Timothy R. Pauketat, An Archaeology of the Cosmos

Rethinking Agency and Religion in Ancient America

Authors

  • Andrew M. Munro The University of Oklahoma

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/jsa.37234

Keywords:

Skyscape, Archaeology

Abstract

Timothy R. Pauketat, An Archaeology of the Cosmos: Rethinking Agency and Religion in Ancient America. London and New York: Routledge, 2013. Paperback (edition reviewed), 230 pp. inc. 85 illus., 8 tables. ISBN 9780415521291. £27.99. Hardback, 256 pages. ISBN 9780415521284. £95.00. eBook. ISBN 978020308518-9. £25.19. 

Author Biography

Andrew M. Munro, The University of Oklahoma

The University of Oklahoma

References

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Malville, J. M. and A. M. Munro, 2010. “Cultural Identity, Continuity, and Astronomy in Chaco Canyon”. Archaeoastronomy, the Journal of Astronomy in Culture 23: 62–81.

Munro, A. M. and J. M. Malville, 2010. “Field Methods in Archaeoastronomy with Applications to Chaco Canyon”. Journal of Cosmology 9: 2147–2159 [online]. Accessed April 2016, http://journalofcosmology.com/AncientAstronomy115.html

Ruggles, C. L. N., 1997. “Whose Equinox?” Archaeoastronomy: Supplement to Journal for the History of Astronomy 22: S45–S50.

Sims, L., 2016. “What is the Minor Standstill of the Moon?” Journal of Skyscape Archaeology 2 (1): 67–76. https://doi.org/10.1558/jsa.v2i1.30212

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Published

2019-02-18

How to Cite

Munro, A. M. (2019). Timothy R. Pauketat, An Archaeology of the Cosmos: Rethinking Agency and Religion in Ancient America. Journal of Skyscape Archaeology, 4(2), 252-256. https://doi.org/10.1558/jsa.37234

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