DeBoerWarren DeBoer
In Memoriam

Ph.D, University of California - Berkeley 1972

Professor Emeritus, Department of Anthropology, Queens College-CUNY

Obituary in American Anthropological Association News

Obituary in The SAA Archaeological Record

The Warren DeBoer Memorial Fund

Books & Edited Volumes                  Peer-Reviewed Publications                   Academic Honors

Books & Edited Volumes

1996. Traces Behind the Esmeraldas Shore: Prehistory of the Santiago-Cayapas Region, Ecuador. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa.

Peer-Reviewed Publications

2006. Salient representations of the American Past A Pre-Columbian World, edited by Jeffrey Quilter and Mary Miller. Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D. C. pp 137-187.

2005. Colours for a North American past. World Archaeology 37(1): 66-91.

2004. Little Bighorn on the Scioto: The Rocky Mountain Connection to Ohio Hopewell. American Antiquity 69(1): 85-108.

2001. Of dance and women: gambling and exchange in native North America. Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory 8(3): 215-269.

2001. The big drink: feast and forum in the Upper Amazon. In: Feasting in the Archaeological Record. Edited by Michael Dietler and Brian Hayden, pp. 215-240. Washington, D. C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.

1986. Pillage and Production in the Amazon: A View through the Conibo of the Ucayali Basin, Eastern Peru. World Archaeology 18(2): 231-246. PDF file

1981. Buffer Zones in the Cultural Ecology of Aboriginal Amazonia: An Ethnohistorical Approach. American Antiquity 46(2): 364-377. PDF file

Academic Honors

1999. Society for American Archaeology Excellence in Ceramic Studies Award.

Research Focus:
  • Archaeology
  • Ethnoarchaeology
  • South America
  • North America
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