Appel, Jill. A Summary of the ethnohistoric information relevant to the interpretation of Late Postclassic settlement pattern data, the Central and Valle Grande survey zones

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: A Summary of the ethnohistoric information relevant to the interpretation of Late Postclassic settlement pattern data, the Central and Valle Grande survey zones

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Monte Albán's hinterland, part 1:the prehispanic settlement patterns of the central and southern parts of the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, by Richard E. Blanton ... [et al.]

Published By: Original publisher Monte Albán's hinterland, part 1:the prehispanic settlement patterns of the central and southern parts of the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, by Richard E. Blanton ... [et al.] Ann Arbor: Regents of the University of Michigan, Museum of Anthropology. 1982. 139-148 p. map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication By Jill Appell

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2010. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Highland Mesoamerican Late Preclassic (NY42)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Comparative evidence (171); Historical reconstruction (174);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Appell uses published primary sources to supplement the archaeological data for Period V. As she discusses the Postclassic, this source is mainly outside the time period for the Late Preclassic. This source is best used to explore the possible ways local and regional administration and exchange operated before the Postclassic and perhaps even to reconstruct the ways these institutions worked in the Preclassic.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 22

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. ny42-022

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Component part(s), monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1971-1975

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Archaeologist-4

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry; 2008

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1250-479 BP (AD 750-1521)

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Valley of Oaxaca; Mexico

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Indians of Mexico--Mexico--Oaxaca Valley--Antiquities/Land settlement patterns, Prehistoric--Mexico--Oaxaca Valley/Oaxaca Valley (Mexico)--Antiquities/Mexico--Antiquities

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