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Working with the Past: Towards an Archaeology of Recycling
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Dragoş Gheorghiu
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-24 - Publisher: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd

This book invites archaeologists to approach the significant process of recycling within the archaeological record at two different levels: of artefacts and of
Art in the Archaeological Imagination
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Dragos Gheorghiu
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-02 - Publisher: Oxbow Books

The book discusses the creative mental processes of the prehistoric and contemporaryartists, as well as of the archaeologists studying them from the perspective
Archaeological Theory
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Matthew Johnson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-26 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A lively and accessible introduction to themes and debates in archaeological theory for students of all levels Archaeological Theory is a relatable, accessible,
Alternative Iron Ages
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Brais X. Currás
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-09 - Publisher: Routledge

Alternative Iron Ages examines Iron Age social formations that sit outside traditional paradigms, developing methods for archaeological characterisation of alte
Enclosing Space, Opening New Ground
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Tanja Romankiewicz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-31 - Publisher: Oxbow Books

Enclosures are among the most widely distributed features of the European Iron Age. From fortifications to field systems, they demarcate territories and settlem
Working with the Past
Language: en
Pages: 135
Authors: Dragos Gheorghiu
Categories: Archaeology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Archaeopress Archaeology

Recycling is a basic anthropological process of humankind. The reutilization of materials or of ideas from the Past is a process determined by various natural o
Archaeology, History, and Custer's Last Battle
Language: en
Pages: 431
Authors: Richard A. Fox
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-16 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

On the afternoon of June 25, 1867, an overwhelming force of Sioux and Cheyenne Indians quickly mounted a savage onslaught against General George Armstrong Custe
After Modernity
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Rodney Harrison
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-22 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This book summarizes archaeological approaches to the contemporary past, and suggests a new agenda for the archaeology of late modern societies. The principal f
The Oxford Handbook of Archaeological Ceramic Analysis
Language: en
Pages: 777
Authors: Alice M. W. Hunt
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume draws together topics and methodologies essential for the socio-cultural, mineralogical, and geochemical analysis of archaeological ceramic, one of
Pinning Down the Past
Language: en
Pages: 402
Authors: Mike Corbishley
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-17 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

Both a practical guide to, and a reflection on, best practice in making archaeology available to a wide audience.