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Stanton, Travis W. 1971-

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Works: 13 works in 40 publications in 2 languages and 1,688 library holdings
Roles: Editor, Author
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Most widely held works by Travis W Stanton
Ruins of the past : the use and perception of abandoned structures in the Maya lowlands by Travis W Stanton( )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the Formative to the present, Maya peoples have continuously built, altered, abandoned, and re-used structures, imbuing them with new meanings at each transformation. Ruins of the Past is the first volume to focus on how previously built structures in the Maya Lowlands were used and perceived by later peoples, exploring the topic through concepts of landscape, place, and memory."--Jacket
Ancient Mesoamerican warfare( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Kukulkán : bioarchaeology of Maya life, death, and identity at classic period Yaxuná by Vera Tiesler( )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A significant look at Maya life prior to Chichén Itzá during the Classic Period in the Yucatan"...Provided by publisher
Archaeological investigations at Yaxuná, 1986-1996 : results of the Selz Foundation Yaxuna Project by Travis W Stanton( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume represents the final report of the Selz Foundation Yaxuná Archaeological Project at the Precolumbian Maya center of Yaxuná, Yucatán, Mexico from 1986 to 1996. This volume contains summaries of all survey data, excavations, artifact analyses, and current interpretations."--Publisher's website
The archaeology of Yucatán( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume was conceived to provide a forum for Mexican and foreign scholars to publish new data and interpretations on the archaeology of the northern Maya lowlands, specifically the State of Yucatán. Increased communication among scholars has become increasingly important for grasping a better understanding of the great amount of data emerging from the State of Yucatán. There has been more salvage work conducted in this state than in any of the others throughout Mexico and the data is overwhelming. Because of this large amount of salvage work, archaeologists in the INAH office in Yucatán have had little time to publish the great majority of the new information. Further, many of the forums that are easily accessible to scholars in the northern lowlands have constrictive space restraints not conducive to publishing data. With these points in mind, this volume seeks to gather papers that did not necessarily have to have a theoretical focus, and that could be data laden so that the raw data from many of these projects would not be confined to difficult to access reports in the Mérida and Mexico City offices. The result is a series of manuscripts on the northern lowlands, most of which focus on the State of Yucatán. Some of the papers are very data heavy, while others have a much more interpretive emphasis. Yet all of them contribute to a more complete picture of the northern lowland Maya."--
Heterarchy, hierarchy, and the emergence of the northern Lowland Maya: A study of complexity at Yaxuna, Yucatan, Mexico (400 B.C. - A.D. 600) by Travis W Stanton( )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stone trees transplanted? : Central Mexican stelae of the epiclassic and early postclassic and the question of Maya 'influence' by Keith Jordan( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stelae dating to the Epiclassic (650-900 CE) and Early Postclassic (950-1150 CE) from Tula, Xochicalco, and other sites in Central Mexico have been presented in the archaeological and art historical literature of the last four decades--when they have been addressed at all--as evidence of Classic Maya 'influence' on Central Mexican art during these periods. This book re-evaluates these claims via detailed comparative analysis of the Central Mexican stelae and their claimed Maya counterparts. For the first time the Central Mexican stelae are placed in the context of often earlier local artistic traditions as well as other possible long-distance connections. Comparison of Tula and Xochicalco stelae with earlier and contemporary stelae from Oaxaca and Guerrero demonstrates connections equally as plausible as those posited with the Maya region, and supported by archaeological evidence. While it is clear the some Central Mexican stelae, especially Stela 4 from Tula, reflect Maya contacts, this has to be balanced by consideration of local and other long distance development and connections"--Page 4 of cover
Impacts of politics on material culture : evaluating the Yaxuna-Coba sacbe by Tatiana Loya González( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mujeres en la guerra : una vista desde la arqueología = The role of women in ancient warfare : an archaeological perspective by Aimée Valckx Gutiérrez( )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Special section, archaeology and memory in Middle America : introduction by Travis W Stanton( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ancient Mesoamerican warfare( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In this [book], the authors use recent empirical studies to help readers understand the patterns and nature of Mesoamerican warfare. Using evidence from ceramics, settlement patterns, epigraphy, ethnohistory, and ethnography, these chapters define the martial nature of Mesoamerican societies and link it to ritual, political economy, and other cultural systems. The studies range from preclassic to postcontact and from Belize to Central Mexico. A comparison between this corpus and warfare studies in the American Southwest is also included.-Back cover
"All that is solid ..." : sacbes, settlement, and semiotics at Tzacauil, Yucatan by Scott Hutson( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Assessing the role of Preclassic traditions in the formation of Early Classic Yucatec cultures, México by Jeffrey B Glover( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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