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Title Tibes : people, power, and ritual at the center of the cosmos / edited by L. Antonio Curet and Lisa M. Stringer

Publ Info Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  F1969 .T53 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  F1969 T53 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 329 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Caribbean archaeology and ethnohistory
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-322) and index
Contents Introduction / L. Antonio Curet and Lisa M. Stringer -- Tibes : history and first archaeological work / Pedro Alvarado Zayas and L. Antonio Curet -- The archaeological project of the Ceremonial Center of Tibes / L. Antonio Curet -- Geophysical prospection at the ceremonial site of Tibes, 1998-2001 / Daniel Welch -- Paleoethnobotanical research at Tibes / Lee A. Newsom -- Animal use at the Tibes Ceremonial Center / Susan D. deFrance ... [et al.] -- Lithics from the Tibes ceremonial site : analysis of the stone artifacts from the 1996-1999 field seasons / Jeffery B. Walker -- Boulder lithology survey at the Tibes ceremonial site / Scott Rice-Snow ... [et al.] -- Ancient bones tell stories : osteobiography of human remains from Tibes / Edwin F. Crespo-Torres -- Bone chemistry and paleodiet at the Ceremonial Center of Tibes / William J. Pestle -- Tibes and the social landscape : integration, interaction, and the community / Joshua M. Torres -- Plazas, bateys, and ceremonial centers : the social and cultural context of Tibes in the ancient history of Puerto Rico / L. Antonio Curet and Joshua M. Torres
LC subject Tibes (Ponce, P.R.) -- Antiquities
Indians of the West Indies -- Puerto Rico -- Tibes (Ponce) -- Antiquities
Centro Ceremonial Indígena de Tibes (Tibes, Ponce, P.R.)
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Puerto Rico -- Tibes (Ponce)
Indians of the West Indies -- Puerto Rico -- Tibes (Ponce) -- Rites and ceremonies
Sacred space -- Puerto Rico -- Tibes (Ponce) -- History
Tibes (Ponce, P.R.) -- Social life and customs
Landscapes -- Social aspects -- Puerto Rico -- Tibes (Ponce) -- History
Power (Social sciences) -- Puerto Rico -- Tibes (Ponce) -- History
Social classes -- Puerto Rico -- Tibes (Ponce) -- History
Add Author Curet, L. Antonio, 1960-
Stringer, Lisa M., 1966-
ISBN 9780817316860 (cloth : alk. paper)
0817316868 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780817355791 (paper : alk. paper)
0817355790 (paper : alk. paper)
9780817382520 (electronic)
0817382526 (electronic)