Spatial Organization (Other Keyword)

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Architecture and Spatial Organization of Urban Cercaduras at the Early Horizon Center of Caylán, Nepeña Valley, Peru (2017)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Ashley Whitten. David Chicoine.

This poster presents architectural and spatial data from monumental urban compounds or cercaduras at the Early Horizon center of Caylán (800-1 B.C.), Nepeña Valley, Department of Ancash, Peru. Caylán is interpreted as the primary center of a multi-tiered polity that developed in the littoral portion of the Nepeña Valley and reached its peak during the second half of the first millennium BC. Recent fieldwork at Caylán revealed the existence of more than 40 cercaduras interpreted as...


The build environment on Late Postclassic terraces in Tlaxcallan (2016)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Ricardo Antorcha Pedemonte. Lane F. Fargher. Richard E. Blanton. Verenice Y. Heredia Espinoza. John K. Millhauser.

During intensive survey and mapping of the Late Postclassic City of Tlaxcallan, we noted that the inhabitants of the ancient city of Tlaxcallan, in Tlaxcala, Mexico, developed a dense settlement pattern and complex urban landscape during the Late Postclassic (A.D. 1250-1521). Specifically, massive terraces and open and accessible plazas dominated this landscape. In this paper, we present the initial results of excavations on a series of terraces located at the northern edge of the city. This...


Graphic narration  and Spatial Organization in the Grotte Chauvet-Pont d'Arc (2015)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Marc Azéma.

The Aurignacian site of Grotte Chauvet-Pont d’Arc (Ardèche, ca. 37,000 calBP) signals the origin of figurative art, with nearly 500 stylistically uniform parietal decorations. Images of animals are composed in a spectacular fashion, especially in the Secteur des Chevaux and the Salle du Fond. The latter, the end of the cave’s passages, is the clearest example of the management of subterranean space by Paleolithic artists in the interest of achieving their ultimate intention: to narrate by image....


Houses and House-Life of the American Aborigines (1965)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Lewis H. Morgan.

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Prehistory (1989)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Patrick V. Kirch.

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Residual Archaeology of the Main Ridge Locality Pueblo Grade De Nevada (1986)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Margaret M. Lyneis.

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A Retrospective View of Settlement Pattern Studies in Samoa (2002)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Roger C. Green.

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