Approaches to the social dimensions of mortuary practices. Organized and edited by James A. Brown.

; American Anthropological Association
[Washington] Society for American Archaeology [1971] .

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Other Title Social dimensions of mortuary practices
American antiquity.
Other Authors Brown, James Allison, 1934-
American Anthropological Association.
Subjects Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Congresses.
Funeral rites and ceremonies.
Funérailles -- Rites et cérémonies -- Rites et cérémonies -- Congrès.
Indians of North America -- Funeral customs and rites -- Congresses.
Indians of North America -- Funeral customs and rites.
Indiens d'Amérique -- Rites et cérémonies funéraires -- Amérique du Nord -- Congrès.
Series Memoirs of the Society for American Archaeology ; no. 25.
Description iv, 112 pages illustrations 26 cm.
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes "Issued as American antiquity, volume 36, number 3, part 2."
Based on papers originally presented at a symposium "The social dimensions of mortuary practices" held at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in Pittsburgh, Nov., 1966.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction / James A. Brown -- Mortuary practices: their study and their potential / Lewis R. Binford -- Some social aspects of New England colonial mortuary art / James Deetz and Edwin N. Dethlefsen -- Social dimensions of mortuary practices in a Mesolithic population from Wadi Halfa, Sudan / Arthur A. Saxe -- Archaeological implications of social stratification at the Etowah Site, Georgia / Lewis H. Larson, Jr. -- Moundville and surrounding sites: some structural considerations of mortuary practices II / Christopher S. Peebles -- The dimensions of status in the burials at Spiro / James A. Brown.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)211493
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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