Plains Indian Studies: A Collection of Essays in Honor of John C. Ewers and Waldo R. Wedel

@article{Ubelaker1982PlainsIS,
  title={Plains Indian Studies: A Collection of Essays in Honor of John C. Ewers and Waldo R. Wedel},
  author={Douglas H. Ubelaker and Herman J. Viola},
  journal={Western Historical Quarterly},
  year={1982},
  volume={15},
  pages={204}
}
involving archaeologically visible material correlates that can be compared directly to the prehistory of the evolving rural economy of the Iranian plateau, especially during the last 5,000 years. The book contains useful cautionary arguments and advice concerning excavation strategies. But the main thrust of the book is quite different from what is currently being proposed and tried by many other ethnoarchaeologists whose goals have more to do with developing and testing generalizing… 
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