Recent Research in the Southern Highlands and Pacific Coast of Mesoamerica

@article{Love2007RecentRI,
  title={Recent Research in the Southern Highlands and Pacific Coast of Mesoamerica},
  author={Michael Love},
  journal={Journal of Archaeological Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={15},
  pages={275-328}
}
  • Michael Love
  • Published 25 August 2007
  • History
  • Journal of Archaeological Research
Recent research on the southern highlands and Pacific Coast of Mesoamerica has investigated topics of interest to all archaeologists. Although best known for studies on the development of early social complexity, research in the region also has addressed hunter/gatherer subsistence patterns, early sedentism, the origins of food production, the development of the state, migration, the construction of social identity, political economy, and the collapse of complex societies. Research has… 
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