Agricultural intensification and prehistoric health in the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico by Denise C. Hodges

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Published by University of Michigan, Museum of Anthropology in Ann Arbor .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Oaxaca Valley (Mexico),
  • Mexico,
  • Oaxaca Valley.,
  • Oaxaca Valley

Subjects:

  • Indians of Mexico -- Agriculture -- Health aspects -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Indians of Mexico -- Health and hygiene -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley,
  • Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Oaxaca Valley -- Antiquities,
  • Oaxaca Valley (Mexico) -- Antiquities,
  • Mexico -- Antiquities

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Statementby Denise C. Hodges.
SeriesPrehistory and human ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca ;, v. 9, Memoirs of the Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan ;, no. 22
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN2 .M52 no. 22, F1219.1.O11 .M52 no. 22
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2058931M
ISBN 100915703165
LC Control Number88038162

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Agricultural intensification and prehistoric health in the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, Museum of Anthropology, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Denise C Hodges.

The effects of agricultural intensification on health are examined in prehistoric populations of the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico. Agriculture was practiced in the Valley of Oaxaca by the beginning of the Early Formative period (ca.

B.C.), and had intensified by the Late Formative (ca. B.C.).Cited by:   The book includes a chapter on shell artifacts by L.M. Nicholas and G.M. Feinman and a chapter on the carved stones of the Sola region by J. Marcus. This monograph is part of the subseries on the prehistory and human ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca.

Order from the University of Michigan Press. Publisher: Museum of Anthropology. Author Denise C. Hodges examines the osteological remains from 14 archaeological sites in the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, in an attempt to address the relationship between the intensification of agriculture and the health status of the prehistoric population.

Volume 9 of the subseries Prehistory and Human Ecology of the Valley of Oaxaca. Classic Period Agricultural Intensification and Domestic Life at el Palmillo, Valley of Oaxaca, MexicoHohokam Terraces and Agricultural Production in the Tucson Basin, Arizona.

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Hodges. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, Museum of Anthropology, Classic Period Agricultural Intensification and Domestic Life at el Palmillo, Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico.- The Wet or the Dry?.- Agricultural Intensification in the Lake Patzcuaro Basin Agricultural Intensification and Prehistoric Health in the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico Excavations at Cerro Tilcajete: A Monte Albán II Administrative Center in the Valley of Oaxaca Monte Albán’s Hinterland, Part II: Prehispanic Settlement Patterns in Tlacolula, Etla, and Ocotlan, the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico.

The Central Valleys (Spanish: Valles Centrales) of Oaxaca, also simply known as the Oaxaca Valley, is a geographic region located within the modern-day state of Oaxaca in southern an administrative context, it has been defined as comprising the districts of Etla, Centro, Zaachila, Zimatlán, Ocotlán, Tlacolula and Ejutla.

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Pyramid of the Sun, largest city in prehistoric Americas at the time:people @ AD. Craft workshops: obsidian, stone, shell, ceramics. Massive size (20 sqkm), large population, geometric city plan, hierarchical settlement and architecture, Oaxaca barrio: foreign enclave.

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Mueller, Raymond G., Arthur A. Joyce, and Aleksander Borejsza Alluvial Archives of the Nochixtl an Valley, Oaxaca, Mexico: Age and Significance for Reconstructions of Environmental Change. each with differing needs for agricultural intensification due to differences in the distribution and extent of soils good for farming.

In the San Lucas River Valley, characterized by the extensive distribution of relatively flat-lying soils good for agriculture, a km. survey recordedFile Size: 4MB. The time of initial lama-bordo development has been difficult to establish, but a single date of – cal BP (Beta) recently was reported for soil organic carbon immediately underlying a lama-bordo near Nochixtlán, Oaxaca, which is “one of the earliest agricultural features in Mexico recorded in stratigraphic context” (Mueller et al., ; pp.

& ).Cited by: Winner, Julian Steward Award, Anthropology & Environment Section, American Anthropological Association, Zapotec farmers in the northern sierra of Oaxaca, Mexico, are highly successful in providing their families with abundant, nutritious food in an ecologically sustainable fashion, although the premises that guide their agricultural practices would be considered/5.

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Soil dating from the bases of lamabordos, or channel terrace systems 1, indicate that. Map showing location of the Valley of Nejapa within Oaxaca, Mexico. Mapa de ubicación del valle de Nejapa en Oaxaca, México.

Moving toward public archaeology in the Nejapa valley of Oaxaca, Mexico AprilKing also documented several collec-tions of artifacts that were being held by both private.

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