Archaeology: Politics of Archaeology

  • Underwater Cultural Heritage: Key Concepts and Ethical Challenges book cover

    Underwater Cultural Heritage

    Key Concepts and Ethical Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Elena Perez-Alvaro

    Underwater Cultural Heritage investigates cases of underwater cultural heritage, exploring ethical issues that have never been studied before. A vast cultural heritage lies beneath the sea, including the archaeological remains of more than three million vessels, as well as historic monuments and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • Rediscovering the Great War: Archaeology and Enduring Legacies on the Soča and Eastern Fronts book cover

    Rediscovering the Great War

    Archaeology and Enduring Legacies on the Soča and Eastern Fronts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Uroš Košir, Matija Črešnar, Dimitrij Mlekuž

    The Great War was a turning point of the 20th century, giving birth to a new, modern, and industrial approach to warfare that changed the world forever. The remembrance, awareness, and knowledge of the conflict and, most importantly, of those who participated and were affected by it, altered from…

    Hardback – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • Trafficking Culture: Transnational Criminal Markets and the Illicit Trade in Cultural Objects book cover

    Trafficking Culture

    Transnational Criminal Markets and the Illicit Trade in Cultural Objects, 1st Edition

    By Simon Mackenzie, Neil Brodie, Donna Yates, Christos Tsirogiannis

    Trafficking Culture outlines current research and thinking on the illicit market in antiquities. It moves along the global trafficking chain from ‘source’ to ‘market’, identifying the main roles and routines involved. Using original research, the authors explore the dynamics of this ‘grey’ market,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31
    Routledge

  • Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations book cover

    Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cornelius Holtorf, Andreas Pantazatos, Geoffrey Scarre

    Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations breaks new ground in our understanding of the challenges faced by heritage practitioners and researchers in the contemporary world of mass migration, where people encounter new cultural heritage and relocate their own. It focuses particularly on…

    Paperback – 2018-10-17
    Routledge

  • Memory and Cultural Landscape at the Khami World Heritage Site, Zimbabwe: An Un-inherited Past book cover

    Memory and Cultural Landscape at the Khami World Heritage Site, Zimbabwe

    An Un-inherited Past, 1st Edition

    By Ashton Sinamai

    This book focuses on a forgotten place—the Khami World Heritage site in Zimbabwe. It examines how professionally ascribed values and conservation priorities affect the cultural landscape when there is a disjuncture between local community and national interests, and explores the epistemic violence…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17
    Routledge
    Archaeology & Indigenous Peoples

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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 crises, offering unique opportunities to appreciate the solutions and mechanisms societies have developed over…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge

  • Archaeology and Archaeological Information in the Digital Society book cover

    Archaeology and Archaeological Information in the Digital Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by ISTO HUVILA

    Archaeology and Archaeological Information in the Digital Society shows how the digitization of archaeological information, tools and workflows, and their interplay with both old and new non-digital practices throughout the archaeological information process, affect the outcomes of archaeological…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
    Routledge

  • Extremism, Ancient and Modern: Insurgency, Terror and Empire in the Middle East book cover

    Extremism, Ancient and Modern

    Insurgency, Terror and Empire in the Middle East, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Scham

    Near Eastern archaeology is generally represented as a succession of empires with little attention paid to the individuals, labelled as terrorists at the time, that brought them down. Their stories, when viewed against the backdrop of current violent extremism in the Middle East, can provide a…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge

  • Conflict Archaeology: Materialities of Collective Violence from Prehistory to Late Antiquity book cover

    Conflict Archaeology

    Materialities of Collective Violence from Prehistory to Late Antiquity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manuel Fernández-Götz, Nico Roymans

    In the past two decades, conflict archaeology has become firmly established as a promising field of research, as reflected in publications, symposia, conference sessions and fieldwork projects. It has its origins in the study of battlefields and other conflict-related phenomena in the modern Era,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-27
    Routledge
    Themes in Contemporary Archaeology

  • Buddhism and Gandhara: An Archaeology of Museum Collections book cover

    Buddhism and Gandhara

    An Archaeology of Museum Collections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Himanshu Prabha Ray

    Gandhara is a name central to Buddhist heritage and iconography. It is the ancient name of a region in present-day Pakistan, bounded on the west by the Hindu Kush mountain range and to the north by the foothills of the Himalayas. ‘Gandhara’ is also the term given to this region’s sculptural and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge India
    Archaeology and Religion in South Asia

  • New Perspectives in Cultural Resource Management book cover

    New Perspectives in Cultural Resource Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francis P. McManamon

    New Perspectives in Cultural Resource Management describes the historic developments, current challenges, and future opportunities presented by contemporary Cultural Resource Management (CRM). CRM is a substantial aspect of archaeology, history, historical architecture, historical preservation, and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Archaeology in the Making: Conversations through a Discipline book cover

    Archaeology in the Making

    Conversations through a Discipline, 1st Edition

    Edited by William L Rathje, Michael Shanks, Christopher Witmore

    Archaeology in the Making is a collection of bold statements about archaeology, its history, how it works, and why it is more important than ever. This book comprises conversations about archaeology among some of its notable contemporary figures. They delve deeply into the questions that have come…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

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