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2016 Archaeology Research Titles for Review

The below titles are all titles within the Routledge Archaeology reference research channel, publishing within the next three months (May, June, July 2016).

If you would like to receive a copy for review, please contact Marketers Giana Georgi or Myles Stavis with the following information: title, publication in which the final review will be published, mailing address, and phone number. 

2016 ArchaeologyTitles Available for Review

  • Global Social Archaeologies

    Making a Difference in a World of Strangers, 1st Edition

    By Claire E Smith, Koji Mizoguchi

    Global Social Archaeologies contributes to the active engagement of contemporary social archaeology with issues of postcolonialism, community heritage, and indigenous rights and the major challenge that it faces in breaking down global divides, especially in relation to fundamental human rights,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24 
    Routledge

  • Rome and the Classic Maya

    Comparing the Slow Collapse of Civilizations, 1st Edition

    By Rebecca Storey, Glenn R Storey

    This volume compares two of the most famous cases of civilizational collapse, that of the Roman Empire and the Classic Maya world. First examining the concept of collapse, and how it has been utilized in the historical, archaeological and anthropological study of past complex societies, Storey and…

    Hardback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge

  • Ancient Egypt

    The Basics, 1st Edition

    By Donald P. Ryan

    Ancient Egypt: The Basics offers an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the history, archaeology and influence of this fascinating civilization. Coverage includes: A survey of Egyptian history from its earliest origins to the coming of Islam Life and death in ancient Egypt Key…

    Hardback – 2016-08-03
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Wall Memorials and Heritage

    The Heritage Industry of Berlin's Checkpoint Charlie, 1st Edition

    By Sybille Frank

    Analysing the transformation of Berlin’s former Allied border control point, "Checkpoint Charlie," into a global heritage industry, this volume provides an introduction to, and a theoretically informed structuring of, the interdisciplinary international heritage debate. This crucial case study…

    Hardback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • Representing the Nation

    Heritage, Museums, National Narratives, and Identity in the Arab Gulf States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Erskine-Loftus, Mariam Ibrahim Al-Mulla, Victoria Hightower

    The 1970s saw the emergence and subsequent proliferation across the Arabian Peninsula of ‘national museums’, institutions aimed at creating social cohesion and affiliation to the state within a disparate population. Representing the Nation examines the wide-ranging use of exhibitionary forms of…

    Hardback – 2016-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • An Archaeology of Ancash

    Stones, Ruins and Communities in Andean Peru, 1st Edition

    By George Lau

    An Archaeology of Ancash is a well–illustrated synthesis of the archaeology of North Central Peru, and specifically the stone structures of the Ancash region. All the major cultures of highland Ancash built impressive monuments, with no other region of South America showing such an early and…

    Hardback – 2016-05-19
    Routledge

  • Storage in Ancient Complex Societies

    Administration, Organization, and Control, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda R. Manzanilla, Mitchell Rothman

    The ability to accumulate and store large amounts of goods is a key feature of complex societies in ancient times. Storage strategies reflect the broader economic and political organization of a society and changes in the development of control mechanisms in both administrative and…

    Hardback – 2016-05-18
    Routledge

  • Atlas of the Ancient Near East

    From Prehistoric Times to the Roman Imperial Period, 1st Edition

    By Trevor Bryce, Jessie Birkett-Rees

    This atlas provides students and scholars with a broad range of information on the development of the Ancient Near East from prehistoric times through the beginning of written records in the Near East (c. 3000 BC) to the late Roman Empire and the rise of Islam. The geographical coverage of the…

    Hardback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge