Style, Society, and Person: Archaeological and Ethnological Perspectives

Style, Society, and Person: Archaeological and Ethnological Perspectives

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780306448430
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date: 02/01/1995
Series: Interdisciplinary Contributions to Archaeology Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 504
Product dimensions: 1.13(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

General Introduction: Integrating Approaches to Material Style in Theory and Philosophy; C. Carr, J.E. Neitzel. High-Level Theory on the Causes of Style: Style, Society, Myth, and Structure; P.G. Roe. Style, Perception, and Geometry; D.K. Washburn. Style, Selection, and Historicity; D.P. Braun. Middle-Range Theory: Relating Form and Cause: Building a Unified, Middlerange Theory of Artifact Design: Historical Perspectives and Tactics; C. Carr. Basketry of Northern California Indians: Interpreting Style Hierarchies; J. Pryor, C. Carr. Cordage and Fabrics: Relating Form, Technology, and Social Processes; C. Carr, R.F. Maslowski. Iroquois False Face Masks: The Multiple Causes of Style; B. Rosenthal. Approaches to Style: Complements and Contrasts; S. Plog. Style in Complex Societies: Elite Styles in Hierarchically Organized Societies: Expectations and Evidence from the Chacoan Regional System; J.E. Neitzel. Postscript: Future Directions for Material Style Studies; C. Carr, J.E. Neitzel. 3 additional articles. Index.

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