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Author Jacobi, Keith P.

Title Last rites for the Tipu Maya : genetic structuring in a colonial cemetery / Keith P. Jacobi.

Publication Info. Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2000]


Location Call No. Status
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  972.82 J    Check Shelf
Description xii, 383 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [343]-378) and index.
Contents Spanish missions and the history of Tipu Maya -- European Catholic and Spanish Catholic burial practices -- The Catholic and Maya worlds collide -- Dental genetics and non-metric and metric traits -- From skeletal dancers to regimented corpses of the Catholic way -- Open the church and see all the people -- Life and death at Tipu -- The last will and testament of the Tipu Maya.
Subject Mayas -- Anthropometry -- Belize -- Tipu.
Dental anthropology -- Belize -- Tipu.
Mayas -- Funeral customs and rites -- Belize -- Tipu.
Tipu (Belize) -- Population.
ISBN 0817310258 paperback alkaline paper
9780817310257 paperback alkaline paper
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