Archaeology: Landscape

  • Re-Mapping Archaeology: Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings book cover

    Re-Mapping Archaeology

    Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings

    Edited by Mark Gillings, Piraye Hacıgüzeller, Gary Lock

    From the very beginning of archaeological practice, maps have been one of the most fundamental tools in the discipline. The number, variety and prominence of maps in archaeology have increased further since the beginning of the 1990s due to the availability of a growing range of digital…

    Hardback – 2018-08-07 

  • Water and Society from Ancient Times to the Present: Resilience, Decline, and Revival book cover

    Water and Society from Ancient Times to the Present

    Resilience, Decline, and Revival

    Edited by Federica Sulas, Innocent Pikirayi

    As water availability, management and conservation become global challenges, there is now wide consensus that historical knowledge can provide crucial information to address present water crises. Moreover, water takes in different forms from rainfall to groundwater and soil moisture, and history…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26 

  • Liangzhu Culture: Society, Belief and Art in Neolithic China book cover

    Liangzhu Culture

    Society, Belief and Art in Neolithic China

    Edited by Bin Liu, Qin Ling

    Power in Things comprises a valuable set of contributions on materiality and jade production in the context of the Liangzhu culture of the Lower Yangzi River valley. Both up-to-date and accessible, it details the important finds and research from the Liangzhu site and the Liangzhu culture making…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 

  • Participatory Archaeology and Heritage Studies: Perspectives from Africa book cover

    Participatory Archaeology and Heritage Studies

    Perspectives from Africa

    Edited by Peter R. Schmidt

    Participatory Archaeology and Heritage Studies: Insights from Africa provides new ways to look at and think about the practice of community archaeology and heritage studies across the globe. Long hidden from view, African experiences and experiments with participatory archaeology and heritage…

    Hardback – 2018-06-11 

  • Archaeologies of Rock Art: South American Perspectives book cover

    Archaeologies of Rock Art

    South American Perspectives

    Edited by Andrés Troncoso, Felipe Armstrong, George Nash

    Rock art in South America is as diverse as the continent itself. In this vast territory, different peoples produced engravings, paintings, and massive earthworks, from the Atacama to the Amazon. These marks on the landscape were made by all different kinds of peoples, from some of the earliest…

    Hardback – 2018-03-13

  • Dolmens in the Levant book cover

    Dolmens in the Levant

    By James A. 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 – 2018-01-24
    The Palestine Exploration Fund Annual

  • Rock Art and the Wild Mind: Visual Imagery in Mesolithic Northern Europe book cover

    Rock Art and the Wild Mind

    Visual Imagery in Mesolithic Northern Europe

    By Ingrid Fuglestvedt

      Rock Art and the Wild Mind presents a study of Mesolithic rock art on the Scandinavian peninsula, including the large rock art sites in Alta, Nämforsen and Vingen. Hunters’ rock art of this area, despite local styles, bears a strong commonality in what it depicts, most often terrestrial big game…

    Hardback – 2017-12-22

  • Conserving Cultural Landscapes: Challenges and New Directions book cover

    Conserving Cultural Landscapes

    Challenges and New Directions

    Edited by Ken Taylor, Archer St. Clair, Nora J. Mitchell

    New approaches to both cultural landscapes and historic urban landscapes increasingly recognize the need to guide future change, rather than simply protecting the fabric of the past. Challenging traditional notions of historic preservation, Conserving Cultural Landscapes takes a dynamic…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • 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

    Edited by David Weisburd, John E. Eck

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

    Hardback – 2017-11-20
    Advances in Criminological Theory

  • Cultural and Environmental Change on Rapa Nui book cover

    Cultural and Environmental Change on Rapa Nui

    Edited by Sonia Haoa Cardinali, Kathleen B. Ingersoll, Daniel W. Ingersoll Jr., Christopher M. Stevenson

    Rapa Nui, one of the world’s most isolated island societies and home to the notable moai, has been at the centre of a tense debate for the past decade. Some see it as the site of a dramatic cultural collapse occurring before Western contact, where a self-inflicted ecocide was brought on by the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-31
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Environmental Site Plans and Development Review book cover

    Environmental Site Plans and Development Review

    By Robert Sanford

    The most effective way to participate in land stewardship and environmental management is to get involved in the review of proposed developments. In smaller communities, this review is primarily done by a planning board or commission made up of volunteer members, guided by professionals in certain…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29

  • The Roman Garden: Space, Sense, and Society book cover

    The Roman Garden

    Space, Sense, and Society

    By Katharine T. von Stackelberg

    This innovative book is the first comprehensive study of ancient Roman gardens to combine literary and archaeological evidence with contemporary space theory. It applies a variety of interdisciplinary methods including access analysis, literary and gender theory to offer a critical framework for…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

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