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The Terminal Classic in the Maya lowlands : collapse, transition, and transformation

Author: Arthur Andrew Demarest; Prudence M Rice; Don Stephen Rice
Publisher: Boulder : University Press of Colorado, ©2004.
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"Featuring an impressive roster of scholars, The Terminal Classic in the Maya Lowlands presents the most recent data and interpretations pertaining to this perplexing period of cultural transformation in the Maya lowlands. Although the research reveals clear interregional patterns, the contributors resist a single overarching explanation. Rather, this volume's diverse and nuanced interpretations provide a new, more  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Terminal Classic in the Maya lowlands.
Boulder : University Press of Colorado, c2004
(OCoLC)607013107
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Andrew Demarest; Prudence M Rice; Don Stephen Rice
ISBN: 0870817396 9780870817397
OCLC Number: 52311867
Description: xviii, 676 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Terminal Classic and the "classic Maya collapse" in perspective / Prudence M. Rice, Arthur A. Demarest and Don S. Rice --
Hermeneutics, transitions, and transformations in classic to postclassic Maya society / Diane Z. Chase and Arlen F. Chase --
Terminal classic-period lowland ceramics / Prudence M. Rice and Donald Forsyth --
The last hurrah : continuity and transformation at Seibal / Gair Tourtellot and Jason J. González --
Settlement and late classic political disintegration in the Petexbatun / Matt O'Mansky and Nicholas P. Dunning --
After the maelstrom : collapse of the classic Maya kingdoms the Terminal Classic in the western Petén / Arthur A. Demarest --
Late classic to postclassic transformations in the Petén Lakes region, Guatemala / Prudence M. Rice and Don S. Rice --
Disaster in sight : the Terminal Classic at Tikal and Uaxactun / Juan Antonio Valdés and Federico Fahsen --
Defining the Terminal Classic at Calakmul, Campeche / Geoffrey E. Braswell ... [et al.] --
Terminal classic settlement and polity in the Mopán Valley, Petén, Guatemala / Juan Pedro Laporte --
Dating Copán culture history : implications for the Terminal Classic and the collapse / David Webster, AnnCorinne Freter and Rebecca Storey --
Political decentralization, dynastic collapse, and the early postclassic in the urban center of Copán, Honduras / William L. Fash, E. Wyllys Andrews and T. Kam Manahan --
Out with a whimper : La Milpa in the Terminal Classic / Norman Hammond and Gair Tourtellot --
Commoner sense : late and terminal classic social strategies in the Xunantunich area / Wendy Ashmore, Jason Yaeger and Cynthia Robin --
Transformations, periodicity, and urban development in the Three Rivers region / R.E.W. Adams ... [et al.] --
Terminal classic status-linked ceramics and the Maya "collapse" : de facto refuse at Caracol, Belize / Arlen F. Chase and Diane Z. Chase --
Ceramics and settlement patterns at terminal classic-period lagoon sites in northeastern Belize / Marilyn A. Masson and Shirley Boteler Mock --
Out of sight : the postclassic and early colonial periods at Chau Hiix / Christopher R. Andres and K. Anne Pyburn --
High times in the hill country : a perspective from the terminal classic Puuc region / Kelli Carmean, Nicholas Dunning and Jeff Karl Kowalski --
The rise and fall of terminal classic Yaxuna, Yucatán, Mexico / Charles Suhler ... [et al.] --
The decline of the east : the classic to postclassic transition at Ek Balam, Yucatán / William M. Ringle ... [et al.] --
Chichén Itzá : settlement and hegemony during the Terminal Classic period / Rafael Cobos Palma --
The Terminal Classic in the Maya lowlands : assessing collapses, terminations, and transformations / Arthur A. Demarest, Prudence M. Rice and Don S. Rice.
Responsibility: edited by Arthur A. Demarest, Prudence M. Rice, Don S. Rice.
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"Featuring an impressive roster of scholars, The Terminal Classic in the Maya Lowlands presents the most recent data and interpretations pertaining to this perplexing period of cultural transformation in the Maya lowlands. Although the research reveals clear interregional patterns, the contributors resist a single overarching explanation. Rather, this volume's diverse and nuanced interpretations provide a new, more properly grounded beginning for continued debate on the nature of lowland Terminal Classic Maya civilization."--BOOK JACKET.

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