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  • Patterns of Admixture and Population Structure in Native Populations of Northwest North America 

    Verdu, Paul; Pemberton, Trevor J.; Laurent, Romain; Kemp, Brian M.; Gonzalez-Oliver, Angelica; Gorodezky, Clara; Hughes, Cris E.; Shattuck, Milena R.; Petzelt, Barbara; Mitchell, Joycelynn; Harry, Harold; William, Theresa; Worl, Rosita; Cybulski, Jerome S.; Rosenberg, Noah A.; Malhi, Ripan S. (Public Library of Science, 2014)
    The initial contact of European populations with indigenous populations of the Americas produced diverse admixture processes across North, Central, and South America. Recent studies have examined the genetic structure of ...
  • Perspectives from the Advanced Seminar 

    Lipe, William D.; Sebastian, Lynne (School for Advanced Research Press, 2009)
    Cultural resource management (CRM) archaeology emerged in the mid-1970s in response to laws and public policies focused on resource management and planning, rather than on the "salvage" of sites that were "in the way of ...
  • Potential Threat to Archaeology and Historic Preservation. 

    Snow, Dean R., 1940-; Craib, Donald Forsyth.; Smith, Bruce; Lipe, William D. (Society for American Archaeology, 1995)
    Reprinted below is a letter recently sent by three members of Congress to the executive director of the Advisory Council for Historic Preservation. We think it is an indication -- perhaps an early warning -- that Congress ...
  • Preserving and Strengthening Our National Archaeological Program. 

    Lipe, William D. (Society for American Archaeology, 1995)
    Although the SAA's annual meeting in Minneapolis was one of the most successful and vigorous ever, there was a strong current of foreboding and even fear, as facts and rumors circulated regarding what Congress and various ...
  • Public Benefits of Archaeological Research 

    Lipe, William D. (University Press of Florida, 2002)
    The benefits of archaeological research are often not directly accessible to the public because the work is highly technical, and research results are generally published in books and articles written primarily for other ...
  • Quantifying Household Inequality in Early Pueblo Villages 

    Kohler, Timothy A.; Higgins, Rebecca (University of Chicago Press, 2016-10)
    The rapid rise of the “Chaco phenomenon” in northern New Mexico in the ninth century AD invites a search for either historical precursors or generative processes that might have explanatory utility. We analyze one candidate ...
  • Raiding for Women in the Prehispanic Northern Pueblo Southwest? A Pilot Examination 

    Kohler, Timothy A.; Turner, Kathryn Kramer (Current Anthropology, 2006)
    Spatial data on sex ratios through time from archaeological sites in the late pre-Hispanic northern U.S. Southwest reveal significant regional and subregional departures from the expected values. In the eleventh century ...
  • Raising the Bar: Lithic Analysis and Archaeological Research in the Southeast 

    Andrefsky, William, Jr. (University of Alabama Press, 2012)
    The goal of this collection of essays is to stimulate researchers in the South­ east to recognize stone tools and debitage as important research data that can be used in parallel with more popular archaeological materials. ...
  • Raw Material Availability and the Organization of Technology 

    Andrefsky, William, Jr. (American Antiquity, 1994)
    Ethnographic examples of stone-tool makers in Australia and archaeological examples from three different areas in the western United States indicate that the availability of lithic raw materials is an important variable ...
  • Research on Coupled Human and Natural Systems (CHANS): Approach, Challenges, and Strategies 

    McConnell, William J.; Millington, James D. A.; Reo, Nicholas J.; Alberti, Marina; Asbjornsen, Heidi; Baker, Lawrence A.; Brozovi?, Nicholas; Drinkwater, Laurie E.; Drzyzga, Scott A.; Fragoso, Jos?; Holland, Daniel S.; Jantz, Claire A.; Kohler, Timothy A.; Maschner, Herbert D. G.; Monticino, Michael; Podest?, Guillermo; Pontius, Robert Gilmore, Jr.; Redman, Charles L.; Sailor, David; Urquhart, Gerald; Liu, Jianguo (Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America, 2011)
    Understanding the complexity of human–nature interactions is central to the quest for both human well-being and global sustainability. To build an understanding of these interactions, scientists, planners, resource managers, ...
  • Response to Thomas F. King, in "Point Counter Point." 

