with music of the Ababda Nomads, and six short videos of Ababda culture.


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9781931745963 | Published: 2012
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Icon, Cult, and Context
Honors UCLA professor emerita Susan Downey and her meticulous scholarship on religious architecture and imagery in the Roman/Hellenistic world. TThe broad temporal and geographic parameters of the volume are expansive, and the juxtaposition of images and analyses leads to surprising new conclusions.


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9781938770067 | Published: 2016
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Images in Action

Presents interpretations of a large corpus of art and iconography from the Southern and South-Central Andes, bringing together the most esteemed scholars in the field. Uses artifacts, artworks, textiles, archaeology, and architecture to develop new insights on the cultural interactions between people in prehistoric western South America. 700 illus.




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9781938770142 | Published: 2018
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Inca Rituals and Sacred Mountains
The Incas carried out some of the most dramatic ceremonies known to us from ancient times. Contains results of research undertaken on Mount Llullaillaco - the world's highest archaeological site. Contributes to understanding of Inca religion and illustrates the importance of archaeological sites being placed within context of the natural landscape.


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9781931745772 | Published: 2010
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9781931745765 | Published: 2010
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Information and Its Role in Hunter-Gatherer Bands

Explores the question of how information is acquired, stored, circulated, and utilized in small-scale hunter-gatherer societies. Brings together scholars from multiple disciplines, including archaeology, ethnography, linguistics, and evolutionary ecology to open discussion, and identify common ground on which build future research.




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9781931745642 | Published: 2011
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9781931745635 | Published: 2011
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