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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Casas Grandes

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas — Archaeology.

Also known as Paquimé, was once one of the largest and most influential communities in the American Southwest and northern Mexico. Casas Grandes is located in northwestern Chihuahua at the...

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Mixtec

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas — Archaeology.

[CP]

Pre‐Classic chiefdom‐based communities sharing cultural and linguistic affinities, centred on Oaxaca in Mexico during the period ad 700–1500. Mixtec craftsmen excelled in...

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Xochicalco

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas — Archaeology.

[Si]

Early fortified site and ceremonial centre of the late Classic Stage set on one of the string of hills in southern Morelos, where it controlled access to the Balsas River...

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