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  • The Archaeology of Difference

    Negotiating Cross-Cultural Engagements in Oceania

    Edited by Anne Clarke, Robin Torrence

    The Archaeology of Difference presents a new and radically different perspective on the archaeology of cross-cultural contact and engagement. The authors move away from acculturation or domination and resistance and concentrate on interaction and negotiation by using a wide variety of case studies…

    Paperback – 2015-09-20 
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  • The Origins of Human Behaviour

    Edited by Robert Foley

    This volume explores the diverse ways in which the evolution of human behaviour can be investigated, and confronts the most challenging aspects of the subject.…

    Paperback – 2014-12-23
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  • Time and Archaeology

    Edited by Tim Murray

    The concept of time is salient to all human affairs and can be understood in a variety of different ways. This pioneering collection is the first comprehensive survey of time and archaeology. It includes chapters from a broad, international range of contributors, which combine theoretical and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
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  • Archaeology and Language I

    Theoretical and Methodological Orientations

    Edited by Roger Blench, Matthew Spriggs

    Archaeology and Language I represents groundbreaking work in synthesizing two disciplines that are now seen as interlinked: linguistics and archaeology. This volume is the first of a three-part survey of innovative results emerging from their combination. Archaeology and historical linguistics…

    Paperback – 2013-03-06
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  • The Constructed Past

    Experimental Archaeology, Education and the Public

    Edited by Philippe Planel, Peter G. Stone

    The Constructed Past presents group of powerful images of the past, termed in the book construction sites. At these sites, full scale, three-dimensional images of the past have been created for a variety of reasons including archaeological experimentation, tourism and education. Using various case…

    Paperback – 2012-09-30
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  • The Archaeology of Drylands

    Living at the Margin

    By Graeme Barker, David Gilbertson

    Many dryland regions contain archaeological remains which suggest that there must have been intensive phases of settlement in what now seem to be dry and degraded environments. This book discusses successes and failures of past land use and settlement in drylands, and contributes to wider debates…

    Paperback – 2012-09-06
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  • Archaeology and Language IV

    Language Change and Cultural Transformation

    Edited by Roger Blench, Matthew Spriggs

    Archaeology and Language IV examines a variety of pressing issues regarding linguistic and cultural change. It provides a challenging variety of case-studies which demonstrate how global patterns of language distribution and change can be interwoven to produce a rich historical narrative, and fuel…

    Paperback – 2012-07-31
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  • Cultural Resource Management in Contemporary Society

    Perspectives on Managing and Presenting the Past

    Edited by Alf Hatton, Francis P. MacManamon

    This innovative collection of essays from an international range of contributors describes various means of preserving, protecting and presenting vital cultural resources within the context of economic development, competing claims of "ownership" of particular cultural resources, modern uses of…

    Paperback – 2012-07-26
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  • Matériel Culture

    The Archaeology of Twentieth-Century Conflict

    Edited by Colleen M. Beck, William Gray Johnson, John Schofield

    Matériel culture encompasses the material remains of conflict, from buildings and monuments to artefacts and militia, as well as human remains. This collection of essays, from an international range of contributors, illustrates the diversity in this material record, highlights the…

    Paperback – 2012-03-20
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  • Archaeology and Language III

    Artefacts, Languages and Texts

    Edited by Roger Blench, Matthew Spriggs

    Archaeology and Language III interprets results from archaeological data in terms of language distribution and change, providing the tools for a radical rewriting of the conventional discourse of prehistory. Individual chapters present case studies of artefacts and fragmentary textual materials,…

    Paperback – 2012-03-20
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  • Historical Archaeology

    Back from the Edge

    Edited by Pedro Paulo A. Funari, Martin Hall, Sian Jones

    Historical Archaeology demonstrates the potential of adopting a flexible, encompassing definition of historical archaeology which involves the study of all societies with documentary evidence. It encourages research that goes beyond the boundaries between prehistory and history. Ranging in subject…

    Paperback – 2012-03-20
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  • Archaeology and Language II

    Archaeological Data and Linguistic Hypotheses

    Edited by Roger Blench, Matthew Spriggs

    Using language to date the origin and spread of food production, Archaeology and Language II represents groundbreaking work in synthesizing two disciplines that are now seen as interlinked: linguistics and archaeology. This volume is the second part of a three-part survey of innovative results…

    Paperback – 2012-01-31
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  • Illicit Antiquities

