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The Archaeology of Utopian and Intentional Communities

The Archaeology of Utopian and Intentional Communities

Stacy C. Kozakavich

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813056593
eISBN:
9780813053509
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056593.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Intentional communities, including religious, utopian, and communal societies, have long been a feature of the American social and economic landscape. This volume describes and discusses historical ... More

Critical Theory and the Anthropology of Heritage Landscapes

Critical Theory and the Anthropology of Heritage Landscapes

Melissa F. Baird

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813056562
eISBN:
9780813053479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056562.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

What are the cultural politics of making place? How do we reconcile the heritage landscapes we encounter in our work with their sociopolitical and historical contexts? What avenues are there to ... More

Harney FlatsA Florida Paleoindian Site

Harney Flats: A Florida Paleoindian Site

I. Randolph Daniel Jr. and Michael Wisenbaker

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781683400226
eISBN:
9781683400950
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400226.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This book presents the results of archaeological excavations conducted at Harney Flats, one of the archaeological sites found as part of the I-75 Highway Salvage Program, administered by the Florida ... More

Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-PacificThe Asia-Pacific Region

Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-Pacific: The Asia-Pacific Region

Maria Cruz Berrocal and Cheng-hwa Tsang (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054766
eISBN:
9780813053493
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054766.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The history of Asia-Pacific since 1500 has traditionally been told as one of stagnation and decline imposed on by the superiority of Europeans in the region, who, since their arrival, have allegedly ... More

Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-PacificThe Southwest Pacific and Oceanian Regions

Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-Pacific: The Southwest Pacific and Oceanian Regions

Maria Cruz Berrocal and Cheng-hwa Tsang (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054759
eISBN:
9780813053318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054759.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The history of the Asia-Pacific region since the 1500s has traditionally been told as one of stagnation and decline imposed by the superiority of Europeans, who also allegedly established capitalism ... More

Honoring Ancestors in Sacred SpaceThe Archaeology of an Eighteenth-Century African-Bahamian Cemetery

Honoring Ancestors in Sacred Space: The Archaeology of an Eighteenth-Century African-Bahamian Cemetery

Grace Turner

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781683400202
eISBN:
9781683400493
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400202.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This book examines the history of a black cemetery through archaeology. Archaeological evidence suggests that the cemetery was deliberately established on the waterfront in the early eighteenth ... More

Life and Death on the NileA Bioethnography of Three Ancient Nubian Communities

Life and Death on the Nile: A Bioethnography of Three Ancient Nubian Communities

George J. Armelagos and Dennis P. Van Gerven

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054452
eISBN:
9780813053196
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054452.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This book is an account of half a century of scientific investigation of life and death in three ancient Nubian communities. The research coheres around a single, unifying theme: namely that the ... More

Reading the BonesActivity, Biology, and Culture

Reading the Bones: Activity, Biology, and Culture

Elizabeth Weiss

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054988
eISBN:
9780813053707
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054988.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Methodology and Techniques

Do skeletal indicators used to reconstruct past people’s activity patterns actually reflect biological differences? This book reviews the literature on the most commonly utilized activity pattern ... More

A World View of Bioculturally Modified Teeth

A World View of Bioculturally Modified Teeth

Scott E. Burnett and Joel D. Irish (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054834
eISBN:
9780813053325
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054834.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The subject of this volume is intentional dental modification—changing the human appearance by removing teeth, or otherwise altering their shape, surface, or color. It has been practiced, in one form ... More

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