The Resource American Flintknappers : Stone Age Art in the Age of Computers

American Flintknappers : Stone Age Art in the Age of Computers

Label
American Flintknappers : Stone Age Art in the Age of Computers
Title
American Flintknappers
Title remainder
Stone Age Art in the Age of Computers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Whittaker, John C
LC call number
TT293 -- .W45 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Flintknapping
  • Stone implements
Label
American Flintknappers : Stone Age Art in the Age of Computers
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443289
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: Coming to the Knap-in -- The Knap-in Ethos -- Sources of Information -- The Knap-in at Fort Osage -- 2. Making Stone Tools: The World's Oldest Craft -- The Processes of Flintknapping -- Tools and the Knapper's Ethos -- 3. From Fakes and Experiments to Knap-ins: The Roots of Modern Flintknapping -- Charlie Shewey -- Early Archaeologists and Fakers -- Native Knappers -- Mack Tussinger and the Oklahoma Eccentrics -- Daniel, Howe, and Others -- McCormick the Folsom Fluter -- Bryon Rinehart and Grey Ghosts -- Richard Warren-Scale Work and Lap Knapping -- Patterns in the Early Modern Knappers -- Halvor Skavlem and the Hobby Knapper -- Archaeology and Replication -- Knapping Newsletters -- The First Knap-ins -- Waldorf and The Art of Flintknapping -- Transition to the Current Scene -- The Current Scene -- 4. The Knap-in: People and Organization -- Bob Hunt, Organizer at Fort Osage -- George Eklund, Commercial Knapper -- Jim Regan, Copper Toolsmith -- Gene Stapleton, Dealing in Stone -- Percy Atkinson: Gourds, Axes, and Philosophy -- D. C. and Val Waldorf, Knap-in Professionals -- Ingrid Jones, Knapper Spouse -- Knapper Demography -- A Continent of Knap-ins -- Mid-West Flintknappers' Convention, June 1993 -- Pine City Knap-in -- Evergreen Lake Knap-in, July 1996 -- Genesee Valley Flint Knappers Association Knap-in, August 1996 -- Flint Ridge Knap-in, August 1996 -- Knap-in Generalities -- 5. Knappers at the Knap-in -- Culture and Community of Practice -- Performance -- Learning to Knap -- Learning the Ethos -- Politics, Gender, and Ethnicity -- Expressions of Identity -- The Chipping Keeps You Going: Why Knappers Knap -- 6. Status and Stones -- The Knap-in as Egalitarian Event -- Ooga-Booga, a Ritual of Inclusion -- Status and Competition in Knapping
  • Talking with Stone: Ritual Exchanges and the Expression of Status -- 7. Art, Craft, or Reproduction: Knapper Esthetics -- Stone Tools as Art and Folk Art -- Two Knappers, Two Attitudes -- The Ideal Point: Common Esthetic Rules -- The Rules in Action: Knapping Contests -- Imitation as Esthetic Goal -- Point Types and Artistic Choices -- Replicas and the Art of Knapping -- 8. Can't Never Have Too Much Flint: The Lore of Stone -- The Mystique of Stone -- The Qualities of Stone -- The Quest for Stone -- Decreasing Resources -- 9. Modern Stone Age Economics -- Frank Stevens, Knap-in Entrepreneur -- A Trip to Quartzite -- Market Knapping -- Art Knapping -- Dale Cannon and Stone Knives -- 10. Knappers, Collectors, Archaeologists: Ethics and Conflicts -- Replicas, Fakes, and Art -- Fakes, Replicas, and Ethics -- Murmurings at the Knap-in -- Woody's Dreams and Knappers' Nightmares -- Fakes and Archaeology -- Counting Knappers and Points -- Markets, Again -- The World of Collecting -- Authentication -- Archaeological Impacts of Modern Knapping: Collections -- The Creation and Destruction of Sites -- Epilogue: Sin and Society -- 11. Silicon and Society -- Silicon Connections -- Forming and Breaking -- The Future -- Appendix A. Knapper Mail Survey Questionnaire -- Appendix B. Fall 1966 Fort Osage Knap-in Registration -- Appendix C. New York Knap-in Contest Rules, 1994 -- Appendix D. New York Knap-in Contest Rules, 1996 -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index
Control code
EBC3443289
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292797512
