Mixtecs, Zapotecs, and Chatinos: Ancient Peoples of Southern Mexico
examines the origins, history, and interrelationships of the civilizations that arose and flourished in Oaxaca.
Provides an up-to-date summary of the current state of research findings and archaeological evidence
Uses contemporary social theory to address many key problems relating to archaeology of the Americas, including the dynamics of social life and the rise and fall of civilizations
Adds clarity to ongoing debates over cultural change and interregional interactions in ancient Mesoamerican societies
Supplemented with compelling illustrations, photographs, and line drawings of various archaeological sites and artifacts
Keywords: Mesoamerica, ancient civilization, Latin America, Oaxaca, Mixtec, Zapotec, Chatino