Guernsey Julia Books
Books di Guernsey Julia
Sculpture and Social Dynamics in Preclassic Mesoamerica
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr , 2012
"This book examines the functions of sculpture during the Preclassic period in Mesoamerica and its significance in statements of social identity. Julia Guernsey situates the origins and evolution of monumental stone sculpture within a broader social and political context and demonstrates the role that such sculpture...
The Place of Stone Monuments
Guernsey Julia (EDT)
Clark John E. (EDT)
Arroyo Barbara (EDT)
edizioni Dumbarton Oaks Pub Service collana Dumbarton Oaks Pub Service (Hardcover) , 2010
This volume considers the significance of stone monuments in Preclassic Mesoamerica, focusing on the period following the precocious appearance of monumental sculpture at the Olmec site of San Lorenzo and preceding the rise of the Classic polities in the Maya region and Central Mexico. By quite literally “placing”...