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The Resource Caribbean paleodemography : population, culture history, and sociopolitical processes in ancient Puerto Rico, L. Antonio Curet

Caribbean paleodemography : population, culture history, and sociopolitical processes in ancient Puerto Rico, L. Antonio Curet

Label
Caribbean paleodemography : population, culture history, and sociopolitical processes in ancient Puerto Rico
Title
Caribbean paleodemography
Title remainder
population, culture history, and sociopolitical processes in ancient Puerto Rico
Statement of responsibility
L. Antonio Curet
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
According to the European chronicles, at the time of contact, the Greater Antilles were inhabited by the Tainos or Arawak Indians, who were organized in hierarchical societies. Since its inception Carribean archaeology has used population as an important variable in explaining many social, political, and economic processes such as migration, changes in subsistence systems, and the development of institutionalized social stratification. In Caribbean Paleodemography, L. Antonio Curet argues that population has been used casually by Caribbean archaeologists and proposes more rigorous and promisin
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curet, L. Antonio
Dewey number
304.8/097295
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F1969
LC item number
.C87 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Island archaeology
  • Demographic archaeology
  • Puerto Rico
  • HISTORY
  • Antiquities
  • Demographic archaeology
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Island archaeology
  • Puerto Rico
  • Archäologie
  • Paläodemographie
  • Puerto Rico
  • Indiens
  • Indiens
  • Indiens
  • Fouilles archéologiques
  • Paléodémographie
  • Porto Rico
  • Archäologie
  • Paläodemographie
  • Puerto Rico
Label
Caribbean paleodemography : population, culture history, and sociopolitical processes in ancient Puerto Rico, L. Antonio Curet
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-268) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Demography and ancient populations in the Caribbean -- Cultural and social history of ancient Puerto Rico -- Migration, colonization, and cultural change: an anthropological approach -- Ancient migrations in Puerto Rico: issues and possible explanations -- Intraisland population trends: regional analysis -- Population, carrying capacity, and population pressure: ancient demography of the Valley of Maunabo -- Paleodemography at the local level -- Conclusions: Paleodemography and Caribbean archaeology
Control code
891394504
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817383442
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891394504
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Caribbean paleodemography : population, culture history, and sociopolitical processes in ancient Puerto Rico, L. Antonio Curet
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-268) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Demography and ancient populations in the Caribbean -- Cultural and social history of ancient Puerto Rico -- Migration, colonization, and cultural change: an anthropological approach -- Ancient migrations in Puerto Rico: issues and possible explanations -- Intraisland population trends: regional analysis -- Population, carrying capacity, and population pressure: ancient demography of the Valley of Maunabo -- Paleodemography at the local level -- Conclusions: Paleodemography and Caribbean archaeology
Control code
891394504
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817383442
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891394504
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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