Material Culture and Modern Conflict

Series Editors:

The Material Culture and Modern Conflict series adopts a genuinely interdisciplinary approach to re-appraise the material legacy of twentieth and twenty-first century conflict around the world. It offers a radical departure in the study of modern conflict, proving a truly interdisciplinary forum that draws upon archaeology, anthropology, military and cultural history, art history, cultural geography, and museum and heritage studies.

  • Royal Marines Enculturation

    Ritual, Practice and Material Culture

    By Mark Burchell

    With a heritage dating back to the mid-seventeenth century, the Royal Marines have accrued a rich history of rituals, artefacts and material culture that is consciously deployed in order to define and shape the institution both historically and going forward into an uncertain future. Drawing upon…

    Hardback – 2017-03-03
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    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • The Poetics of Conflict Experience: Materiality and Embodiment in Second World War Italy book cover

    The Poetics of Conflict Experience

    Materiality and Embodiment in Second World War Italy

    By Sarah De Nardi

    Seventy years after the end of the Second World War we still do not fully appreciate the intensity of the lived experience of people and communities involved in resistance movements and subjected to German occupation. Yet the enduring conjunction between individuals, things and place cannot be…

    Hardback – 2016-11-29
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    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • Conflict Landscapes and Archaeology from Above book cover

    Conflict Landscapes and Archaeology from Above

    Edited by Birger Stichelbaut, David Cowley

    The study of conflict archaeology has developed rapidly over the last decade, fuelled in equal measure by technological advances and creative analytical frameworks. Nowhere is this truer than in the inter-disciplinary fields of archaeological practice that combine traditional sources such as…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06
    Routledge
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict