Adams, Richard E. W., 1931-. The origins of civilization in the Maya lowlands

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Title: The origins of civilization in the Maya lowlands

Published in: The Origins of Maya civilization, edited by Richard E. W. Adams

Published By: The Origins of Maya civilization, edited by Richard E. W. Adams Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1977. 3-24 p.: ill., maps

By line: Richard E. W. Adams ; T. Patrick Culbert

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: HRAF, 2001. Computer File

Culture: Preclassic Maya (NY52)

Subjects: Identification (101); Reviews and critiques (114); Theoretical orientation in research and its results (121);

Abstract: This is the introductory chapter to 'The Origins of Maya Civilization,' which includes documents 29-40. Adams and Culbert provide a definition of lowland Maya civilization and review the theories regarding its origin and rise. They also include a review of sites, chronology, and cultural complexes.

Document Number: 28

Document ID: ny52-028

Document Type: Essay

Language: English

Note: For bibliographical references see document number 1:Anonymous

Field Date: not specified

Evaluation: Archeologists-5

Analyst: Ian Skoggard ; 2000

Coverage Date: 3600-1350 B.P.

Coverage Place: Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, and Honduras

LCSH: Mayas -- Antiquities

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