11-23-10 - Maize, Quinoa, Tubers Pre-historic roads (Incan)...

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South American Complex Societies (Peru) Tuesday, November 23, 2010 3:33 PM Key concepts: Tradition (religious, iconographic, architectural) Horizon Culturally phenomena that split chronology into specific zones Ex. Monumental sites, etc. Verticality Large difference between low lands and highlands; between sea level and 21,000 feet Impacts types and amounts of food production Maritime hypothesis Subsistence Basis: Maritime resources Sea mammals Anchovetas Terrestrial resources
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Unformatted text preview: Maize, Quinoa, Tubers Pre-historic roads (Incan) Peruvian Environmental Variation Major environmental zones Coast Highlands Mountains Early Ritual Traditions Mainly religious based Sunken Plazas and Processionals U-Shaped Temple Complexes Platform Architecture Restricted and Public Spaces The Early Horizon (Spread of iconography) Developments Chavin iconography Technological Change Textiles Metallurgy Social and political inequality...
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This note was uploaded on 03/05/2012 for the course ANTH 220 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at UNC.

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