Death, Society, And Ideology In A Hohokam Community: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Death, Society, And Ideology In A Hohokam Community

1st Edition

By Randall H Mcguire


210 pages

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Paperback: 9780367166182
pub: 2020-03-30
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pub: 2019-05-01

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This book examines the burials in the context of the Ciudad community to gain some understanding of the nature of Hohokam social organization. It provides a contrast of the ideology of the Colonial and Sedentary periods and the ideology of the Classic Period.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Previous Analyses of Hohokam Burials 3. Ethnographic Examples of Cremations 4. Burial Features at La Ciudad 5. Colonial and Sedentary Period Hohokam Cremation Practices 6. Analysis of Grave Lots 7. Summary and Conclusion

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General