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Human adaptation in ancient Mesoamerica: empirical approaches to Mesoamerican archaeology




Gonlin, Nancy, editor
French, Kirk D., editor
University Press of Colorado, publisher

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"From the hydrological engineering behind Teotihuacan's layout, to the complexities of agriculture and sustainability in the Maya lowlands, to the nuanced history of abandonment along different lineages and households in Maya centers, Human Adaptation in Ancient Mesoamerica covers a diverse array of topics which explore human adaptation in Mesoamerica to social, political, economic, and environmental factors.--Provided by publisher.


Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Access is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.


Mayas -- Social conditions
Mayas -- Antiquities
Human ecology -- Mexico -- History -- To 1500
Human ecology -- Central America -- History -- To 1500
Social archaeology -- Mexico
Social archaeology -- Central America
Environmental archaeology -- Mexico
Environmental archaeology -- Central America
Mexico -- Antiquities
Central America -- Antiquities


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