Archaeology and Preservation of Gendered Landscapes

Historical archaeology of landscapes initially followed the pattern of Classical Archaeology by studying elite men's gardens. Over time, particularly in North America, the field has expanded to cover larger settlement areas, but still often with ungendered and elite focus. The editors of this v...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Baugher, Sherene (Editor), Spencer-Wood, Suzanne M. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2010, 2010
Edition:1st ed. 2010
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • The Archaeology and Preservation of North American Gendered Landscapes
  • The Clearings and The Woods: The Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Landscape – Gendered and Balanced
  • Gender Dynamics, Routine Activities, and Place in Haudenosaunee Territory: An Archaeological Case Study from the Cayuga Region of Central New York State
  • Gendering African-American Landscapes
  • Sweepin’ Spirits: Power and Transformation on the Plantation Landscape
  • African-American Women, Power, and Freedom in the Contested Landscape of Camp Nelson, Kentucky
  • Remembering the Women of Vine Street: Archaeology and Historic Preservation of an Urban Landscape in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • Gendering Multi-ethnic Landscapes
  • (Re)Constructing la Tierra de la Guerra: An Indo-Hispano Gendered Landscape on the Rito Colorado Frontier of Spanish Colonial New Mexico
  • Sailors’ Snug Harbor: A Landscape of Gender and Power
  • Gendered Power Dynamics Among Religio