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Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete

Christina M. Elson

Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete

a Monte Albán II administrative center in the Valley of Oaxaca

by Christina M. Elson

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Published by Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zapotec Indians -- Kings and rulers,
  • Zapotec Indians -- Politics and government,
  • Zapotec Indians -- Antiquities,
  • Elite (Social sciences) -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Power (Social sciences) -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Social archaeology -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Cerro Tilcajete Site (Mexico),
  • Monte Albán Site (Mexico),
  • Oaxaca Valley (Mexico) -- Antiquities,
  • Oaxaca Valley (Mexico) -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Christina Elson.
    SeriesPrehistory and human ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca -- v. 14, Memoirs / Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan -- no. 42, Memoirs of the Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan -- no. 42
    ContributionsUniversity of Michigan. Museum of Anthropology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1219.8.Z37 E57 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 138 p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22763719M
    ISBN 109780915703661

    Cerros is an Eastern Lowland Maya archaeological site in northern Belize that functioned from the Late Preclassic to the Postclassic period. The site reached its apogee during the Mesoamerican Late Preclassic and at its peak, it held a population of approximately 1, people. The site is strategically located on a peninsula at the mouth of the New River where it empties into . Cerro Tilcajete is the smallest of the valley's secondary centers. The number of administrative buildings at the site is limited. Excavated buildings conform to canons of state architecture, but are smaller than similar buildings excavated at the earlier site of El Palenque or at the contemporaneous site of San Jose Mogote.

    El Paraíso (Spanish pronunciation: [el paɾaˈiso], "The Paradise") is the modern name of a Late Preceramic (– BC) archaeological site located in the Chillón Valley on the central coast of site is situated several kilometers north of Lima, the capital of Peru, in the San Martin de Porres District in the Province of Paraíso is one of the largest settlements from. Abstract. The debate between the cultural-evolutionist and cultural-historicist views of long-term social change is discussed, and cultural macroevolutionism is presented as a contemporary theoretical framework that combines traditional and newer concepts from evolutionary anthropology with recent thinking in evolutionary biology and the physics of phase transitions.

    University of Michigan Press is a leading publisher and distributor of books and digital projects in the humanities and social sciences that are aligned with the strengths of its parent institution. Excavation at San José Mogote 1: The Household Archaeology Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete: A Monte Albán II Administrative Center in the. Cerro Torre is one of the mountains of the Southern Patagonian Ice Field in South is located in a region which is disputed between Argentina and Chile, west of Fitz Roy (also known as Cerro Chaltén). The peak is the highest of a four mountain chain: the other peaks are Torre Egger (2, m (8, ft)), Punta Herron, and Cerro Standhardt. The top of the mountain .


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Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete by Christina M. Elson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Elson's excavations aimed to document the nature of Cerro Tilcajete's ties to Monte Albán, especially the links between the elite families at the capital and those at Cerro Tilcajete.

By Period II, the site of Monte Albán had become the capital of a fully developed state and had begun to solidify its core region, investing in the Cited by: 9.

Elson’s excavations aimed to document the nature of Cerro Tilcajete’s ties to Monte Albán, especially the links between the elite families at the capital and those at Cerro Tilcajete. By Period II, the site of Monte Albán had become the capital of a fully developed state and had begun to solidify its core region, investing in the.

Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete. A Monte Albán II Administrative Center in the Valley of Oaxaca Memoirs; This volume, part of a series on the prehistory and human ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, focuses on Cerro Tilcajete, a secondary administrative center below Monte Albán, the capital of the prehispanic Zapotec state.

Cerro Tilcajete during Monte Albán II ( B.C.-A.D. ) Cerro Tilcajete and the decline of the Zapotec state Conclusions --Appendix A. Ceramic terms, analysis, and illustrations ; B Human remains from surface collections and features in structures at Cerro Tilcajete ; C.

The shell assemblage from Cerro Tilcajete ; D. Resumen en. Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete: A Monte Albán II Administrative Center in the Valley of Oaxaca September 5, Jessica Darga Christina Elson, Latin America, Memoirs, Mexico, Oaxaca. Spencer and Redmond directed excavations at El Mogote and El Palenque from Elson directed excavations at Cerro Tilcajete from Although the data analysis is still in progress, some preliminary results primarily focus on site development, the rise of militarism, and Tilcajete's resistance against Monte Albán's expansion.

Elson's () research at Cerro Tilcajete revealed that it functioned as a secondary center of the Monte Albán state during the Monte Albán II phase.

Download Monte Albans Hinterland Part I full book in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format, get it for read on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Monte Albans Hinterland Part I full free pdf books. One interesting result from excavations at Yaasuchi and Cerro Tilcajete was a comparison of the relative abundance of G ceramics at the two sites, which is presented in table 2.

Table 2. A comparison of the relative abundance of G ceramics at Yaasuchi and Cerro Tilcajete. C.7/C G Cerro Tilcajete: Elite context: %. Archaeological investigations at three Formative period sites near San Martín Tilcajete in the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, have recovered a sequence of.

Most of the sherds were recovered from excavations at five sites in the central and northern Valle Grande/Ocotlán regions of the Oaxaca Valley: Monte Albán (N = 89), El Mogote (N = 50), El Palenque (N = 71), and Cerro Tilcajete (N = ), all discussed above, as well as Yaasuchi (N = 56), a smaller administrative site on the western edge of.

Peer-reviewed books Elson, C. and F. Estrada-Belli (). The Maya in a Millennial Perspective. Washington, DC: Inter-American Development Bank. Elson, C. Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete: A Monte Albán II Administrative Center in the Valley of Oaxaca, Memoirs of the Museum of Anthropology University of Michigan, No.

Ann Arbor. The book begins with Cuicuilco, a predecessor that arose around BCE, then traces Teotihuacan from its founding in approximately BCE to its collapse around CE. It describes the city's immense pyramids and other elite structures.

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Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete: a Monte Albán II administrative center in the Valley of Oaxaca / by Christina Elson --v. 16 Excavations at San José Mogote 2: the cognitive archaeology / by Kent V. Flannery, Joyce Marcus ; with contributions by Chris L.

Moser, Ronald Spores, Dudley M. Varner, Judith Francis Zeitlin, Robert N. Zeitlin --v. The research we discuss includes Spencer and Redmond’s excavations in the Tilcajete area (present), Balkansky’s regional survey of the Sola Valley (–), and Sherman’s excavations at the site of Yaasuchi (–) (Fig.

1, Fig. We also present the results of a GIS analysis conducted by Nicholls in order to test some. From the Mesoamerican highlands to the Colca Valley in Peru, pre-Columbian civilizations were bastions of power that have largely been viewed through the lens of rulership, or occasionally through bottom-up perspectives of resistance.

Rather than focusing on rulers or peasants, this book examines how intermediate elitesÑboth men and womenÑhelped to develop, sustain. Volume 14 Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete: A Monte Albán II Administrative Center in the Valley of Oaxaca, by Christina Elson.

Memoirs of the Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan, No. Volume 15 Cerro Danush: Excavations at a Hilltop Community in the Eastern Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, by Ronald K.

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