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Table of contents (11 chapters)
The Development of Horticulture in the Eastern Woodlands of North America: Women’s Role
About this book
The contributors provide important new insights into the strategies of early statecraft and the role of pots as political tools by focusing on questions such as:
-What was the nature of the relationship between food, power, status, and identity in the context of early states?
-Was feasting a universally important element in the construction of state power?
-How do archaeologically discernible patterns of state feasting compare cross-culturally and through time?
- Archaic period in North America
- Vor- und Frühgeschichte
- archaic states
Editors and Affiliations
Wayne State University, Detroit
Tamara L. Bray
Book Title: The Archaeology and Politics of Food and Feasting in Early States and Empires
Editors: Tamara L. Bray
Publisher: Springer New York, NY
eBook Packages: Springer Book Archive
Copyright Information: Springer-Verlag US 2003
Hardcover ISBN: 978-0-306-47730-0Published: 31 July 2003
Softcover ISBN: 978-0-306-47771-3Published: 31 July 2003
eBook ISBN: 978-0-306-48246-5Published: 28 May 2007
Edition Number: 1
Number of Pages: VIII, 292