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443289
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443289
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10245775
  • (OCoLC)646761229
Label
American Flintknappers : Stone Age Art in the Age of Computers
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443289
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: Coming to the Knap-in -- The Knap-in Ethos -- Sources of Information -- The Knap-in at Fort Osage -- 2. Making Stone Tools: The World's Oldest Craft -- The Processes of Flintknapping -- Tools and the Knapper's Ethos -- 3. From Fakes and Experiments to Knap-ins: The Roots of Modern Flintknapping -- Charlie Shewey -- Early Archaeologists and Fakers -- Native Knappers -- Mack Tussinger and the Oklahoma Eccentrics -- Daniel, Howe, and Others -- McCormick the Folsom Fluter -- Bryon Rinehart and Grey Ghosts -- Richard Warren-Scale Work and Lap Knapping -- Patterns in the Early Modern Knappers -- Halvor Skavlem and the Hobby Knapper -- Archaeology and Replication -- Knapping Newsletters -- The First Knap-ins -- Waldorf and The Art of Flintknapping -- Transition to the Current Scene -- The Current Scene -- 4. The Knap-in: People and Organization -- Bob Hunt, Organizer at Fort Osage -- George Eklund, Commercial Knapper -- Jim Regan, Copper Toolsmith -- Gene Stapleton, Dealing in Stone -- Percy Atkinson: Gourds, Axes, and Philosophy -- D. C. and Val Waldorf, Knap-in Professionals -- Ingrid Jones, Knapper Spouse -- Knapper Demography -- A Continent of Knap-ins -- Mid-West Flintknappers' Convention, June 1993 -- Pine City Knap-in -- Evergreen Lake Knap-in, July 1996 -- Genesee Valley Flint Knappers Association Knap-in, August 1996 -- Flint Ridge Knap-in, August 1996 -- Knap-in Generalities -- 5. Knappers at the Knap-in -- Culture and Community of Practice -- Performance -- Learning to Knap -- Learning the Ethos -- Politics, Gender, and Ethnicity -- Expressions of Identity -- The Chipping Keeps You Going: Why Knappers Knap -- 6. Status and Stones -- The Knap-in as Egalitarian Event -- Ooga-Booga, a Ritual of Inclusion -- Status and Competition in Knapping
  • Talking with Stone: Ritual Exchanges and the Expression of Status -- 7. Art, Craft, or Reproduction: Knapper Esthetics -- Stone Tools as Art and Folk Art -- Two Knappers, Two Attitudes -- The Ideal Point: Common Esthetic Rules -- The Rules in Action: Knapping Contests -- Imitation as Esthetic Goal -- Point Types and Artistic Choices -- Replicas and the Art of Knapping -- 8. Can't Never Have Too Much Flint: The Lore of Stone -- The Mystique of Stone -- The Qualities of Stone -- The Quest for Stone -- Decreasing Resources -- 9. Modern Stone Age Economics -- Frank Stevens, Knap-in Entrepreneur -- A Trip to Quartzite -- Market Knapping -- Art Knapping -- Dale Cannon and Stone Knives -- 10. Knappers, Collectors, Archaeologists: Ethics and Conflicts -- Replicas, Fakes, and Art -- Fakes, Replicas, and Ethics -- Murmurings at the Knap-in -- Woody's Dreams and Knappers' Nightmares -- Fakes and Archaeology -- Counting Knappers and Points -- Markets, Again -- The World of Collecting -- Authentication -- Archaeological Impacts of Modern Knapping: Collections -- The Creation and Destruction of Sites -- Epilogue: Sin and Society -- 11. Silicon and Society -- Silicon Connections -- Forming and Breaking -- The Future -- Appendix A. Knapper Mail Survey Questionnaire -- Appendix B. Fall 1966 Fort Osage Knap-in Registration -- Appendix C. New York Knap-in Contest Rules, 1994 -- Appendix D. New York Knap-in Contest Rules, 1996 -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index
Control code
EBC3443289
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292797512
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443289
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443289
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10245775
  • (OCoLC)646761229

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