Feinman, Gary M.
Most widely held works by Gary M Feinman
Pottery and people a dynamic interaction ( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 931 libraries worldwide
The Aztec world ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
"The Aztec World is an illustrated survey of the Aztecs based on insightful research by a team of international experts from the United States and Mexico. In addition to traditional subjects like cosmology, religion, human sacrifice, and political history, this book covers such concerns as the environment and agriculture, health and disease, women and social status, and urbanism. It also discusses the effects of European conquests on Aztec culture and society, in addition to offering contemporary perspectives on their civilization."--BOOK JACKET.
Foundations of social inequality ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
Archaic states ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
In this volume, the authors highlight the diversity and instability of ancient states and how widely they have varied through time and across space. Archaic States presents new comparative studies of early states in the Old and New Worlds, including the Near East, India and Pakistan, Egypt, Mesoamerica, and the Andes. In the process, it helps to define key avenues for research and discussion in the decades ahead.
Archaeology at the millennium : a sourcebook ( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Images of the past by T. Douglas Price ( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
This ... survey of prehistory captures the popular interest, excitement, and visual splendor of archaeology as it provides insight into the research, interpretations, and theoretical themes in the field. The new edition maintains the authors' innovative solutions to two central problems of the course: first, the text continues to focus on about 80 sites, giving students less encyclopedic detail but essential coverage of the discoveries that have produced the major insights into prehistory; second, it continues to be organized into essays on sites and concepts, allowing professors complete flexibility in organizing their courses.
Cultural evolution : contemporary viewpoints ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Drawing on Kent Flannery's 40 years of cross-cultural research in the area, the contributors to this collection reflect the current diversity of contemporary approaches to the study of cultural evolutionary processes. Collectively the volume expresses the issues being investigated by comparative theorists interested in long-term change, as well as the wide variety of data, approaches and ideas that researchers are employing to examine these questions.
Settlement pattern studies in the Americas : fifty years since Virú ( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Archaeological perspectives on political economies ( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Pathways to power archaeological perspectives on inequality, dominance, and explanation ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
There are few questions more central to understanding the prehistory of our species than those regarding the institutionalization of social inequality. Social inequality is manifested in unequal access to goods, information, decision-making, and power. This structure is essential to higher orders of social organization and basic to the operation of more complex societies. An understanding of the transformation from relatively egalitarian societies to a hierarchical organization and socioeconomic stratification is fundamental to our knowledge about the human condition. In a follow-up to their 1.
The archaeology of environmental change : socionatural legacies of degradation and resilience ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Pre-Columbian world systems ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Curators, collections, and contexts : anthropology at the Field Museum, 1893-2002 ( Book )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Hilltop terrace sites of Oaxaca, Mexico : intensive surface survey at Guirún, El Palmillo and the Mitla Fortress by Gary M Feinman ( Book )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Pathways to power : new perspectives on the emergence of social inequality by Society for American Archaeology ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Pathways to power new perspectives on the emergence of social inequality ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The relationship between administrative organization and ceramic production in the valley of Oaxaca, Mexico by Gary M Feinman ( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Ancient Oaxaca : the Monte Albán State ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Curators, collections and contexts : anthropology at the Field Museum, 1893-2002 by Stephen E Nash ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Monte Alban's hinterland. Part 1, The prehispanic settlement patterns of the central and southern parts of the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico: by Lara Finsten, Richard E Blanton and Eva Fisch., Part 2, Prehispanic settlement patterns in Tlacolula, Etla, and Ocotlan, the valley of Oaxaca, Mexico: by Stephen A Kowalewski, Gary M Feinman, Laura Finsten, Richard E Blanton and Linda M Nicholas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
America Anthropology Antiquities Antiquities, Prehistoric Archaeology Archaeology--Methodology Aztecs Aztecs--Antiquities Bibliography Chiefdoms Civilization, Ancient Commerce, Prehistoric Conference proceedings Demographic archaeology Economic anthropology Economic development Economic history Economics, Prehistoric Environmental archaeology Environmental degradation Equality Ethnoarchaeology Exhibition catalogs Flannery, Kent V Hierarchies History Human ecology Human evolution Indian pottery Indians--Antiquities Indians--Land tenure Indians of Mexico--Antiquities Indians of North America--Antiquities Indians--Politics and government Land settlement patterns, Prehistoric Latin America Mayas--Antiquities Mexico Mexico--Oaxaca (State) Mississippian culture Political anthropology Pottery, Ancient Pottery--Analysis Pottery--Themes, motives Prehistoric peoples Primitive societies Social archaeology Social evolution Social stratification State, The--Origin
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