Mixtecs, Zapotecs, and Chatinos: Ancient Peoples of Southern Mexico

Mixtecs, Zapotecs, and Chatinos: Ancient Peoples of Southern Mexico

Author(s): Arthur A. Joyce

Published Online: 2 NOV 2009

Print ISBN: 9780631209775

Online ISBN: 9781444314946

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314946

About this Book

Mixtecs, Zapotecs, and Chatinos: Ancient Peoples of Southern Mexico examines the origins, history, and interrelationships of the civilizations that arose and flourished in Oaxaca.

  • Provides an up-to-date summary of the current state of research findings and archaeological evidence
  • Uses contemporary social theory to address many key problems relating to archaeology of the Americas, including the dynamics of social life and the rise and fall of civilizations
  • Adds clarity to ongoing debates over cultural change and interregional interactions in ancient Mesoamerican societies
  • Supplemented with compelling illustrations, photographs, and line drawings of various archaeological sites and artifacts

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