Everyday Life Matters: Maya Farmers at Chan

Everyday Life Matters: Maya Farmers at Chan

by Cynthia Robin


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813062105
Publisher: University Press of Florida
Publication date: 04/05/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Cynthia Robin, associate professor of anthropology at Northwestern University, is the editor of Chan: An Ancient Maya Farming Community.

Table of Contents

List of Figures ix

List of Tables xi

Acknowledgments xiii

Prologue xvii

1 Introduction: Understanding Everyday Life 1

Part I Theory and Method in Everyday Life

2 Social Theory and Everyday Life 19

3 Archaeology and Everyday Life 45

4 Methods for a Critical Archaeology of Everyday Life 67

Part II Everyday Life at Chan

5 Situating Chan 91

6 Everyday Life at Chan 116

7 Why Everyday Life at Chan Matters 176

8 Conclusion: Everyday Life Matters 197

Notes 205

References 211

Index 235

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