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By Gordon F. M. Rakita

Ancestors and Elites examines prehispanic ritual behaviors attribute of the Casas Grandes zone of Chihuahua, Mexico. Gordon Rakita analyzes the archaeological information from the positioning with admire to broader anthropological theories concerning either non secular practices and the increase of complicated societies. This confluence of empirical truth and normal conception permits Rakita to discover intimately the advanced, reciprocal courting among ritual practices and constructing social complexity at PaquimZ, one of many best-documented archaeological websites within the region.

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