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The Resource Emergence and collapse of early villages : models of central mesa verde archaeology, edited by Timothy A. Kohler and Mark D. Varien

Emergence and collapse of early villages : models of central mesa verde archaeology, edited by Timothy A. Kohler and Mark D. Varien

Label
Emergence and collapse of early villages : models of central mesa verde archaeology
Title
Emergence and collapse of early villages
Title remainder
models of central mesa verde archaeology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Timothy A. Kohler and Mark D. Varien
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Comparing simulations from agent-based models with the precisely dated archaeological record from this area, this text will interest archaeologists working in the Southwest and in Neolithic studies as well as anyone applying modelling techniques to understanding how human societies shape, and are shaped by the environment
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
978.8/27
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.P9
LC item number
E435 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kohler, Timothy A
  • Varien, Mark
Series statement
Origins of human behavior and culture
Series volume
6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pueblo Indians
  • Pueblo Indians
  • Pueblo Indians
  • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Antiquities
  • Pueblo Indians
  • Pueblo Indians
  • Colorado
Label
Emergence and collapse of early villages : models of central mesa verde archaeology, edited by Timothy A. Kohler and Mark D. Varien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface and Acknowledgments; Contributors; Chapter 1: Emergence and Collapse of Early Villages in the Central Mesa Verde: An Introduction; Chapter 2: The Study Area and the Ancestral Pueblo Occupation; Chapter 3: Low-Frequency Climate in the Mesa Verde Region: Beef Pasture Revisited; Chapter 4: Simulation Model Overview; Chapter 5: Modeling Paleohydrological System Structure and Function; Chapter 6: Modeling Agricultural Productivity and Farming Effort; Chapter 7: Modeling Plant and Animal Productivity and Fuel Use
  • Chapter 8: Supply, Demand, Return Rates, And Resource Depression: Hunting in the Village Ecodynamics WorldChapter 9: How Hunting Changes the Vep World, and how the Vep World Changes Hunting; Chapter 10: Exercising the Model: Assessing Changes in Settlement Location and Efficiency; Chapter 11: Simulating Household Exchange with Cultural Algorithms; Chapter 12: Tool-Stone Procurement in the Mesa Verde Core Region Through Time; Chapter 13: Population Dynamics and Warfare in the Central Mesa Verde Region
  • Chapter 14: Characterizing Community-Center (Village) Formation in the Vep Study Area, A.D. 600-1280Chapter 15: The Rise and Collapse of Villages in the Central Mesa Verde Region; Appendix A; Appendix B; Bibliography; Notes on Contributors; Index; Color insert follows page 84
Control code
787846280
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 343 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520270145
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsx6w7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787846280
Label
Emergence and collapse of early villages : models of central mesa verde archaeology, edited by Timothy A. Kohler and Mark D. Varien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface and Acknowledgments; Contributors; Chapter 1: Emergence and Collapse of Early Villages in the Central Mesa Verde: An Introduction; Chapter 2: The Study Area and the Ancestral Pueblo Occupation; Chapter 3: Low-Frequency Climate in the Mesa Verde Region: Beef Pasture Revisited; Chapter 4: Simulation Model Overview; Chapter 5: Modeling Paleohydrological System Structure and Function; Chapter 6: Modeling Agricultural Productivity and Farming Effort; Chapter 7: Modeling Plant and Animal Productivity and Fuel Use
  • Chapter 8: Supply, Demand, Return Rates, And Resource Depression: Hunting in the Village Ecodynamics WorldChapter 9: How Hunting Changes the Vep World, and how the Vep World Changes Hunting; Chapter 10: Exercising the Model: Assessing Changes in Settlement Location and Efficiency; Chapter 11: Simulating Household Exchange with Cultural Algorithms; Chapter 12: Tool-Stone Procurement in the Mesa Verde Core Region Through Time; Chapter 13: Population Dynamics and Warfare in the Central Mesa Verde Region
  • Chapter 14: Characterizing Community-Center (Village) Formation in the Vep Study Area, A.D. 600-1280Chapter 15: The Rise and Collapse of Villages in the Central Mesa Verde Region; Appendix A; Appendix B; Bibliography; Notes on Contributors; Index; Color insert follows page 84
Control code
787846280
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 343 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520270145
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsx6w7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787846280

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