The Resource The value of things : prehistoric to contemporary commodities in the Maya region, edited by Jennifer P. Mathews and Thomas H. Guderjan, (electronic resource)

The value of things : prehistoric to contemporary commodities in the Maya region, edited by Jennifer P. Mathews and Thomas H. Guderjan, (electronic resource)

Label
The value of things : prehistoric to contemporary commodities in the Maya region
Title
The value of things
Title remainder
prehistoric to contemporary commodities in the Maya region
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jennifer P. Mathews and Thomas H. Guderjan
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book explores how the Mayans gave value to commodities through the lens of anthropology and archaeology"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
P@U
Dewey number
972/.601
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.3.C6
LC item number
V35 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The value of things : prehistoric to contemporary commodities in the Maya region, edited by Jennifer P. Mathews and Thomas H. Guderjan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: The Value of Things -- Jennifer P. Mathews and Thomas H. Guderjan; 1. The Value of Labor: How the Production Process Added Value to Pre-Columbian Maya Jade -- Brigitte Kovacevich; 2. Production of Ancient Wetland Agricultural Commodities in the Maya Lowlands -- Thomas H. Guderjan, Sheryl Luzzadder-Beach, Timothy Beach, Steven Bozarth, and Samantha Krause; 3. Finding Value in the Mundane: Chert Features and Communities of Practice at San Bartolo, Guatemala -- Joshua J. Kwoka
  • 12. Meaning in the Making: Locating Value in the Production and Consumption of Maya Tourist Arts -- Mary Katherine ScottReferences; Contributors; Index
  • 4. The Paynes Creek Salt Works, Belize: A Model for Ancient Maya Salt Production -- Heather McKillop and E. Cory Sills5. Beekeeping Practices in Modern and Ancient Yucatán: Going from the Known to the Unknown -- Briana Bianco, Rani T. Alexander, and Gary Rayson; 6. The Coin of Her Realm: Cacao as Gendered Goods among the Prehispanic and Colonial Maya -- Eleanor Harrison-Buck; 7. Prerevolutionary Henequen Landscapes of Northwestern Yucatán -- Allan D. Meyers
  • 8. Cosmopolitan Living?: Examining the Sugar and Rum Industry of the Costa Escondida, Quintana Roo, Mexico -- Jennifer P. Mathews and John Gust9. Plant-Food Commodities of the Maya Lowlands -- Scott L. Fedick; 10. Questioning the Status of Land as Commodity in Maya Quintana Roo and Belize -- Tiffany C. Cain and Richard M. Leventhal; 11. Changes in Ceramics as Commodities in Ticul, Yucatán, Mexico (1965-2008) and What They Tell Us about Ancient Maya Ceramic Production -- Dean E. Arnold
Control code
ocn973753150
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816536320
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1kznmk9
  • 994575
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36723484
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)973753150
  • jstor0816536325

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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