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  • Dolmens in the Levant book cover

    Dolmens in the Levant

    By James Fraser

    When Western explorers first encountered dolmens in the Levant, they thought they had discovered the origins of a megalithic phenomenon that spread as far as the Atlantic coast. Although European dolmens are now considered an unrelated tradition, many researchers continue to approach dolmens in the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    The Palestine Exploration Fund Annual

  • Post-Conflict Archaeology and Cultural Heritage: Rebuilding Knowledge, Memory and Community from War-Damaged Material Culture book cover

    Post-Conflict Archaeology and Cultural Heritage

    Rebuilding Knowledge, Memory and Community from War-Damaged Material Culture

    Edited by Paul Newson, Ruth Young

    The human cost in any conflict is of course the first care in terms of reduction, if not the elimination of damage. However, the cost to archaeology and heritage is also of major concern, and the irreversible loss of monuments and sites through conflict has been variously documented as a result of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Unraveling the Crime-Place Connection, Volume 22: New Directions in Theory and Policy book cover

    Unraveling the Crime-Place Connection, Volume 22

    New Directions in Theory and Policy

    By David Weisburd, John E. Eck

    Unraveling the Crime-Place Connection examines how places enhance our understanding of crime and its control in a new light. While there has been much work in this area that has a policy focus, few have examined the underlying theories that inform this work. Theory has played a secondary role in…

    Hardback – 2017-11-27 
    Routledge
    Advances in Criminological Theory

  • Divina Moneta: Coins in Religion and Ritual book cover

    Divina Moneta

    Coins in Religion and Ritual

    Edited by Nanouschka Myrberg Burström, Gitte Tarnow Ingvardson

    This edited collection analyzes the phenomenon of coin use for religious and ritual purposes in different cultures and across different periods of time. It proposes an engagement with the theory and interpretation of the "material turn" with numismatic evidence, and an evidence-based series of…

    Hardback – 2017-11-23 
    Routledge
    Religion and Money in the Middle Ages

  • Baal and the Politics of Poetry book cover

    Baal and the Politics of Poetry

    By Aaron Tugendhaft

    Baal and the Politics of Poetry provides a thoroughly new interpretation of the Ugaritic Baal Cycle that simultaneously inaugurates an innovative approach to studying ancient Near Eastern literature within the political context of its production. The book argues that the poem, written in the last…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    The Ancient Word

  • Museums, Power, Knowledge: Selected Essays book cover

    Museums, Power, Knowledge

    Selected Essays

    By Tony Bennett

    Few perspectives have invigorated the development of critical museum studies over the late twentieth and early twenty-first century as much as Foucault’s account of the relations between knowledge and power and their role in processes of governing. Within this literature Tony Bennett’s work stands…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge

  • Active Collections book cover

    Active Collections

    Edited by Trevor Jones, Rainey Tisdale, Elizabeth Wood

    In recent years, many museums have implemented sweeping changes in how they engage audiences. However, changes to the field’s approaches to collections stewardship have come much more slowly. Active Collections critically examines existing approaches to museum collections and explores practical,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge

  • Images of Sex and Desire in Renaissance Art and Modern Historiography book cover

    Images of Sex and Desire in Renaissance Art and Modern Historiography

    Edited by Angeliki Pollali, Berthold Hub

    Studies on gender and sexuality have proliferated in the last decades, covering a wide spectrum of disciplines. This anthology offers a metanarrative of sexuality as it has been recently embedded in the art historical discourse of the European Renaissance. It revisits ‘canonical’ forms of visual…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge
    Visual Culture in Early Modernity

  • Walking into the Void: A Historical Sociology and Political Anthropology of Walking book cover

    Walking into the Void

    A Historical Sociology and Political Anthropology of Walking

    By Arpad Szakolczai, Agnes Horvath

    The book starts by discussing the significance of walking for the experience of being human, including a comparative study of the language and cultures of walking. It then reviews in detail, relying on archaeology, two turning points of human history: the emergence of cave art sanctuaries and a new…

    Paperback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Liminality

  • Negotiating Cultural Identity: Landscapes in Early Medieval South Asian History book cover

    Negotiating Cultural Identity

    Landscapes in Early Medieval South Asian History

    Edited by Himanshu Prabha Ray

    Paperback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge India
    Archaeology and Religion in South Asia

  • Travellers in Time: Imagining Movement in the Ancient Aegean World book cover

    Travellers in Time

    Imagining Movement in the Ancient Aegean World

    By Saro Wallace

    Travellers in Time re-evaluates the extent to which the earliest Mediterranean civilizations were affected by population movement. It revisits the traditional notion of movement as straightforwardly transformative as well as the processual, systemic models that replaced this view, arguing that new…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • The Vikings book cover

    The Vikings

    By Neil Price

    The Vikings provides a concise but comprehensive introduction to the complex world of the early medieval Scandinavians. In the space of less than 300 years from the late eighth to the late eleventh centuries CE, people from what are now Norway, Sweden and Denmark left their homelands in…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Peoples of the Ancient World

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