Women in Ancient America (Unabridged‪)‬

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Publisher Description

This first comprehensive work on women in pre-Columbian American cultures describes gender roles and relationships in North, Central, and South America from 12,000 B.C. to the A.D. 1500s. Utilizing many key archaeological works, Karen Olsen Bruhns and Karen E. Stothert redress some of the long-standing male bias in writing about ancient Native American lifeways.

Bruhns and Stothert focus on several of the most thought-provoking areas of study in the Americas: the origins of agriculture, the development of complex societies, the evolution of religious systems, and the interpretation of art and mortuary materials. The authors pay particular attention to the problems of interpreting archaeological remains and the uses of historic and ethnographic evidence in reconstructing the past.

The book is published by University of Oklahoma Press.

GENRE
History
NARRATOR
JO
Johanna Oosterwyk
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
08:29
hr min
RELEASED
2015
April 30
PUBLISHER
University Press Audiobooks
PRESENTED BY
Audible.com
SIZE
393.9
MB