    Lipe, William D. (Society for American Archaeology, 1998)
  • Rice, Millets, Social Complexity and the Spread of Millet Agriculture to the Chengdu Plain and Southwest China 

    D'Alpoim Guedes, Jade (Rice, 2011)
    The Chengdu plain of south-west China lies outside the main centres of early domestication in the Huanghe and Yangzi valleys, but its importance in Chinese prehistory is demonstrated by the spectacular Sanxingdui bronzes ...
  • ROPA Proposal Moves Toward Membership Vote in the Fall. 

    Lipe, William D. (Society for American Archaeology, 1997)
    The proposal to establish a Register of Professional Archaeologists (ROPA) is moving toward a vote this fall by the memberships of both the Society for American Archaeology (SAA) and the Society for Historical Archaeology ...
  • SAA to promote professional standards through ROPA sponsorship. 

    Lipe, William D.; Steponaitis, Vincas P. (Society for American Archaeology, 1998)
    An essential part of the Society for American Archaeology's mission is to promote high ethical and professional standards for the conduct of archaeology. It is part of our obligation to the public, who support our work, ...
  • SAA, SHA, SOPA, AIA Discuss Register of Professional Archaeologists 

    McGimsey, Charles R. (Charles Robert), 1925-; Lipe, William D.; Seifert, Donna J. (Society for American Archaeology, 1995)
    The executive boards of the Society for American Archaeology (SAA), Society of Professional Archeologists (SOPA), and the Society for Historical Archaeology (SHA), as well as the governing board of the Archaeological ...
  • Scale, Interaction and Regional Analysis in Late Pueblo Prehistory 

    Duff, Andrew I. (University Press of Colorado, 2000)
    Examination of regional-scale processes in prehistory requires explicit consideration of what we mean by regions. Definitions vary with research interests and the times, but the boundaries of regions are usually defined ...
  • Sex identification of infants sacrificed to the ancient Aztec raingods in Tlatelolco, Mexico 

    De la Cruz, Isabel; González-Oliver, Angélica; Kemp, Brian M.; Román, Juan A.; Smith, David Glenn; Torre-Blanco, Alfonso (Current Anthropology, 2008)
    Recent excavations of Temple R, dedicated to the Aztec god of wind and rain, Ehecatl-Quetzalcoatl, at the archaeological site of Tlatelolco, Mexico City, recovered the sacrificial remains of 37 subadults and 6 adults. It ...
  • Sidama Agro-Pastoralism and Ethnobiological Classification of its Primary Plant, Enset (Ensete ventricosum) 

    Quinlan, Marsha B.; Quinlan, Robert J.; Dira, S.J. (Ethnobiology Letters, 2014)
    Enset is an essential plant for the Ethiopian Sidama system of agropastoralism. Sidama agropastoralism and the folk taxonomy of enset is presented here in ethnographic context. One of several societies of Ethiopia’s enset ...
  • Sidama Agro-Pastoralism and Ethnobiological Classification of its Primary Plant, Enset (Ensete ventricosum) 

    Quinlan, Marsha B.; Quinlan, Robert J.; Dira, Samuel Jilo (Ethnobiology Letters, 2014)
    Enset is an essential plant for the Ethiopian Sidama system of agropastoralism. Sidama agropastoralism and the folk taxonomy of enset is presented here in ethnographic context. One of several societies of Ethiopia’s enset ...
  • Social Power in the Central Mesa Verde Region, A.D. 1150-1290 

    Lipe, William D. (University of Utah Press, 2002)
    Social power ( cf. Mann 1986) refers to the ability of individuals or groups to control or direct the actions of other individuals or groups. This can be accomplished by actual or threatened physical coercion, by providing ...