Publications & Reports

Bibliography of selected, relevant works

PROJECT

Blancas, Jorge, Luis Barba, Agustín Ortiz, Jorge Blancas, Guillermo Acosta, Andrés G. Mejía Ramón, and David M. Carballo

2019 Estudio de conjuntos departamentales y organización de barrios utilizando sensores remotos y geofísica en el distrito de Tlajinga, Teotihuacan. Ancient Mesoamerica 30: 115-128.
Blancas et al. 2019

Carballo, David M.

2019 Urban Life on Teotihuacan’s Periphery: New Research at the Tlajinga District. Ancient Mesoamerica 30: 91-94.
Carballo 2019

2017 Daily Life in Teotihuacan’s Southern Periphery: The Tlajinga District. In Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire, edited by Matthew H. Robb, pp. 124-129. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and University of California Press, San Francisco.

2013 The Social Organization of Craft Production and Interregional Exchange at Teotihuacan. In Merchants, Markets, and Exchange in the Pre-Columbian World, edited by Kenneth G. Hirth and Joanne Pillsbury, pp. 113-140. Dumbarton Oaks and Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.
Carballo 2013

2011 Advances in the Household Archaeology of Highland Mesoamerica. Journal of Archaeological Research 19: 133-189.
Carballo 2011

Carballo, David M., and Luis Barba

2014 Se descubre una máscara de piedra en Tlajinga, Teotihuacan, estado de México.  Arqueología Mexicana 129: 10.
Carballo_Barba_2014

Carballo, David M., Kenneth G. Hirth, Daniela Hernández Sariñana, Gina M. Buckley, Andrés G. Mejía Ramón, and Douglas J. Kennett

2019 New Research at Teotihuacan’s Tlajinga District, 2012-2015. Ancient Mesoamerica 30: 95-113.
Carballo et al. 2019

Hirth, Kenneth G., David M. Carballo, Mark Dennison, Sean Carr, Sarah Imfeld, and Eric Dyrdahl

2019 Excavation of an Obsidian Craft Workshop at Teotihuacan, Mexico. Ancient Mesoamerica 30: 163-179.
Hirth et al. 2019

Stahlschmidt, Mareike C., Emily McClung de Tapia, and Ma. del Carmen Gutiérrez-Castorena

2019 A Geoarchaeological Investigation of the Street of the Dead at the Tlajinga District, Teotihuacan, Mexico. Ancient Mesoamerica 30: 129-145.
Stahlschmidt et al. 2019

Storey, Rebecca, Gina M. Buckley, and Douglas J. Kennett

2019 Residential Burial Along the Southern Street of the Dead: Skeletons and Isotopes. Ancient Mesoamerica 30: 147-161.
Storey et al. 2019

Wade, Lizzie

2014 Ancient Urbanites.  American Archaeology 18(4): 26-31.
Wade2014

Widmer, Randolph J.

2019 Lapidary Craft Production at 17:S3E1 and 18:S3E1, the Tlajinga District, Teotihuacan. Ancient Mesoamerica 30: 181-197.
Widmer 2019

Zorich, Zach

2019 Life in the City of the Gods. Archaeology, Nov/Dec, pp. 24-31.
Zorich 2019

RELATED

Cowgill, George L.

1997 State and Society at Teotihuacan. Annual Review of Anthropology 26:126-161.
2000 Intentionality and Meaning in the Layout of Teotihuacan, Mexico. Cambridge Archaeological Journal 10(2):358-365.
2003 Teotihuacan: Cosmic Glories and Mundane Needs. In The Social Construction of Ancient Cities, edited by Monica L. Smith, pp. 37-55. Smithsonian Books, Washington, D.C.
2008 An Update on Teotihuacan. Antiquity 82:962-975

Gómez Chávez, Sergio

2012 Structure and Organization of Neighborhoods in the Ancient City of Teotihuacan. In The Neighborhood as a Social and Spatial Unit in Mesoamerican Cities, edited by M. Charlotte Arnauld, Linda R. Manzanilla, and Michael E. Smith, pp. 74-101. University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Headrick, Annabeth

1999 The Street of the Dead…It Really Was: Mortuary Bundles at Teotihuacan. Ancient Mesoamerica 10:69-85.

Manzanilla, Linda R.

2007 La unidad doméstica y las unidades de producción. Propuesta interdisciplinaria de estudio. Memoria 2007, El Colegio Nacional:415-451.
2009 Corporate Life in Apartment and Barrio Compounds at Teotihuacan, Central Mexico: Craft Specialization, Hierarchy, and Ethnicity. In Domestic Life in Prehispanic Capitals: A Study of Specialization, Hierarchy, and Ethnicity, edited by Linda R. Manzanilla and Claude Chapdelaine, pp. 21-42. Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
2012 Neighborhoods and Elite “Houses” at Teotihuacan, Central Mexico. In The Neighborhood as a Social and Spatial Unit in Mesoamerican Cities, edited by M. Charlotte Arnauld, Linda R. Manzanilla, and Michael E. Smith, pp. 55-73. University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Manzanilla, Linda, and Kenneth G. Hirth (eds.)

2011 Producción artisanal y especializada en Mesoamérica: Áreas de actividad y procesos productivos. INAH and UNAM, Mexico City.

