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Jerry D. Moore, Ph.D.

Title: Professor, Anthropology

Department: Anthropology

Office: SBS G-322a
Phone Extension: x3845
Email Username: jmoore

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Selected Presentations

  • 2007 Anthropological Approaches to Landscape: A Theoretical Common Ground for Future Research in Baja California. Society for California Archaeology, Annual Meeting, March 28, 2007, San Jose CA.
  • 2006 Modes of Religious Authority and Forms of Ritual Architecture: Ethnographic Comparisons, Archaeological Implications. Paper presented at the Society for American Archaeology, Annual Meeting, San Juan, PR
  • 2006 Enigmatic Variations: Comparing Coastal Adaptations in Baja California. Society for California Archaeology, Annual Meeting, Ventura, CA. With Matthew Des Lauriers. March 31, 2006.
  • 2005 Archaeology of Place in Baja California. James Young Annual Colloquium, University of California, Riverside, February 11, 2005.
  • 2005 Reclaiming the Frontier: Material Expressions and the Appropriation of the Past in Late Prehispanic Tumbes, Peru. Institute for Andean Studies, Berkeley, CA. January 8, 2005. (with Eva Pajuelo)
  • 2004 Changing Coastlines and Implications for Understanding the Archaeology of the San Quintín – El Rosario Region, Northern Baja California. Paper presented at the fifth annual Balances y Perspectivas conference, Rosarito, Baja California.
  • 2004 Archaeology of Place in Northern Baja California: Landscape, Ritual, and Social Memory. Paper presented at the Society for California Archaeology, Riverside, CA, March 20, 2004
  • 2002 Power and Authority in the Prehispanic Andes: Comments on the Symposium. Paper Presented at the American Anthropological Association, Annual Meeting, November 22, 2004.
  • 2002 Dynamic Frames: Reconstructing Ritual Performances in the Ancient Andes. Paper presented at the “Frames of Viewing” Conference at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin. May 17, 2002
  • 2002 Landscapes of the Dead in Chimú and Inka Societies: Social Order and Tropes of Political Integration. Paper presented at the Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas, University of East Anglia, Norwich. April 13, 2002.
  • 2002 An Ancient Experience of Place. Getty Research Institute, Seminar, April 8, 2002. Getty Center, Los Angeles.
  • 2002 The Evolved Mind and the Archaeology Spectacle: A New Synthesis or the Old Ionian Enchantment? Society for American Archaeology, 67th Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.
  • 2002 Cultural Landscapes and the Conceptions of Social Order on the North Coast of Peru. Society for American Archaeology, 67th Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.
  • 2002 Monuments, Cultural Landscapes and Society in Ancient Peru. Presented At “Empire Builders of Ancient Peru” University of California Los Angeles, Feb 9, 2002
  • 2001 “’They Would Drink His Brew’: Dimensions of Feasting, Display and Statecraft in Prehispanic Peru.” Presented at Opening Session “Consumption and Embodied Material Culture: The Archaeology of Drink, Food and Comensal Politics,” the Society for American Archaeology, 66th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  • 2001 The Illusion of Plans: Understanding the Built Landscape of Chimú Urbanism. Paper presented at the Society for American Archaeology, 66th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. With Edward Hudson, and Rebecca Christel.
  • 2001 Archaeology in the Kingdom of Queen Calafia: Archaeological Investigations in Baja California. Archaeological Iinstitute of America, Los Angeles County Society, Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History, February 25, 2001
  • 2000 Investigaciones Arqueológicas en la Zona de San Quintín-El Rosari Resultados y Hipotesis del Proyecto PASE 1995-1999. Paper presented at the Primer Reunión Binacional “Balance y Perspectivas de Baja California Prehistórica e Histórica,” Universidad Autónoma Baja California, Mexicali, California.
  • 2000 Peopling Baja California. Paper presented at the Society for California and Great Basin Anthropology, 34th Annual Meeting, Riverside, California April 20, 2000.
  • 2000 Cultural Preservation and Cultural Identity on the Border: A Comparative View. Paper presented at the California Studies Conference, 12th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.
  • 1999 Life Behind Walls: Patterns in the Urban Landscape of the North Coast of Peru. Paper presented at the Society for American Archaeology, 64th Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
  • 1998 Archaeology in the Forgotten Peninsula: Recent Archaeological Investigations in Northern Baja California.Archaeological Research Seminar Series, Institute of Archaeology, UCLA, November 20, 1998
  • 1998 6,000 Years of Human Adaptations on the Pacific Coast of Northern Baja California. Conference on Baja California Indígena, 5th Annual Conference, University of San Diego, November 14, 1998.
