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Title From foraging to farming in the Andes : new perspectives on food production and social organization / edited by Tom D. Dillehay ; contributors, Peter Kaulicke [and others]

Publ Info New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
 RWU Main Library  F3429.1.J46 F76 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  F3429.1 J46 F76 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 361 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Foreword / Peter Kaulicke -- Introduction / Tom D. Dillehay -- Research history, methods, and site types / Tom D. Dillehay, Kary Stackelbeck, Jack Rossen, and Greg Maggard -- Pleistocene and Holocene environments from the Zaņa to the Chicama valleys 25,000 to 6,000 years ago / Patricia J. Netherly -- El Palto phase (13800-9800 BP) / Greg Maggard and Tom D. Dillehay -- Las Pircas phase (9800-7800 BP) / Jack Rossen -- Tierra Blanca phase (7800-5000 BP) / Kary Stackelbeck and Tom D. Dillehay -- Preceramic mounds and hillside villages / Tom D. Dillehay, Patricia J. Netherly, and Jack Rossen -- Human remains / John W. Verano and Jack Rossen -- Preceramic plant gathering, gardening and farming / Jack Rossen -- Faunal remains / Kary Stackelbeck -- Technologies and material cultures / Tom D. Dillehay, Greg Maggard, Jack Rossen, and Kary Stackelbeck -- Settlement and landscape patterns / Tom D. Dillehay -- Foraging to farming and community development / Tom D. Dillehay, Jack Rossen, and Kary Stackelbeck -- Northern Peruvian early and middle preceramic agriculture in Central and South American contexts / Dolores Piperno -- Conclusions / Tom D. Dillehay -- Appendix 1. Radiocarbon dates for all preceramic phases and subphases -- Appendix 2. Dry forest biomes of the coastal valleys and lower western slopes in northwestern Peru / Patricia J. Netherly -- Appendix 3. Stable carbon isotopes / Patricia J. Netherly -- Appendix 4. Faunal species present in preceramic assemblages by phase in the Jequetepeque and Zaņa valleys
LC subject Indians of South America -- Agriculture -- Peru -- Jequetepeque River Valley
Indians of South America -- Food -- Peru -- Jequetepeque River Valley
Hunting and gathering societies -- Peru -- Jequetepeque River Valley
Agriculture -- Peru -- Jequetepeque River Valley -- Origin
Plants, Cultivated -- Peru -- Jequetepeque River Valley
Irrigation farming -- Peru -- Jequetepeque River Valley
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Peru -- Jequetepeque River Valley
Plant remains (Archaeology) -- Peru -- Jequetepeque River Valley
Jequetepeque River Valley (Peru) -- Antiquities
Add Author Dillehay, Tom D
Kaulicke, Peter
ISBN 9781107005273 (hardback)
1107005272 (hardback)