Architecture And Power in The Ancient Andes

Architecture and Power in the Ancient Andes: The Archaeology of Public Buildings (repost)

Architecture and Power in the Ancient Andes: The Archaeology of Public Buildings by Jerry D. Moore
English | 22 Aug. 1996 | ISBN: 0521553636 | 274 Pages | PDF | 39 MB

In this 1996 volume, Jerry D. Moore discusses public architecture in the context of the cultural, political and religious life of the pre-hispanic Andes. Archaeologists have invested enormous effort in excavating and documenting prehistoric buildings, but analytical approaches to architecture remain as yet undeveloped. Architecture and Power in the Ancient Andes uses analytical methods to approach architecture and its relationship to Andean society, exploring three themes in particular …

Architecture and Power in the Ancient Andes: The Archaeology of Public Buildings  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tukotikko at April 12, 2012
Architecture and Power in the Ancient Andes: The Archaeology of Public Buildings

Architecture and Power in the Ancient Andes: The Archaeology of Public Buildings By Jerry D. Moore
1996 | 274 Pages | ISBN: 0521553636 , 0521675634 | PDF | 39 MB

Thirst: Water and Power in the Ancient World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 29, 2016
Thirst: Water and Power in the Ancient World

Thirst: Water and Power in the Ancient World by Steven Mithen
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0674066936, 178022687X | 384 pages | PDF | 4,5 MB

Funerary Practices and Models in the Ancient Andes: The Return of the Living Dead  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwyrm at Dec. 27, 2015
Funerary Practices and Models in the Ancient Andes: The Return of the Living Dead

Funerary Practices and Models in the Ancient Andes: The Return of the Living Dead By Peter Eeckhout, Lawrence S. Owens
2015 | 316 Pages | ISBN: 1107059348 | PDF | 38 MB
Mining and Quarrying in the Ancient Andes: Sociopolitical, Economic, and Symbolic Dimensions (repost)

Mining and Quarrying in the Ancient Andes: Sociopolitical, Economic, and Symbolic Dimensions by Nicholas Tripcevich and Kevin J. Vaughn
English | ISBN: 146145199X | 2012 | PDF | 359 pages | 11,5 MB

Over the millennia, from stone tools among early foragers to clays to prized metals and mineral pigments used by later groups, mineral resources have had a pronounced role in the Andean world. Archaeologists have used a variety of analytical techniques on the materials that ancient peoples procured from the earth.
Mining and Quarrying in the Ancient Andes: Sociopolitical, Economic, and Symbolic Dimensions

Nicholas Tripcevich, "Mining and Quarrying in the Ancient Andes: Sociopolitical, Economic, and Symbolic Dimensions (Interdisciplinary Contributions to Archaeology)"
ISBN: 146145199X | 2012 | PDF | 359 pages | 11.5 MB

Concentration and Power in the Food System: Who Controls What We Eat?  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 5, 2017
Concentration and Power in the Food System: Who Controls What We Eat?

Concentration and Power in the Food System: Who Controls What We Eat? by Philip H. Howard
English | February 25th, 2016 | ASIN: B017EAUXQO, ISBN: 1472581121, 1472581113 | 216 pages | EPUB | 2.37 MB

Nearly every day brings news of another merger or acquisition involving the companies that control our food supply. Just how concentrated has this system become? At almost every key stage of the food system, four firms alone control 40% or more of the market, a level above which these companies have the power to drive up prices for consumers and reduce their rate of innovation. Researchers have identified additional problems resulting from these trends, including negative impacts on the environment, human health, and communities.

Hidden Iran: Paradox and Power in the Islamic Republic  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Willson at Aug. 28, 2017
Hidden Iran: Paradox and Power in the Islamic Republic

Ray Takeyh, "Hidden Iran: Paradox and Power in the Islamic Republic"
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0805086617, 0805079769 | 272 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

The Active Image: Architecture and Engineering in the Age of Modeling  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Aug. 11, 2017
The Active Image: Architecture and Engineering in the Age of Modeling

Sabine Ammon, Remei Capdevila-Werning, "The Active Image: Architecture and Engineering in the Age of Modeling"
2017 | ISBN-10: 331956465X | 328 pages | PDF | 15 MB
Violence and Community : Law, Space and Identity in the Ancient Eastern Mediterranean World

Violence and Community :
Law, Space and Identity in the Ancient Eastern Mediterranean World

by Ioannis K. Xydopoulos and Kostas Vlassopoulos
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1472448324 | 209 Pages | PDF | 2.5 MB