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Author Sauer, Jacob J., author

Title The archaeology and ethnohistory of Araucanian resilience / Jacob J. Sauer
Published Cham : Springer, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 193 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Contributions To Global Historical Archaeology, 1574-0439
Contributions to global historical archaeology. 1574-0439
Contents Acknowledgments; Contents; About the Author; 1 Introduction; Introduction; Historical Archaeology, Ethnohistory, and Ethnography of the Che; Resilience ; Organization of the Book; References; 2 Resilience Theory and Inevitable Change: Che Agency, Identity, and Strategic Reorganization; The Concept of Identity; Defining Identity; Identity and Ethnicity; Agency and Structure; Resilience ; Overview; Specifics of ; The Adaptive Cycle; Panarchy; Summary; References; 3 The Che of South-Central Chile; The Che; Social Organization and ; Political Organization; Economic Organization; Religion; Summary
7 Social Shifts and New Regimes: Che Resilience AD 1700 & hx2013Present; The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries; Resilience Cycle: Conservation Phase Continued -- Tensions and the End of Spain in Chile, AD 1700 & hx2013; 1820; Che Adaptive Cycle: Reorganization/Rebound Phase & hx2013; Chilean Independence and Early Republic, AD 1820; Che Adaptive Cycle: Conservation Phase & hx2013; Chilean Civil War and ̀̀War of Extermination''; Che Adaptive Cycle: Conservation Phase Continued -- Increasing Tensions, AD 1850; Che Resilience Cycle: Release and Reorganization/Exit Phases & hx2013
Che Adaptive Cycle: Conservation Phase & hx2013Diego de Almagro, AD 1536; Che Adaptive Cycle: Conservation Phase -- Pedro de Valdivia, AD 1540 & hx2013; 1553; Che Adaptive Cycle: Release Phase -- First Major Offensive AD 1553 & hx2013; 1557; Che Adaptive Cycle: Reorganization/Rebound and Conservation -- Spanish Resettlement South of the Bio Bio, AD 1558 & hx2013; 1587; Che Adaptive Cycle: Release Phase -- Second Major Offensive, AD 1598 & hx2013; 1602; Che Adaptive Cycle: Reorganization/Rebound, Growth, and Conservation Phases -- Frontier Establishment, AD 1602 & hx2013; 1700; References
Summary This volume examines the processes and patterns of Araucanian cultural development and resistance to foreign influences and control through the combined study of historical and ethnographic records complemented by archaeological investigation in south-central Chile. This examination is done through the lens of Resilience Theory, which has the potential to offer an interpretive framework for analyzing Araucanian culture through time and space. Resilience Theory describes "the capacity of a system to absorb disturbances and reorganize while undergoing change so as to still retain the same funct
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed September 25, 2014)
Subject Ethnoarchaeology -- Chile.
Ethnohistory -- Chile.
Mapuche Indians.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3319092014 (electronic bk.)
9783319092010 (electronic bk.)