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Author Southwest Symposium (1988- ) (10th : 2006 : Las Cruces, N.M.)

Title Contemporary archaeologies of the Southwest / edited by William H. Walker and Kathryn R. Venzor
Published Boulder, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 298 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Proceedings of the Southwest Symposium
Proceedings of the Southwest Symposium.
Contents Introduction to contemporary archaeologies of the Southwest / William H. Walker and Kathryn R. Venzor -- Materialities of place : ideologies on the Chacoan landscape / Ruth M. Van Dyke -- Procurement and landscape : lithic quarries as places / Christine G. Ward -- The sun dagger interactive computer graphic model : a digital restoration of a Chacoan calendrical site / Anna Sofaer [and others] -- The lay of the land : power, meaning, and the social in landscape analysis / Maria O'Donovan -- Archaeology of the moment : creating place in the Ludlow strikers' colony / Michael E. Jacobson -- Sacred landscapes, sacred acts : the metaphysics of emplaced ritual among northern Paiute and Hualapai ghost dancers / Alex K. Ruuska -- Fire : accidental or intentional? : an archaeological toolkit for evaluating accident and intent in ancient structural fires / Joe Lally and A.J. Vonarx -- Ancient social boundaries inscribed on the landscape of the lower San Pedro Valley / Patrick D. Lyons, Jeffery J. Clark, and J. Brett Hill -- El Morro Valley as crossroads, El Morro Valley as gathering place : understanding the social landscape of the eastern Cibola region through the archaeological and historical record / Gregson Schachner -- Social identity and memory : interactions between Apaches and Mormons on a frontier landscape / Lauren Jelinek -- Landscape use at San Agustín / Barnet Pavao-Zuckerman -- Ephemeral sites and inertia along el Camino Real de Tierra Adentro : evidence from twelve years of archaeological research / Edward Staski -- Investigating differential persistence of Pueblo populations : a landscape approach / Ann F. Ramenofsky, Michael K. Church, and Jeremy Kulisheck
Notes "This volume builds on papers presented at the 10th Biennial 2006 Southwest Symposium entitled 'Acts of History: Ritual, Landscape and Historical Archaeology in the U.S. Southwest and Northern Mexico', held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, January 13-14, 2006"--Introduction
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Ethnoarchaeology -- Southwest, New -- Congresses.
Human ecology -- Southwest, New -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Indians of North America -- Material culture -- Southwest, New -- Congresses.
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Ethnic identity -- Congresses.
Land settlement patterns, Prehistoric -- Southwest, New -- Congresses.
Land use -- Southwest, New -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Landscape archaeology -- Southwest, New -- Congresses.
Landscape changes -- Southwest, New -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Southwest, New -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Venzor, Kathryn R.
Walker, William H., 1964-
LC no. 2011001963
ISBN 1607320916 (electronic bk.)
9781607320913 (electronic bk.)