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Recent advances in the archaeology of the Northern Andes : in memory of Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff / edited by Augusto Oyuela-Caycedo and J. Scott Raymond.

By: Reichel-Dolmatoff, Gerardo, 1912-1994
Contributor(s): Oyuela-Caycedo, Augusto, 1961- | Raymond, James Scott | University of California, Los Angeles. Institute of Archaeology
Language: English Series: Monograph / Institute of Archaeology, University of California, Los Angeles ; 39Publisher: Los Angeles : University of California. Institute of Archaeology, 1998.Description: xvii, 173p. : ill., maps, plans, tables ; 28cm.ISBN: 0917956907
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Book Book British Museum Africa Oceania and the Americas AOA Roller Racking H6/KE [CAL-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available M36346
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Bibl.: p.149-172.Bibl. of G. Reichel-Dolmatoff: p.ix-xv.

Contents: I, Foragers and collectors. Evidence of late pleistocene / early holocene occupations / Carlos López; Beginnings of sedentism in the lowlands / J.S. Raymond; Learning from the present / R.M. Bonzani; II, Chiefdoms. Ideology, temples and priests in the Sierra Nevada / A. Oyuela-Caycedo; Mortuary traditions and leadership: a Muisca case / A.M. Boada Rivas; Prestige and wealth in chiefdom societies / J.F. Blick; Precolumbian roads in Calima / M.C. Schrimpff; Cupico (Chocó) / Richard Cooke; III, Shamanism and iconography. Shamanic elements in a terminal Valdevia burial, Ecuador / J.A. Zeidler, P. Stahl, M.J. Sutlif; Figuring figurines: the Chachi, Ecuador / Warren DeBoer; The spectacled bear in iconic imagery: ancient Panama and Colombia / M.W. Helms.