Table of Contents

  1. Questioning Gender: An Introduction...............1
    Cheryl Claassen, Appalachian State University

  2. Women's Participation in American Prehistoric and Historic Archaeology: A Comparative Look at the Journals American Antiquity and Historical Archaeology:.............. 11
    Katharine L. Victor and Mary C. Beaudry, Boston University

  3. The Muted Class: Unshackling Tradition...............23
    Alice Kehoe, Marquette University

  4. Observing Prehistoric Women...............33
    Brian Hayden, Simon Fraser University

  5. Prehistoric Construction of Mothering...............49
    Kathleen Bolen, UC Berkeley

  6. Images of Gender and Labor Organization in Classic Maya Society...............63
    Rosemary Joyce, Harvard University

  7. Gender and Technology at the Archaic-Woodland Transition...............71
    Ken Sassaman, University of South Carolina

  8. Health Consequences of Sexual Division of Labor Among Prehistoric Native Americans: The Chumash of California and the Arikara of the North Plains...............81
    Sandra Hollimon, Smithsonian Institution

  9. Activating Women in Arikara Ceramic Production...............89
    Christi Mitchel, Honolulu

  10. Colonization and Women's Production: The Timucua of Florida...............95
    Ruth Trocolli, University of Florida

  11. Social Differentiation on the Farmstead...............103
    Linda Stine, University of South Carolina

  12. Workshop 1: Engendering the Contact Period...............111
    edited by Janet Levy and Cheryl Claassen

  13. Workshop 2: Engendering the Pleistocene/Holocene Transition...............127
    edited by Cheryl Claassen

  14. Workshop 3: Teaching Gender...............137
    edited by Cheryl Claassen

  15. Appendix: Teaching Syllabae...............155

Addresses of Authors

Cheryl Claassen, Anthropology, Appalachian State University, Boone NC 28608

Sandra Hollimon 25050 Coast Highway 1, Jenner, CA 95450.

Alice B. Kehoe 3014 N. Shepard Ave. Milwaukee WI 53211-3436.

Janet Levy, Anthropology, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC 28---

Christi A. Mitchell P. O. Box 1191 Lanai City, HI 96763

Linda Stine 230 Lake Dr., Oviedo, Florida 32765