Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 04: An Overview of Research History and Archaeology of Central Arizona

Summary

In Chapter 4, Whittlesey presents a thorough summary of archaeological research and intellectual history in central Arizona. The author's goal is to situate the LVAP research in the context of central Arizona archaeology. Whittlesey provides histories of the research that has been conducted in the Verde drainage, the Tonto Basin, the Agua Fria drainage, and the Phoenix Basin. She concludes with a summary of the research trajectories and the different explanatory models applied to central Arizona's archaeological record.

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Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 04: An Overview of Research History and Archaeology of Central Arizona. Stephanie M. Whittlesey, Stephanie M. Whittlesey, Richard Ciolek-Torrello, Jeffrey H. Altschul. In Vanishing River: Landscapes and Lives of the Lower Verde Valley: The Lower Verde Archaeological Project: Overview, Synthesis, and Conclusions. Pp. 59-142. Tucson, AZ: Statistical Research, Inc.Press. 1997 ( tDAR id: 5836) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8445JNT

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Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: -2000 to 1950

Spatial Coverage

min long: -111.845; min lat: 33.804 ; max long: -111.591; max lat: 34.082 ;

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