Volume 31 Number 1 Summer 2012



Taxa Represented by Fish Effigy Ceramic Vessels in the Midsouth
Rita Fisher-Carroll and Robert C. Mainfort, Jr.

Sheepshead Country: Coastal Woodland Subsistence from the Perspective of Mack Bayou and Other Northwest Florida Sites
Gregory A. Mikell

Late Prehistoric and Protohistoric Shell Gorgets from Southwestern North Carolina
Christopher B. Rodning

Posts, Places, Ancestors, and Worlds: Dividual Personhood in the American Bottom Region
B. Jacob Skousen


The 1974–75 Excavations at Mound Bottom, a Palisaded Mississippian Center in Cheatham County, Tennessee
Michael J. O’Brien and Carl Kuttruff

The Bead Maker’s Midden: Evidence of Late Prehistoric Shell Bead Production on Ossabaw Island, Georgia
Charles E. Pearson and Fred C. Cook

Archaeology in a Geechee Graveyard
Nicholas Honerkamp and Ray Crook


Stottman (ed.), Archaeologists as Activists: Can Archaeologists Change the World?, reviewed by Sarah E. Bond

Herbert, Woodland Potters and Archaeological Ceramics of the North Carolina Coast, reviewed by E. Christopher Caynor

Sassaman and Holly (eds.), Hunter-Gatherer Archaeology as Historical Process, reviewed by Carolyn Dillian

Skowronek and Lewis (eds.), Beneath the Ivory Tower: The Archaeology of Academia, reviewed by Shannon M. Dunn

Case and Carr (eds.), The Scioto Hopewell and Their Neighbors: Bioarchaeological Documentation and Cultural Understanding, reviewed by Bradley T. Lepper

Welch, Archaeology at Shiloh Mounds: 1899–1999, reviewed by Bernard K. Means

Lankford, Reilly, and Garber (eds.), Visualizing the Sacred: Cosmic Visions, Regionalism, and the Art of the Mississippian World, reviewed by Sharon K. Moses

Fish and Kowalewski (eds.), The Archaeology of Regions: A Case for Full-Coverage Survey, reviewed by Kevin C. Nolan

Wesson and Reese (eds.), Between Contact and Colonies: Archaeological Perspectives on the Protohistoric Southeast, reviewed by John T. Penman

Johnson (ed.), A Chronology of Middle Missouri Plains Village Sites, reviewed by Donna C. Roper

Greene and Plane (eds.), American Indians and the Market Economy, 1775–1850, reviewed by Jennifer M. Cantú Trunzo