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  • Interpreting Landscapes

    Geologies, Topographies, Identities; Explorations in Landscape Phenomenology 3

    By Christopher Tilley

    This book takes a new approach to writing about the past. Instead of studying the prehistory of Britain from Mesolithic to Iron Age times in terms of periods or artifact classifications, Tilley examines it through the lens of their geology and landscapes, asserting the fundamental significance of…

    Paperback – 2017-08-18

  • Material Culture and Text

    The Art of Ambiguity

    By Christopher Tilley

    Originally published in 1991, this is the first book-length exploration of post-structuralist discourse theory in archaeology. It tackles the most basic problem of historical and archaeological analysis - the relationship between text and artefact – in an analysis of prehistoric art fusing theory…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18
    Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

  • The Dolmens and Passage Graves of Sweden

    An Introduction and Guide

    By Christopher Tilley

    This book is the first comprehensive introduction and guide to Sweden’s most spectacular Stone Age monuments: the dolmens and passage graves, which began to be constructed over 5000 years ago. The introduction provides a detailed social interpretation of these monuments outlining how and why they…

    Paperback – 2009-01-15
    UCL Institute of Archaeology Publications

  • Body and Image

    Explorations in Landscape Phenomenology 2

    By Christopher Tilley

    The understanding and interpretation of ancient architecture, landscapes, and art has always been viewed through an iconographic lens—a cognitive process based on traditional practices in art history. But ancient people did not ascribe their visions on canvas, rather on hills, stones, and fields.…

    Paperback – 2008-11-15

  • Stone Worlds

    Narrative and Reflexivity in Landscape Archaeology

    By Barbara Bender, Sue Hamilton, Christopher Tilley

    This book represents an innovative experiment in presenting the results of a large-scale, multidisciplinary archaeological project. The well-known authors and their team examined the Neolithic and Bronze Age landscapes on Bodmin Moor of Southwest England, especially the site of Leskernick. The…

    Paperback – 2008-02-15

  • Re-constructing Archaeology

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Shanks, Christopher Tilley

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1992-12-03

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