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Culture, Cultures, and Cultural Rights

Dominic McGoldrick

in Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights in Action

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199217908
eISBN:
9780191705380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199217908.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers the challenges of dealing with culture and cultures, as well as the ideas and substance of cultural rights, especially article 15 of the International Covenant on Economic, ... More


Values, practices and strategic divestment: Christian social service organisations in New Zealand

David Conradson

in Landscapes of voluntarism: New spaces of health, welfare and governance

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346322
eISBN:
9781447302650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346322.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Organizations

This chapter explores the values and service practices of a set of Christian Social Service Organisations (CSSOs) in the South Pacific nation of New Zealand. First, it discusses the shifting ... More


Bones of Complexity: Bioarchaeological Case Studies of Social Organization and Skeletal Biology

Haagen D. Klaus, Amanda R. Harvey, and Mark N. Cohen (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813062235
eISBN:
9780813051901
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062235.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Archaeological Methodology and Techniques

The histories of many human societies over the last ten millennia have been characterized by increasing social complexity and economic inequality. This phenomenon ranks among the intellectually ... More


Establishing and Maintaining Institutions

Marne L. Campbell

in Making Black Los Angeles: Class, Gender, and Community, 1850-1917

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781469629278
eISBN:
9781469629292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469629278.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

Chapter 3 is the story of the creation of a larger black community in Los Angeles at the turn of the twentieth century. It examines the ways in which a few were able to take full advantage of the ... More


Discerning Early Archaic Bolen Territories Using Geometric Morphometrics

David K. Thulman

in Early Human Life on the Southeastern Coastal Plain

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781683400349
eISBN:
9781683401001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400349.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Analyses of shapes of Bolen points from the Early Archaic period of North Central Florida were conducted, including side- and corner-notched varieties. The goal was to discern prehistoric social ... More


Mississippian Communities in the Northern Yazoo Basin

Erin S. Nelson

in Authority, Autonomy, and the Archaeology of a Mississippian Community

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781683401124
eISBN:
9781683401353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401124.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter introduces the study of Mississippian communities by reviewing archaeological evidence for Mississippi period sites; social organization and worldview among Mississippian people and ... More


Temporal Trends in Mobility and Subsistence Economy among the Tomb Builders of Umm an-Nar Island

Lesley A. Gregoricka

in Mortuary and Bioarchaeological Perspectives on Bronze Age Arabia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400790
eISBN:
9781683401063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400790.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

With the earliest recorded Umm an-Nar (2700–2000 BC) tombs, Umm an-Nar Island (UAE) offers insight into early strategies of human social organization in southeastern Arabia. The author used ... More


Late Prehistoric Maritime Communities in Coastal Ecuador

Karen E. Stothert, Maria Masucci, and Benjamin Carter

in Maritime Communities of the Ancient Andes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066141
eISBN:
9780813058351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066141.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Chapter 12 reviews late prehistoric maritime communities of coastal Ecuador to investigate changes in adaptation at two sites in the Santa Elena area of southern Ecuador: Loma de los Cangrejitos and ... More


La Corona: Negotiating a Landscape of Power

Marcello A. Canuto and Tomás Barrientos Q.

in Approaches to Monumental Landscapes of the Ancient Maya

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066226
eISBN:
9780813058375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066226.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Archaeological Methodology and Techniques

Chapter 9 explores the political landscape of the Late Classic Kaanul kingdom. Marcello A. Canuto and Tomás Barrientos Q. consider the role of secondary centers in the geopolitical landscape of the ... More


The Early Ceramic Age

William F. Keegan and Corinne L. Hofman

in The Caribbean before Columbus

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190605247
eISBN:
9780190605278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190605247.003.0003
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

The Early Ceramic Age commenced between 800 and 200 BC with the movement of communities from South and Central America into the islands. The earliest known settlements are in Puerto Rico and the ... More


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