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  • Official Power and Local Elites in the Roman Provinces book cover

    Official Power and Local Elites in the Roman Provinces

    Edited by Rada Varga, Viorica Rusu-Bolindeț

    Presenting a new and revealing overview of the ruling classes of the Roman Empire, this volume explores aspects of the relations between the official state structures of Rome and local provincial elites. The central objective of the volume is to present as complex a picture as possible of the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge

  • Archaeological Research: A Brief Introduction book cover

    Archaeological Research

    A Brief Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Peter N. Peregrine

    This updated edition of Archaeological Research introduces the basic methods of archaeological research, including data collection, analysis, interpretation, as well as a consideration of the state of archaeology today. New to the Second Edition is updated information on geographic information…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge

  • Anarchist's Guide to Historic House Museums book cover

    Anarchist's Guide to Historic House Museums

    By Franklin D Vagnone, Deborah E Ryan

    In these days of an aging traditional audience, shrinking attendance, tightened budgets, increased competition, and exponential growth in new types of communication methods, America’s house museums need to take bold steps and expand their overall purpose beyond those of the traditional museum. They…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • 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

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