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Before Kukulkán : bioarchaeology of Maya life, death, and identity at Classic Period Yaxuná / Vera Tiesler, Andrea Cucina, Travis W. Stanton and David A. Freidel ; foreword by Traci Ardren.

By: Tiesler, Vera.
Contributor(s): Cucina, Andrea | Stanton, Travis W | Freidel, David A | Ardren, Traci.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, 2017Description: 1 online resource (343 p.).ISBN: 9780816537433; 0816537437.Subject(s): Mayas -- Antiquities | Mayas -- Yucatán Peninsula -- Social life and customs | Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mexico -- Yaxuná SiteAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Before Kukulkán : Bioarchaeology of Maya Life, Death, and Identity at Classic Period YaxunáDDC classification: 305.897/427 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Foreword by Traci Ardren; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Bioarchaeology of Yaxuná; Part I. Living at Yaxuná; 1. Yaxuná in Context; 2. Individual Movement, Migration, and Population Dynamics in the Northern Maya Lowlands; 3. Growing Up in Yaxuná: Demography, Lifestyle, and Health in a Classic Period Capital; 4. Foodways, Diet, and Nutrition; 5. Physical Embodiment and Social Identities at Yaxuná; Part II. Yaxunáâ#x80;#x99;s Dead; 6. Passing, Mourning, and Procuring Permanence; 7. Eternal Performance: The Royal Tombs
8. Feeding the Gods in Yaxuná: Sacrifice and Human Caches9. The Cycling of an Era: Chichén Itzá and the Decline of Yaxuná; Notes; References
Summary: "A significant look at Maya life prior to Chichen Itzá during the Classic Period in the Yucatan"--Provided by publisher.
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Foreword by Traci Ardren; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Bioarchaeology of Yaxuná; Part I. Living at Yaxuná; 1. Yaxuná in Context; 2. Individual Movement, Migration, and Population Dynamics in the Northern Maya Lowlands; 3. Growing Up in Yaxuná: Demography, Lifestyle, and Health in a Classic Period Capital; 4. Foodways, Diet, and Nutrition; 5. Physical Embodiment and Social Identities at Yaxuná; Part II. Yaxunáâ#x80;#x99;s Dead; 6. Passing, Mourning, and Procuring Permanence; 7. Eternal Performance: The Royal Tombs

8. Feeding the Gods in Yaxuná: Sacrifice and Human Caches9. The Cycling of an Era: Chichén Itzá and the Decline of Yaxuná; Notes; References

"A significant look at Maya life prior to Chichen Itzá during the Classic Period in the Yucatan"--Provided by publisher.

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