Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-1


Series: Monographs 54
ISBN: 978-1-931745-19-2
Publication Date: Apr 2005
Price: Hb $14.98, Pb $9.98, Eb $30.00
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Charles Stanish, Amanda B. Cohen, and Mark S. Aldenderfer

Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-I is the first in a series of edited volumes that reports on recent research in the south central Andes. 

Volume I contains 18 chapters that cover the entire range of human settlement in the region, from the Early Archaic to the early Colonial Period. This book contains both short research reports as well as longer synthetic essays on work conducted over the last decade. It will be a critical resource for scholars working in the central Andes and adjacent areas.

Table of Contents
  • Ch. 01: Introduction to “Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-1” by Charles Stanish and Amanda B. Cohen
  • Ch. 02: Archaic Period Research in the Río Huenque Valley, Peru by Cynthia J. Klink
  • Ch. 03: A Projectile Point Chronology for the South-Central Andean Highlands by Cynthia Klink and Mark Aldenderfer
  • Ch. 04: Preceramic Period Settlement Patterns in the Huancané-Putina River Valley, Northern Titicaca Basin, Peru by Lisa M. Cipolla
  • Ch. 05: The Upper (Middle and Late) Formative in the Titicaca Region by Christine A. Hastorf
  • Ch. 06: Pukara Influence on Isla Soto, Lake Titicaca, Peru by Joel Myres and Rolando Paredes
  • Ch. 07: Tiwanaku Expansion into the Western Titicaca Basin, Peru by Charles Stanish, Kirk Lawrence Frye, Edmundo de la Vega, and Matthew T. Seddon
  • Ch. 08: Excavations at Sillumocco-Huaquina by Edmundo de la Vega
  • Ch. 09: The Tiwanaku Period Occupation on the Island of the Sun by Matthew T. Seddon
  • Ch. 10: Residential Diversity and the Rise of Complexity in Tiwanaku by John W. Janusek
  • Ch. 11: The Altiplano Period in the Titicaca Basin by Kirk L. Frye and Edmundo de la Vega
  • Ch. 12: The Cave Burial from Molino-Chilacachi by Edmundo de la Vega, Kirk L. Frye, and Tiffiny Tung
  • Ch. 13: The Inca Occupation of the Lake Titicaca Region by Kirk L. Frye
  • Ch. 14: Inka Ceremonial Sites in the Southwest Titicaca Basin by Elizabeth Arkush
  • Ch. 15: Archaeological Reconnaissance in the Carabaya Region, Peru by Lawrence S. Coben and Charles Stanish
  • Ch. 16: Settlement Patterns, Administrative Boundaries, and Internal Migration in the Early Colonial Period by Matthew S. Bandy and John W. Janusek
  • Ch. 17: Archaeological Reconnaissance in the Northern Titicaca Basin by Charles Stanish, Amanda B. Cohen, Edmundo de la Vega, Elizabeth Arkush, Cecilia Chávez, Aimée Plourde, and Carol Schultze
  • Ch. 18: Future Directions in Titicaca Basin Research by Amanda B. Cohen