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The Motul de San José Animals in an Economic Perspective

Kitty F. Emery

in Motul de San José: Politics, History, and Economy in a Classic Maya Polity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041902
eISBN:
9780813043425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041902.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The animal remains recovered from the site of Motul de San José provide a valuable glimpse of the use of faunal resources within the boundaries of a polity capital. Local polity capitals such as ... More


Animal Resource Use and Exchange at an Inland Maya Port: Zooarchaeological Investigations at Trinidad de Nosotros

Erin Kennedy Thornton

in Motul de San José: Politics, History, and Economy in a Classic Maya Polity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041902
eISBN:
9780813043425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041902.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Analysis of archaeological animal remains from the subsidiary inland port of Trinidad de Nosotros documents how animals were used as dietary, raw material, ritual, and prestige goods from Preclassic ... More


Why Translocate?: Evaluating the Evidence and Reasons for Ancient Human Introductions of Wildlife to California’s Islands

Torben C. Rick, Courtney A. Hofman, and Leslie A. Reeder-Myers

in An Archaeology of Abundance: Reevaluating the Marginality of California's Islands

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056166
eISBN:
9780813053936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056166.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Worldwide, prehistoric hunter-gatherers and horticulturalists translocated a variety of animals and plants to islands. Translocations enhanced island ecosystems, introducing animals and plants used ... More


Paleoindian Zooarchaeology in Florida

Rochelle A. Marrinan

in New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter deals with acquiring food, specifically the animal portion of the diet, in the Paleoindian Period. The authors discuss the historical roots of the sub-field in detail. Locations noted in ... More


Investigations at the Robinson Site (40SM4)

Dan F. Morse and Tanya M. Peres

in The Cumberland River Archaic of Middle Tennessee

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781683400837
eISBN:
9781683400721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400837.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Excavations at the Robinson Shell Mound site took place during the summer of 1963 and recovered more than 22,000 artifacts during what would be the first modern archaeological investigation of a ... More


Conclusion: Conceptualizing and Investigating our Relationships with Dogs

Robert J. Losey

in Dogs: Archaeology beyond Domestication

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066363
eISBN:
9780813058573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066363.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The study of our long-term relationships with dogs faces many theoretical and methodological challenges. Recent changes in social sciences provide profound new insights on how dogs and humans share ... More


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