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Ground Stone Analysis [electronic resource]: A Technological Approach

Jenny L. Adams
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Salt Lake City : The University of Utah Press, 2013.
Edition
Second edition
Language
English
ISBN
9781607812739 (paperback : alkaline paper), 9781607812746 (ebook)
Contents
  • Part 1. A Foundation for Research
  • 1. The Groundwork
  • Determining Function
  • Laying a Foundation for Analysis
  • Classifying Ground Stone
  • 2. Grinding Technology and Technological Analysis
  • Design and Manufacture
  • Use
  • Wear
  • Use-Wear Analysis
  • Kinematics
  • Disuse or the Afterlife
  • Data Collection
  • Answering Research Questions
  • Analysis Strategy
  • 3. Resources for Modeling Tool Use and Technological Behavior
  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Experimental Replication
  • Designing Experimental Research
  • Part 2. Artifact Descriptions
  • 4. Abrading, Smoothing, and Polishing Tools
  • Abraders and Smoothers
  • Polishers
  • Hide-Processing Stones
  • 5. Grinding and Pulverizing Tools
  • Manos and Metates
  • Mortars
  • Pitted and Cupped Stones
  • Pestles
  • Handstones
  • Netherstones
  • Grinding Slabs
  • Lapstones
  • Palettes
  • 6. Percussion Tools
  • Hammerstones
  • Pecking Stones
  • Choppers
  • Chisels
  • Crushers and Fergoliths
  • Pottery Anvils
  • Lithic Anvils
  • 7. Hafted Percussion Tools
  • Axes
  • Mauls
  • Picks
  • Adzes
  • Mattocks
  • Hoes
  • Tchamahias
  • 8. Spinning Tools
  • Fire-Drill Hearths
  • Spindle Bases
  • Whorls
  • 9. Perforating, Cutting, and Scraping Tools
  • Awls
  • Reamers
  • Tabular Tools
  • Saws and Files
  • Planes
  • 10. Paraphernalia
  • Atlatl Parts
  • Balls
  • Bell Stones
  • Cruciforms
  • Cylinders and Medicine Stones
  • Plummets and Weights
  • Disks
  • Lightning Stones
  • Pipes and Tubes
  • Shaped Stones
  • Pigments
  • Personal Ornaments
  • Figurines
  • Ecofacts
  • 11. Containers and Container Closures
  • Bowls and Censers
  • Trays
  • Closures
  • 12. Structural Stones
  • Loomblocks
  • Cooking Stones
  • Trivets
  • Fire-Cracked Rock
  • Appendix A: General Artifact Form
  • Appendix B: Handstone Form
  • Appendix C: Netherstone Form
  • Appendix D: Hafted Tool Form
  • Appendix E: Grooved Artifact Form
  • Appendix F: Perforated Artifact Form
  • Glossary.
Description
Mode of access: World wide Web.
Notes
  • "Published in conjunction with Archaeology Southwest, Tucson."
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-184) and index.
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