Required Vocabulary list Chapter 1 and 2

11 09 2012

Chapter 1 Vocabulary list:

Latin America

Radio carbon dating

B.C. (Before Christ) or B.C.E. (Before Current Era)

A.D. or A.C.E (After Current Era)

Paleoindian

 Amerind family

Shamanic societies

Monte Verde

Nochaco

Valsequillo

Tequixquiac

Utilitarian tools

Archaic

camelids

Tools

metates

Stone and Cave art:

birdstones

Pedra Furada

Cave paintings

Chuquichaca,

vertical perspective

Pottery:

Monsú

Puerto Chacho

Valdivia culture

Machalilla style

Zohapilco style

Capacha style

Real Alto

Chilac

Chinchorro

Cotton Preceramic Peru,

Egalitarian

Domesticated

Textiles:

Caral,

Kotosh

Huanuco Pampa

Early Formative:

San José Mogote

Figurines

Tlatilco

Tehuacán

Anco

Curayacu

Chorrera

Malagaña

Ilama

Calima

Chorrera

Chavin

 

Chapter 2 Vocabulary list:

Mid-Formative

chiefdoms

mother cultures

Olmec

San Lorenzo

Iconography:

Jaguar

zoomorphic

jade

La Venta, Tabasco

Altar 5

Colosal heads

basalt

Tuxtla Mountains

Wrestlers

Kaolin

slip

buff clay

Las Bocas

Gualupita

Glyphic

Late Formative

 

Post-Olmec Mesoamerica

La Vigía

cacao

Zapotecs

Monte Alban, Oaxaca

Low-relief

Abaj Takalik

Izapa

Tres Zapotes, Stela A(C)

Mezcala style

Axe gods

string-sawing

Chavin, Peru

Sechin Alto

Chavin de Huantar

The Great image

Huacas

Cornice stones

Raimondi Stela

Staff God

blackware

rocker stamping

Tembladera

Paracas, Peru

Shaft and chamber

Paracas Cavernas

Synthetic Cubism

Oculate Being

Paracas Necropolis

Bundle:

mythological

Cat God

severed heads

 

 


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