Central Plains Village

  • Peter N. Peregrine


Relative Time Period: Follows the Plains Woodland tradition, precedes the historic period.


Great Plain Stone Tool Central Plain Southern Great Plain Projectile Point 
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Suggested Readings

  1. Adair, M. J. (1988). Prehistoric Agriculture in the Central Plains. Publications in Anthropology, no. 16. Lawrence: University of Kansas.Google Scholar
  2. Baugh, T. G. (1986). “Cultural History and Protohistoric Societies in the Southern Plains.” Plains Anthropologist, Memoir 21: 167–187.Google Scholar
  3. Bell, R. E., ed. (1984). Prehistory of Oklahoma. Orlando: Academic Press.Google Scholar
  4. Blakeslee, D. J., ed. (1978). The Central Plains Tradition: Internal Developments and External Relations. Iowa City: University of Iowa, Office of the State Archaeologist, Report 11.Google Scholar
  5. Brooks, R. L. (1989). “Village Farming Societies.” In From Clovis to Comanchero: Archaeological Overview of the Southern Great Plains, ed. J. L. Hofman, R. L. Brooks, J. S. Hays, D. W. Owsley, R. L. Jantz, M. K. Marks, and M. H. Manhein. Fayetteville: Arkansas Archaeological Survey Research Series, no. 35, 71–90.Google Scholar
  6. Drass, R. R. (1998). “The Southern Plains Villagers.” In Archaeology on the Great Plains, ed. W. R. Wood. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 415–455.Google Scholar
  7. Krause, Richard (1982). “The Central Plains Tradition Revisited: A Critical Review of Recent Interpretations.” Plains Anthropologist 27: 75–82.Google Scholar
  8. Roper, D. C. (1995). “Spatial Dynamics and Historical Process in the Central Plains Tradition.” Plains Anthropologist 40: 203–221.Google Scholar
  9. Schlesier, K. H., ed. (1994). Plains Indians, A.D. 500-1500: The Archaeological Past of Historic Groups. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.Google Scholar
  10. Steinacher, T. L., and G. F. Carlson (1998). “The Central Plains Tradition.” In Archaeology on the Great Plains, ed. W. R. Wood. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 235–268.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter N. Peregrine
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  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyLawrence UniversityAppletonUSA

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