Ethnohistory and Archaeology

Approaches to Postcontact Change in the Americas

  • J. Daniel Rogers
  • Samuel M. Wilson

Part of the Interdisciplinary Contributions to Archaeology book series (IDCA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Samuel M. Wilson, J. Daniel Rogers
      Pages 3-15
  3. Theoretical Orientations on Culture Contact

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-18
    2. Samuel M. Wilson
      Pages 19-30
  4. North America

  5. Mesoamerica

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-162
    2. William R. Fowler Jr.
      Pages 181-199
    3. Thomas H. Charlton, Patricia Fournier G.
      Pages 201-220
  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 221-221
    2. Samuel M. Wilson, J. Daniel Rogers
      Pages 223-227
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 229-237

About this book


Incorporating both archaeological and ethnohistorical evidence, this volume reexamines the role played by native peoples in structuring interaction with Europeans. The more complete historical picture presented will be of interest to scholars and students of archaeology, anthropology, and history.


Mesoamerica archaeology ethnohistory native peoples stone tools

Editors and affiliations

  • J. Daniel Rogers
    • 1
  • Samuel M. Wilson
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyNational Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian InstitutionUSA
  2. 2.Department of AnthropologyUniversity of TexasAustinUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-1117-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-1115-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1568-2722
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