Jerry Moore, Ph.D.
Areas of Expertise
Anthropology and Archeology; specializing in prehistoric cultural landscapes and built environments, archaeology of Andean South America, and archaeology of Western North America.
Dr. Moore is an archaeologist, writer and professor who has conducted archaeological research in Peru, Mexico, and southern California. He specializes in prehistoric cultural landscapes and built environments, archaeology of Andean South America, and archaeology of Western North America. Moore has edited and authored numerous articles and books, including “Architecture and Power in the Prehispanic Andes: The Archaeology of Public Buildings” (Cambridge University Press, 1996), “Visions of Culture: An Introduction to Anthropological Theories and Theorists” (Altamira/Rowman and Littlefield Press 4th edition, 2012), “Cultural Landscapes in the Prehispanic Andes: Archaeologies of Place” (University Press of Florida, 2005), and, “The Prehistory of South America: Ancient Cultural Diversity on the Least Known Continent” (University Press of Colorado; forthcoming June 2014).
Ph.D. University of California Santa Barbara
“Ancient Plazas: Spaces of Inquiry in Mesoamerica and Beyond,” in Mesoamerican Plazas: Arenas of Community Building and Power Negotiation
Making a Huaca: Memory and Praxis in Prehispanic Far Northern Peru.
Journal of Social Archaeology, 2010
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office: (310) 243-3845
Contact Preference: Email