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  • Living Ruins, Value Conflicts book cover

    Living Ruins, Value Conflicts

    By Argyro Loukaki

    Using monuments and ruins by way of illustration, this fascinating book examines the symbolic, ideological, geographical and aesthetic importance of Greek classical iconography for the Western world. It examines how classical Greek monuments are simultaneously perceived as sublime national symbols…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • The Routledge Handbook of Archaeology and Globalization book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Archaeology and Globalization

    Edited by Tamar Hodos

    This unique collection applies globalization concepts to the discipline of archaeology, using a wide range of global case studies from a group of international specialists. The volume spans from as early as 10,000 cal. BP to the modern era, analysing the relationship between material culture,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge

  • Exploring the Materiality of Food 'Stuffs': Transformations, Symbolic Consumption and Embodiments book cover

    Exploring the Materiality of Food 'Stuffs'

    Transformations, Symbolic Consumption and Embodiments

    Edited by Louise Steel, Katharina Zinn

    From remote antiquity to contemporary contexts, food and the ‘stuff’ of food remains central to people’s daily experiences as well as their sense and expression of identity. This volume explores the materiality of foodstuffs past and present, examining humanity’s intriguingly complex relationships…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • The Life of Trade: Events and Happenings in the Niumi’s Atlantic Center book cover

    The Life of Trade

    Events and Happenings in the Niumi’s Atlantic Center

    By Liza Gijanto

    The Life of Trade utilizes archaeological and historical sources to address the dynamic nature of the Atlantic trade on the Gambia River. Taking a fresh multi-disciplinary approach, the book highlights the region’s atypical position as a commercial crossroads and access point for both interior and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Unquiet Pasts: Risk Society, Lived Cultural Heritage, Re-designing Reflexivity book cover

    Unquiet Pasts

    Risk Society, Lived Cultural Heritage, Re-designing Reflexivity

    By Stephanie Koerner

    Edited by Ian Russell

    This important book addresses critical themes in the development of archaeology as a reflexive, self-critical discipline in the modern world. It explores the ethical, political and cultural tensions and responsibilities which need to be addressed by archaeologists when working within networks of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Reclaiming Archaeology: Beyond the Tropes of Modernity book cover

    Reclaiming Archaeology

    Beyond the Tropes of Modernity

    Edited by Alfredo González-Ruibal

    Archaeology has been an important source of metaphors for some of the key intellectuals of the 20th century: Sigmund Freud, Walter Benjamin, Alois Riegl and Michel Foucault, amongst many others. However, this power has also turned against archaeology, because the discipline has been dealt with…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Archaeological Orientations

  • Nonlinear Models for Archaeology and Anthropology: Continuing the Revolution book cover

    Nonlinear Models for Archaeology and Anthropology

    Continuing the Revolution

    By William W. Baden

    Edited by Christopher S. Beekman

    The dominant social theory used by archaeologists has tended to focus on either small scale agency or large-scale cultural patterns and processes of change. The authors of this volume argue that archaeologists should use nonlinear models to more accurately model the connections between scales of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Digital Research in the Study of Classical Antiquity book cover

    Digital Research in the Study of Classical Antiquity

    Edited by Simon Mahony, Gabriel Bodard

    This book explores the challenges and opportunities presented to Classical scholarship by digital practice and resources. Drawing on the expertise of a community of scholars who use innovative methods and technologies, it shows that traditionally rigorous scholarship is as central to digital…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • The Virtual Representation of the Past book cover

    The Virtual Representation of the Past

    Edited by Mark Greengrass, Lorna Hughes

    This unique book critically evaluates the virtual representation of the past through digital media. A distinguished team of leading experts in the field approach digital research in history and archaeology from contrasting viewpoints, including philosophical, methodological and technical. They…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Forensic Anthropology Laboratory Manual book cover

    Forensic Anthropology Laboratory Manual

    4th Edition

    By Steven N. Byers

    This manual provides students in academic laboratory courses with hands-on experience of the major processes of forensic anthropology. Designed to accompany the textbook Introduction to Forensic Anthropology, the manual introduces core procedures and protocol, with exercise worksheets to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

  • Making and Growing: Anthropological Studies of Organisms and Artefacts book cover

    Making and Growing

    Anthropological Studies of Organisms and Artefacts

    Edited by Elizabeth Hallam, Tim Ingold

    Making and Growing brings together the latest work in the fields of anthropology and material culture studies to explore the differences - and the relation - between making things and growing things, and between things that are made and things that grow. Though the former are often regarded as…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08
    Routledge
    Anthropological Studies of Creativity and Perception

  • Ways of Walking: Ethnography and Practice on Foot book cover

    Ways of Walking

    Ethnography and Practice on Foot

    Edited by Jo Lee Vergunst, Tim Ingold

    Despite its importance to how humans inhabit their environments, walking has rarely received the attention of ethnographers. Ways of Walking combines discussions of embodiment, place and materiality to address this significant and largely ignored 'technique of the body'. This book presents studies…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08
    Routledge
    Anthropological Studies of Creativity and Perception

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