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Highland-lowland interaction in Mesoamerica

interdisciplinary approaches : a conference at Dumbarton Oaks, October 18th and 19th, 1980

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Published by Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collections in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico,
  • Central America
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities -- Congresses.,
    • Indians of Central America -- Antiquities -- Congresses.,
    • Indians of Mexico -- Commerce -- Congresses.,
    • Indians of Central America -- Commerce -- Congresses.,
    • Culture diffusion -- Congresses.,
    • Mexico -- Antiquities -- Congresses.,
    • Central America -- Antiquities -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementArthur G. Miller, editor.
      ContributionsMiller, Arthur G., 1942-, Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1219.7 .H53 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 263 p. :
      Number of Pages263
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3163851M
      ISBN 100884021173
      LC Control Number83005724

      The intensity of contact thus varied spatially and temporally. HIGHLAND-LOWLAND CONTRASTS IN DEPOPULATION A recurrent theme in demographic studies of the colonial period is the difference in the levels of Indian Old World diseases in early colonial Ecuador:Y m '.,Y.~ ESMERALDAS L.' PTp _ V,1 i;~ TAVALO- ": y.: CARANOUI, by: 4. Highland-Lowland Interaction in Mesoamerica: Interdisciplinary Approaches. Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C. de Montmollin, Olivier: "Scales of Settlement Study for Complex Societies: Analytical Issues from the Classic Maya Area." In Journal of Field Archaeology Morley, S.G. Archaeology. It became an annual event every fall. In other words, every fall I would bring a carload of students down and attend the symposia. Though I think the first symposia that I actually took an active part in was in , the symposia organized by Arthur Miller on Highland-Lowland Interaction in Mesoamerica. I gave the summary paper for that one. periods for Mesoamerica and the Andean area, with a somewhat briefer consideration of the Near and Far East Each area is stated to have shared a number of common characteristics in environment and ecology, allowing the formation of large interaction spheres with associated dichotomous highland-lowland developmentsAuthor: Enrique Mayer.

      In Highland- Lowland Interaction in Mesoamerica: Interdisciplinary Approaches, edited by Arthur G. Miller, pp. Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Washington, D.C. Baudez, Claude F., and Pierre Becquelin Arch&ologie de Los Naranjos, Honduras.


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