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  • The Archaeology of Human-Environment Interactions: Strategies for Investigating Anthropogenic Landscapes, Dynamic Environments, and Climate Change in the Human Past book cover

    The Archaeology of Human-Environment Interactions

    Strategies for Investigating Anthropogenic Landscapes, Dynamic Environments, and Climate Change in the Human Past

    Edited by Daniel Contreras

    The impacts of climate change on human societies, and the roles those societies themselves play in altering their environments, appear in headlines more and more as concern over modern global climate change intensifies. Increasingly, archaeologists and paleoenvironmental scientists are looking to…

    Hardback – 2016-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Vernacular Architecture in the Pre-Columbian Americas book cover

    Vernacular Architecture in the Pre-Columbian Americas

    Edited by Christina Halperin, Lauren Schwartz

    Vernacular Architecture in the Pre-Columbian Americas reveals the dynamism of the ancient past, where social relations and long-term history were created posthole by posthole, brick by brick. This collection shifts attention away from the elite and monumental architectural traditions of the region…

    Hardback – 2016-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Archaeology of the Ancient Americas

  • Past Mobilities: Archaeological Approaches to Movement and Mobility book cover

    Past Mobilities

    Archaeological Approaches to Movement and Mobility

    By Jim Leary

    The new mobilities paradigm has yet to have the same impact on archaeology as it has in other disciplines in the social sciences - on geography, sociology and anthropology in particular - yet mobility is fundamental to archaeology: all people move. Moving away from archaeology’s traditional focus…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Sculpture and Archaeology book cover

    Sculpture and Archaeology

    Edited by Paul Bonaventura, Andrew Jones

    In recent years the intersections between art history and archaeology have become the focus of critical analysis by both disciplines. Contemporary sculpture has played a key role in this dialogue. The essays in this volume, by art historians, archaeologists and artists, take the intersection…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Subject/Object: New Studies in Sculpture

  • Anatomical Dissection in Enlightenment England and Beyond: Autopsy, Pathology and Display book cover

    Anatomical Dissection in Enlightenment England and Beyond

    Autopsy, Pathology and Display

    Edited by Piers Mitchell

    Excavations of medical school and workhouse cemeteries undertaken in Britain in the last decade have unearthed fascinating new evidence for the way that bodies were dissected or autopsied in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. This book brings together the latest discoveries by these…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Aleppo: A History book cover

    Aleppo

    A History

    By Ross Burns

    Aleppo is one of the longest-surviving cities of the ancient and Islamic Middle East. Until recently it enjoyed a thriving urban life—in particular an active traditional suq, whose origins can be traced across many centuries. Its tangle of streets still follow the Hellenistic grid and above it…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08
    Routledge
    Cities of the Ancient World

  • Capital Cities and Urban Form in Pre-modern China: Luoyang, 1038 BCE to 938 CE book cover

    Capital Cities and Urban Form in Pre-modern China

    Luoyang, 1038 BCE to 938 CE

    By Victor Cunrui Xiong

    Luoyang, situated in present-day Henan province, was one of the great urban centres of pre-Qin and early imperial China, the favoured site for dynastic capitals for almost two millennia. This book, the first in any Western language on the subject, traces the rise and fall of the six different…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07
    Routledge
    Asian States and Empires

  • Hunters of the Recent Past book cover

    Hunters of the Recent Past

    Edited by Leslie B. Davis, Brian O.K. Reeves

    One of a series of more than 20 volumes resulting from the World Archaeological Congress, September 1986, which brought together archaeologists and anthropologists from many parts of the world, academics from contingent disciplines, and non-academics from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. This…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

  • Foraging and Farming: The Evolution of Plant Exploitation book cover

    Foraging and Farming

    The Evolution of Plant Exploitation

    Edited by David R. Harris, Gordon C. Hillman

    This book is one of a series of more than 20 volumes resulting from the World Archaeological Congress, September 1986, attempting to bring together not only archaeologists and anthropologists from many parts of the world, as well as academics from contingent disciplines, but also non-academics from…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

  • Animals into Art book cover

    Animals into Art

    Edited by Howard Morphy

    This book is one of a series of volumes resulting from the World Archaeological Congress, September 1986 which addressed world archaeology in its widest sense, investigating how people lived in the past and how and why changes took place to result in the forms of society and culture which exist now…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

  • Historical Archaeology book cover

    Historical Archaeology

    3rd Edition

    By Charles E. Orser, Jr.

    This book provides a short, readable introduction to historical archaeology, which focuses on modern history in all its fascinating regional, cultural, and ethnic diversity. Accessibly covering key methods and concepts, including fundamental theories and principles, the history of the field, and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01
    Routledge

  • Westminster Part I: The Art, Architecture and Archaeology of the Royal Abbey

    Edited by Warwick Rodwell, Tim Tatton-Brown

    The British Archaeological Association’s 2013 conference was devoted to the study of Westminster Abbey and the Palace of Westminster. It also embraced Westminster School, which was founded at the Reformation in the Abbey precinct. Collectively, these institutions occupy a remarkable assemblage of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge
    The British Archaeological Association Conference Transactions

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