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The Resource Household and state in upper Mesopotamia : specialized economy and the social uses of goods in an early complex society, Patricia Wattenmaker

Household and state in upper Mesopotamia : specialized economy and the social uses of goods in an early complex society, Patricia Wattenmaker

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Household and state in upper Mesopotamia : specialized economy and the social uses of goods in an early complex society
Title
Household and state in upper Mesopotamia
Title remainder
specialized economy and the social uses of goods in an early complex society
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Wattenmaker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Analyzing evidence from a town site in southeastern Turkey that dates to the third millennium B.C., Patricia Wattenmaker uses patterns in the production of ceramics, stone tools, textiles, and food to explore a fundamental archaeological and anthropological question: why did craft specialization intensify concurrently with complex, urban societies?"--Jacket
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DLC
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Wattenmaker, Patricia
Dewey number
939.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN778.32.T9
LC item number
W37 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Smithsonian series in archaeological inquiry
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  • Bronze age
  • Industries, Prehistoric
  • Economics, Prehistoric
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Copper age
  • Economic specialization
  • Brone age
  • Kurban Höyük Site (Turkey)
  • Karababa Basin (Turkey)
Label
Household and state in upper Mesopotamia : specialized economy and the social uses of goods in an early complex society, Patricia Wattenmaker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Changing Patterns of Craft Production and Consumption
  • 6.
  • Shifting Patterns of Food Production at Kurban Hoyuk
  • 7.
  • Toward Understanding the Demand for Specialist-Produced Goods in Early State Society: The Findings from Kurban Hoyuk
  • App. A.
  • A Ceramic Seriation for Kurban Period IV
  • 1.
  • The Economics and Symbolism of Specialized Production in Early Complex Societies
  • 2.
  • North Mesopotamian Urbanism and Excavations at Kurban Hoyuk
  • 3.
  • A Relative Chronology for the Mid-Late Third Millennium B.C. (Period IV) Levels at Kurban Hoyuk
  • 4.
  • The Mid-Late Third Millennium Town at Kurban Hoyuk
Control code
38258117
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 248 pages
Isbn
9781560987826
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98004881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Household and state in upper Mesopotamia : specialized economy and the social uses of goods in an early complex society, Patricia Wattenmaker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Changing Patterns of Craft Production and Consumption
  • 6.
  • Shifting Patterns of Food Production at Kurban Hoyuk
  • 7.
  • Toward Understanding the Demand for Specialist-Produced Goods in Early State Society: The Findings from Kurban Hoyuk
  • App. A.
  • A Ceramic Seriation for Kurban Period IV
  • 1.
  • The Economics and Symbolism of Specialized Production in Early Complex Societies
  • 2.
  • North Mesopotamian Urbanism and Excavations at Kurban Hoyuk
  • 3.
  • A Relative Chronology for the Mid-Late Third Millennium B.C. (Period IV) Levels at Kurban Hoyuk
  • 4.
  • The Mid-Late Third Millennium Town at Kurban Hoyuk
Control code
38258117
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 248 pages
Isbn
9781560987826
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98004881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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