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Manifesting power : gender and the interpretation of power in archaeology / edited by Tracy L. Sweely.

By: Sweely, Tracy L
Language: English Publisher: London : Routledge, 1998.Description: xiii, 210p. : ill., maps, plans ; 24cm.ISBN: 0415197449
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Book Book British Museum Africa Oceania and the Americas Open Shelves KEC [SWE-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available M39021
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Includes references. - Contents: Part 1, Exploring power through gender. A resort to subtler contrivances / A.B. Kehoe; Egalitarianism, equality and equitable power / Susan Kent; Women leaders in native North American societies / R. Trocolli; Gender, power and hierarchy in middle-level societies / Janet E. Levy; II, Ideology and the negotiation of power. Writing on the face of the moon: ancient Maya civilization / Carolyne Tate; The metamorphosis of Xochiquetzal / G.G. & S.D. McCafferty; III, Manifesting power through material culture. Artels and identities: gender, power and Russian America / K. Woodhouse-Beyer; Gender, space, people and power at Cerén, El Salvador / T.L. Sweely.