Millon, René

1973 Urbanization at Teotihucán, Mexico, Vol. I, Part 1: The Teotihuacan Map: Text. University of Texas Press, Austin.
1976 Social Relations in Ancient Teotihuacan. In The Valley of Mexico: Studies in Pre-Hispanic Ecology and Society, edited by Eric R. Wolf, pp. 205-248. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque.
1981 Teotihuacan: City, State, and Civilization. In Supplement to the Handbook of Middle American Indians, Vol. 1, Archaeology, edited by Jeremy Sabloff, pp. 198-243. University of Texas Press, Austin.
1992 Teotihuacan Studies: From 1950 to 1990 and Beyond. In Art, Ideology, and the City of Teotihuacan, edited by Janet Catherine Berlo, pp. 339-429. Dumbarton Oaks, Washington D.C.

Nichols, Deborah L.

1988 Infrared Aerial Photography and Prehispanic Irrigation at Teotihuacán: The Tlajinga Canals. Journal of Field Archaeology 15(1):17-27.

Robertson, Ian G.

2005 Patrones diacrónicos en la constitución de los vecindarios teotihuacanos. In Arquitectura y urbanismo: pasado y presente de los espacios en Teotihuacan. Maria Elena Ruiz Gallut and Jesus Torres Peralta, eds., pp. 277-294. Mexico City: Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia.

Santley, Robert S., and Kenneth G. Hirth (eds.)

1993 Prehispanic Domestic Units in Western Mesoamerica: Studies of the Household, Compound, and Residence. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Sheehy, James J.

1992 Ceramic Production in Ancient Teotihuacan, Mexico: A Case Study of Tlajinga 33. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, Department of Anthropology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

Smith, Michael E.

2010a Sprawl, Squatters and Sustainable Cities: Can Archaeological Data Shed Light on Modern Urban Issues? Cambridge Archaeological Journal 20(2):229–253.
2010b The Archaeological Study of Neighborhoods and Districts in Ancient Cities. Journal of Anthropological Archaeology 29:137-154.

Smith, Michael E., and Juliana Novic

2012 Introduction: Neighborhoods and Districts in Ancient Mesoamerica. In The Neighborhood as a Social and Spatial Unit in Mesoamerican Cities, edited by M. Charlotte Arnauld, Linda R. Manzanilla, and Michael E. Smith, pp. 1-26. University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Spence, Michael W

1981 Obsidian Production and the State in Teotihuacan. American Antiquity 46(4):769-788.

Spence, Michael W., White, Christine D., Rattray, Evelyn Childs, and Longstaffe, Fred J.

2005 Past Lives in Different Places: The Origins and Relationships of Teotihuacan’s Foreign Residents. In Settlement, Subsistence, and Social Complexity: Essays Honoring the Legacy of Jeffrey R. Parsons, edited by Richard E. Blanton, pp. 155-197. Los Angeles: Cotsen Institue of Archaeology Press, UCLA.

Storey, Rebecca

1992 Life and Death in the Ancient City of Teotihuacan. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa.
2006 Mortality through Time in an Impoverished Residence of the Precolumbian City of Teotihuacan: A Paleodemographic View. In Urbanism in the Preindustrial World: Cross-Cultural Approaches, edited by Glenn R. Storey, pp. 277-294. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa.

Storey, Rebecca, Lourdes Márquez-Morfín, and Luis F. Núñez

2012 Teotihuacan Neighborhoods and the Health of Residents: The Risks of Preindustrial Urban Living In The Neighborhood as a Social and Spatial Unit in Mesoamerican Cities, edited by M. Charlotte Arnauld, Linda R. Manzanilla, and Michael E. Smith, pp. 117-131. University of Arizona Press, Tucson.

Sugiyama, Saburo

2010 Teotihuacan City Layout as a Cosmogram: Preliminary Results of the 2007 Measurement Unit Study. In The Archaeology of Measurement: Comprehending Heaven, Earth, and Time in Ancient Societies, edited by Iain Morley and Colin Renfrew, pp. 130-149. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Sullivan, Kristin S.

2006 Specialized Production of San Martín Orange Ware at Teotihuacan, Mexico. Latin American Antiquity 17:23-53.

White, Christine D., Rebecca Storey, Fred J. Longstaffe, and Michael W. Spence

2004 Assimilation, and Status in the Ancient City of Teotihuacan: Stable Isotopic Evidence from Tlajinga 33. Latin American Antiquity 15(2):176-198.

Widmer, Randolph J.

1991 Lapidary Craft Specialization at Teotihuacan: Implications for Community Structure at 33:S3W1 and Economic Organization in the City. Ancient Mesoamerica 2: 131-147.

Widmer, Randolph J. and Storey, Rebecca.

1993 Social organization and household structure of a Teotihuacán Apartment Compound: S3W1:33 of the Tlajinga Barrio. In Prehispanic Domestic Units in Western Mesoamerica: Studies of the Household, Compound, and Residence, edited by Robert S. Santley and Kenneth G. Hirth, eds., pp. 87-104. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.
2012 The “Tlajinga Barrio”: A Distinctive Cluster of Neighborhoods in Teotihuacan. In The Neighborhood as a Social and Spatial Unit in Mesoamerican Cities, edited by M. Charlotte Arnauld, Linda R. Manzanilla, and Michael E. Smith, pp. 102-116. University of Arizona Press, Tucson.