Arana A., Raúl M.. Classic and Postclassic Chalcatzingo

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

Title: Classic and Postclassic Chalcatzingo

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Ancient Chalcatzingo, edited by David C. Grove

Published By: Original publisher Ancient Chalcatzingo, edited by David C. Grove Austin: University of Texas Press. 1987. 387-399 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Raúl Martín Arana

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. Central Mexico Classic (NU92)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Religious and educational structures (346); Masonry (333); Recreational structures (345); Miscellaneous structures (349); Archaeological excavation methods (1210);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This is a survey of some of the major features of the Classic period occupation at Chalcatzingo, Mexico. The architecture described consists of two small pyramid mounds facing a plaza, associated wall and platform construction, and a ball court to the north of the plaza. Excavations at the site also turned up several Classic period lime kilns, and three burials. Material on the Postclassic period which was included in this document has not been indexed with OCM (Outline of Cultural Materials) codes since the time frame involved is outside the provenance of the Classic period.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 14

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. nu92-014

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Essay

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: For bibliographical references see Grove: 1987 (NU95 Olmec; document 3)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1972-1974

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-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. John Beierle; 2009

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 2100-1300 BP (100 BC-AD 700)

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

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Mexico--Antiquities


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