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CHACON, RICHARD J.

The Taking and Displaying of Human Body Parts as Trophies by Amerindians

CHACON, RICHARD J. - The Taking and Displaying of Human Body Parts as Trophies by Amerindians, ebook

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Table of contents

Part I.North America

1. Introduction
WILLIAM WOODWORTH

2. Introduction to Human Trophy Taking
RICHARD J. CHACON, DAVID H. DYE

3. Heads, Women, and the Baubles of Prestige
HERBERT D. G. MASCHNER, KATHERINE L. REEDY-MASCHNER

4. Human Trophy Taking on the Northwest Coast
JOAN A. LOVISEK

5. Ethnographic and Linguistic Evidence for the Origins of Human Trophy Taking in California
PATRICIA M. LAMBERT

6. Head Trophies and Scalping
POLLY SCHAAFSMA

7. Human Finger and Hand Bone Necklaces from the Plains and Great Basin
DOUGLAS W. OWSLEY, KARIN S. BRUWELHEIDE, LAURIE E. BURGESS, WILLIAM T. BILLECK

8. Predatory War and Hopewell Trophies
MARK F. SEEMAN

9. “Otinontsiskiaj ondaon” (“The House of Cut-Off Heads”)
RON WILLIAMSON

10. Human Trophy Taking in Eastern North America During the Archaic Period
ROBERT P. MENSFORTH

11. Severed Heads and Sacred Scalplocks
JAMES A. BROWN, DAVID H. DYE

12. Disabling the Dead
KEITH P. JACOBI

13. Trophy Taking in the Central and Lower Mississippi Valley
NANCY A. ROSS-STALLINGS

Part II.Latin America

14. Introduction
ALBERTO ESQUIT-CHOY

15. Captive Sacrifice and Trophy Taking Among the Ancient Maya
CARRIE ANNE BERRYMAN

16. The Divine Gourd Tree
RUBÉN G. MENDOZA

17. Sorcery and the Taking of Trophy Heads in Ancient Costa Rica
JOHN W. HOOPES

18. From Corporeality to Sanctity
TIFFINY A. TUNG

19. Human Trophies in the Late Pre-Hispanic Andes
DENNIS E. OGBURN

20. Seeking the Headhunter’s Power
RICHARD J. CHACON

21. “Handsome Death”
JAMES B. PETERSEN, JOHN G. CROCK

22. Human Trophy Taking in the South American Gran Chaco
MARCELA MENDOZA

23. Ethics and Ethnocentricity in Interpretation and Critique
ARTHUR A. DEMAREST

24. Supplemental Data on Amerindian Trophy Taking
RICHARD J. CHACON, DAVID H. DYE

25. Conclusions
RICHARD J. CHACON, DAVID H. DYE

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Keywords: SOCIAL SCIENCE / General SOC000000

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Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2007
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
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9780387483030

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