Archaeological Science & Methodology Products

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

    Hardback – 2018-08-10 
    Routledge

  • Re-Mapping Archaeology

    Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings

    Edited by Mark Gillings, Piraye Hacıgüzeller, Gary Lock

    Maps have always been a fundamental tool in archaeological practice, and their prominence and variety have increased along with a growing range of digital technologies used to collect, visualise, query and analyse spatial data. However, unlike in other disciplines, the development of archaeological…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Strategies for Quantitative Research

    Archaeology by Numbers

    By Grant S. McCall

    It is little secret that most archaeologists are uneasy with statistics. Thankfully, in the modern world, quantitative analysis has been made immensely easier by statistical software packages. Software now does virtually all our statistical calculations, removing a great burden for researchers. At…

    Paperback – 2018-02-23
    Routledge

  • Multispecies Archaeology

    Edited by Suzanne E. Pilaar Birch

    Multispecies Archaeology explores the issue of ecological and cultural novelty in the archaeological record from a multispecies perspective. Human exceptionalism and our place in nature have long been topics of academic consideration and archaeology has been synonymous with an axclusively human…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Archaeological Orientations

  • Language and Classification

    Meaning-Making in the Classification and Categorization of Ceramics

    By Allison Burkette

    This volume adopts a practice-based approach to examine the different ways in which classification is communicated and negotiated in different environments within archaeology. The book looks specifically at the archaeological classification of ceramics as a lens through which to examine the…

    Hardback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Routledge Companion to Spatial History

    Edited by Ian Gregory, Don DeBats, Don Lafreniere

    The Routledge Companion to Spatial History explores the full range of ways in which GIS can be used to study the past, considering key questions such as what types of new knowledge can be developed solely as a consequence of using GIS and how effective GIS can be for different types of research.…

    Hardback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • New Perspectives in Cultural Resource Management

    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

  • Isotopic Investigations of Pastoralism in Prehistory

    Edited by Alicia R. Ventresca Miller, Cheryl A. Makarewicz

    Pastoralists were a vital economic and social force in ancient societies around the globe, transforming landscapes poorly suited for agriculture into spaces of vast productive potential while simultaneously connecting mobile and sedentary communities alike across considerable distances. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Themes in Contemporary Archaeology

  • An Archaeology of Skill

    Metalworking Skill and Material Specialization in Early Bronze Age Central Europe

    By Maikel H.G. Kuijpers

    Material is the mother of innovation and it is through skill that innovations are brought about. This core thesis that is developed in this book identifies skill as the linchpin of – and missing link between – studies on craft, creativity, innovation, and material culture. Through a detailed study…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Dental Morphology for Anthropology

    An Illustrated Manual

    By Heather J. H. Edgar

    This work provides a new, comprehensive update to the Arizona State University Dental Anthropology System (ASUDAS). Drawing upon her extensive experience in informatics, curating data, and dental morphological data acquisition, Edgar has developed accessible and user-friendly standardized images…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • 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

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