  • 1998 Logistic Settlement and Subsistence Strategies in Northern Baja California. Society for California Archaeology, San Diego, CA, April 10, 1998. With G. Evins and P. Kehoe
  • 1998 Late Holocene Settlement and Subsistence Patterns in Northern Baja California. Society for California Archaeology, San Diego, CA, April 10, 1998.
  • 1998 Desert Adaptations on the Forgotten Peninsula: Prehistoric Foragers in Northern Baja California. Department of Anthropology and Ethnic Studies, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. March 19, 1998.
  • 1998 The Flawed Confusion of Human Beings: Complexities of Prehistoric Imperialism on the North Coast of Peru. Department of Anthropology, Brandies University, MA. January 29, 1998.
  • 1998 The Archaeology of an Andean Frontier: Preliminary Survey Data from Tumbes, Peru. Institute of Andean Studies, 38th Annual Meeting, Berkeley, CA. January 9, 1998.
  • 1997 The Palace of Chilimassa: A Late Prehistoric Complex in the Lower Tumbes Valley, Peru. Center for the Study of the Visual Arts, National Gallery, Washington, D.C. February 7, 1997.
  • 1996 Fueron Muy Servidos: Statecraft in the Kingdom of Chimor. Archaeological Research Seminar Series, Institute of Archaeology, UCLA, February 2, 1996.
  • 1996 Prehistoric Adaptations to a Dynamic Coastal Environment: Foraging Strategies in Northern Baja California. Society for American Archaeology, 61st Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  • 1995 Public Architecture and Changing Modes of Social Complexity in the Prehispanic Andes. Archaeology of Complex Societies , 2nd Biennial Conference, California State University, San Bernadino, October 22, 1995
  • 1995 Architecture and Power in the Ancient Andes. Conference "Places of Power and Power of Place in the Americas," Université de Toulouse-Le Mirail.
  • 1994 Andean Plazas and the Archaeology of Constructed Space. Research Seminar, Sainsbury Centre for the Visual Arts, University of East Anglia.
  • 1994 Prehispanic Ritual and Human Perception in the Public Architecture of the Coast of Peru. Society for American Archaeology, 59th Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA.
  • 1993 Demographic Consequences of Spanish Colonialism Among Mobile Hunter-Gatherers in Baja California. Society for American Archaeology, 58th Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO. With J. Gasco.
  • 1991 Drinks Are on the House: Political Contexts of Drinking in Ancient Peru. American Anthropological Association, 90th Annual Meeting, Chicago. Illinois.
  • 1991 New Approaches to Old Buildings: Recent Analyses of Andean Monumental Architecture. Society for American Archaeology, 56th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • 1990 Perspectívas Nuevas Sobre el Estado Chimor. Universidad Nacional, Trujillo, Peru.
  • 1990 More Than Just A Meal: Social Implications of Prehistoric Dietary Patterns on the North Coast of Peru. Society for American Archaeology, 55th Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • 1990 Architectural Patterns and Social Meanings: Access and Social Control on the North Coast of Peru. Institute for Andean Studies, 30th Annual Meeting, Berkeley, CA.
  • 1989 Architectural Correlates of Social Control at Two Chimú Settlements in the Casma Valley, Peru. Midwest Conference on Andean and Amazonian Archaeology and Ethnohistory, 17th Annual Meeting, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.
  • 1988 Home is Where the Hearth Is?: Domestic Organization and Political Policies on the Southern Frontier of the Chimú Empire (AD 1350-1470). Society for American Archaeology, 53rd Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona.
  • 1987 The Chimú Empire and Raised Field Agriculture in the Casma Valley, Peru. Society for American Archaeology, 52nd Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario.
  • 1987 Raised Field Agriculture in the Casma Valley, Peru. Institute for Andean Studies, 27th Annual Meeting, Berkeley, California.
  • 1986 Cosas Pequeñas y Olvidadas: En Busca la Clase Baja del Imperio Chimú. Centro de Estudios y Documentacion Arqueologica, Universidad Nacional de Trujillo, Peru.
  • 1985 Patterns of Prehistoric Imperialism: The Chimú Empire, North and South. American Anthropological Association, 84th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.
  • 1984 Political and Economic Integration of the Lower Class: Archaeological Investigations at Manchan, Casma Valley, Peru. American Anthropological Association, 83rd Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.
  • 1984 Chimú Lower Class Economics: Investigations at Manchan, Casma Valley, Peru. Society for American Archaeology, 49th Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon.
  • 1984 Lower Class Structures at Manchan, Casma Valley, Peru. Institute for Andean Studies, 24th Annual Meeting, Berkeley, California.

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