University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Charles Redman

Platform Mounds of the Arizona Desert

An Experiment in Organizational Complexity

By: Glen Rice and Charles Redman

In the fall of 1989 we began an eight-year project to investigate platform mound communities in the Tonto Basin of central Arizona. The project is being funded by the Bureau of Reclamation as part of an overall plan to study sites that may be affected by proposed modifications to Theodore Roosevelt Dam (Fig. 2; see […]