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Ancient Maya Women (Gender and Archaeology)

by Traci Ardren

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Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • South American archaeology,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Sociobiology,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Mexico,
  • South America,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Archaeology,
  • Gender Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8007082M
    ISBN 100759100101
    ISBN 109780759100107
    OCLC/WorldCa47623905


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The flood of archaeological work in Maya lands has revolutionized our understanding of gender in ancient Maya society. The dozen contributors to this volume use a wide range of methodological strategies--archaeology, bioarchaeology, iconography, ethnohistory, epigraphy, ethnography--to tease out the details of the lives, actions, and identities of women /5.

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The flood of archaeological work in Maya lands has revolutionized our understanding of gender in ancient Maya society. The dozen contributors to this volume use a wide range of methodological strategies--archaeology, bioarchaeology, iconography, ethnohistory, epigraphy, ethnography--to tease out the details of the lives, actions, and identities of women of Mesoamerica.5/5(1).

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The flood of archaeological work in Maya lands has revolutionized our understanding of gender in ancient Maya society. The dozen contributors to this volume use a wide range of methodological strategies--archaeology, bioarchaeology, iconography, ethnohistory, epigraphy, ethnography--to tease out the details of the lives, actions, and identities of women of Mesoamerica.

Women in the hieroglyphic inscriptions of Chichén Itzá / Ruth J. Krochock ; Women-men (and men-women): classic Maya rulers and the third gender / Matthew G. Looper ; Representations of women in postclassic and colonial Maya literature and art / Gabrielle Vail and Andrea Stone ; Encountering Maya women / Wendy Ashmore.

The flood of archaeological work in Maya lands have revolutionized our understanding of gender in ancient Maya society.

The dozen contributors to this volume use a wide range of methodological strategies— archaeology, bioarchaeology, iconography, ethnohistory, epigraphy, ethnography— to tease out the details of the lives, actions, and identities of women of Price: $ The web's source of information for Ancient History: definitions, articles, timelines, maps, books, and illustrations.

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Traci Ardren is the author of Ancient Maya Women ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 1 review, published ), Social Identities in the Classic Maya Northern L /5. The flood of archaeological work in Maya lands has revolutionized our understanding of gender in ancient Maya society.

The dozen contributors to this volume use a wide range of methodological strategies-archaeology, bioarchaeology, iconography, ethnohistory, epigraphy, ethnography-to tease out the details of the lives, actions, and identities of women of /5(7).

Ancient Maya women had an important role in society: beyond propagating the culture through bearing and raising children, Maya women participated in economic, governmental and farming activities.

The lives of women in ancient Mesoamerica are not well documented: "of the three elite founding area tombs discovered to date within the Copan Acropolis, two contain the remains. Maya: Name Journal Writing Notebook For Girls and Women - Pages Personalized With Lemons (Book) Book Details.

ISBN. Title. Maya: Name Journal Writing Notebook For Girls and Women - Pages Personalized With Lemons. Author. Maya. The Maya are an indigenous people of Mexico and Central America who have continuously inhabited the lands comprising modern-day Yucatan, Quintana Roo, Campeche, Tabasco, and Chiapas in Mexico and southward through Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador and Honduras.

The designation Maya comes from the ancient Yucatan city of Mayapan, the last capital of a. The first book to examine how the ancient Maya defined gender. Contributors explain what it meant to be male and female. They show how gender was Author: Lowell Gustafson.

Request PDF | On Mar 1,Lisa J. Lucero and others published Ancient Maya Women | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. Vail, Gabrielle, and Stone, Andrea Representations of Women in Postclassic Maya Literature and Art. In Ancient Maya Women, edited by Ardren, Traci, pp.

– AltaMira Press, Walnut Creek, : Andrea J. Stone. To test their theory, Ardren, an expert on gender in ancient Maya society who edited the book "Ancient Maya Women," and fellow PIPCY scholars received funding from the National Science.

As Petra spoke, she turned the thick, grainy pages of Incantations: Songs, Spells, and Images by Mayan Women—the first book in over years to be written, produced, and published by indigenous.

The flood of archaeological work in Maya lands has revolutionized our understanding of gender in ancient Maya society. The dozen contributors to this volume use a wide range of methodological strategies--archaeology, bioarchaeology, iconography, ethnohistory, epigraphy, ethnography--to tease out the details of the lives, actions, and identities of women Format: Paperback.

The first book to examine how the ancient Maya defined gender. Contributors explain what it meant to be male and female. Lowell S. Gustafson Maya Corn Gods and the Male/Female Principle by Karen Bassie-Sweet The Popol Vuh and the Decline of Maya Women's Status by Beatriz Barba De Pina Chan A Divine Couple's Gender Roles and Its Cardinal.Ancient Mayan Sacrifices - Human Sacrifice.

Inscribed stones bear witness to the Maya practice of human sacrifice. Precious feathers appear where blood would be expected coming from the wounds in some depictions of Maya human sacrifice ritual.

Perhaps this symbolizes how valuable the life-giving fluid is to the gods. The Dresden Codex is a key document for the decipherment of Maya hieroglyphs and for the study of astronomy and chronology of the Maya. While many other codices from pre-Columbian Mesoamerica exist, only the Dresden, Paris, Madrid, and Grolier Codices were written by the Maya.

Exactly where the Dresden was written remains unknown.