    The Theft of Culture and the Extinction of Archaeology

    By Neil Brodie, Kathryn Walker Tubb

    The exploitation of archaeological sites for commercial gain is a serious problem worldwide. In peace and during wartime archaeological sites and cultural institutions, both on land and underwater, are attacked and their contents robbed for sale on an international 'antiquities' market. Objects are…

    Paperback – 2011-11-29
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  • Destruction and Conservation of Cultural Property

    Edited by R Layton, P Stone, J Thomas

    In 1991 the mosque at Ayodhya in India was demolished by Hindu fundamentalists who claim that it stood on the birthplace of a legendary Hindu hero. During recent conflicts in former Yugoslavia, ethnic groups destroyed mosques and churches to eliminate evidence of long-term settlement by other…

    Paperback – 2011-11-11
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  • Early Human Behaviour in Global Context

    The Rise and Diversity of the Lower Palaeolithic Record

    Edited by Ravi Korisettar, Michael D. Petraglia

    Early Human Behaviour in a Global Context will be of use to students and professionals who are interested in prehistory, Paleolithic archaeology, and paleoanthropology. Those interested in our ancestors and their place in the natural world will also benefit from the information presented in this…

    Paperback – 2011-11-11
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  • Archaeology and the Information Age

    Edited by Sebastian Rahtz, Paul Reilly

    Traditional methods of making archaeological data available are becoming increasingly inadequate. Thanks to improved techniques for examining data from multiple viewpoints, archaeologists are now in a position to record different kinds of data, and to explore that data more fully than ever before.…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
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  • The Prehistory of Food

    Appetites for Change

    Edited by Chris Gosden, Jon G. Hather

    The Prehistory of Food sets subsistence in its social context by focusing on food as a cultural artefact. It brings together contributors with a scientific and biological expertise as well as those interested in the patterns of consumption and social change, and includes a wide range of case…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
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  • The Archaeology and Anthropology of Landscape

    Shaping Your Landscape

    Edited by Robert Layton, Peter Ucko

    The Archaeology and Anthropology of Landscape contributes to the development of theory in archaeology and anthropology, provides new and varied case studies of landscape and environment from five continents, and raises important policy issues concerning development and the management of heritage.…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
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  • The Presented Past

    Heritage, Museums and Education

    By B. L. Molyneaux, P. G. Stone

    The Presented Past is concerned with the differences between the comparatively static, well-understood way in which the past is presented in schools, museums and at historic sites compared to the approaches currently being explored in contemporary archaeology. It challenges the all-too-frequent…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
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  • The Meanings of Things

    Material Culture and Symbolic Expression

    Edited by I. Hodder

    This unique and fascinating book concentrates on the varying roles and functions that material culture may play in almost all aspects of the social fabric of a given culture. The contributors, from Africa, Australia and Papua New Guinea, India, South America, the USA, and both Eastern and Western…

    Paperback – 2011-03-07
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  • Archaeologies of the British

    Explorations of Identity in the United Kingdom and Its Colonies 1600-1945

    Edited by Susan Lawrence

    Beginning with the early English colonisation of Ireland and Virginia, the international range of contributors in Archaeology of the British examine the interplay of objects and identity in Scotland and Wales, regional England, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Cyprus, and Sri Lanka. Informed by…

    Paperback – 2010-06-29
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  • Indigenous Archaeologies

    Decolonising Theory and Practice

    Edited by Claire Smith, H. Martin Wobst

    With case studies from North America to Australia and South Africa and covering topics from archaeological ethics to the repatriation of human remains, this book charts the development of a new form of archaeology that is informed by indigenous values and agendas. This involves fundamental changes…

    Paperback – 2010-06-29
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  • Madness, Disability and Social Exclusion

    The Archaeology and Anthropology of 'Difference'

    Edited by Jane Hubert

    A unique work that brings together a number of specialist disciplines, such as archaeology, anthropology, disability studies and psychiatry to create a new perspective on social and physical exclusion from society. A range of evidence throws light on such things as the causes and consequences of…

    Paperback – 2010-06-29
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  • Natural Disasters and Cultural Change

    Edited by John Grattan, Robin Torrence

    Human cultures have been interacting with natural hazards since the dawn of time. This book explores these interactions in detail and revisits some famous catastrophes including the eruptions of Thera and Vesuvius. These studies demonstrate that diverse human cultures had well-developed strategies…

    Paperback – 2010-06-29
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  • Time, Process and Structured Transformation in Archaeology

    Edited by James McGlade, Sander E. van der Leeuw

    In a discipline which essentially studies how modern man came to be, it is remarkable that there are hardly any conceptual tools to describe change. This is due to the history of the western intellectual and scientific tradition, which for a long time favoured mechanics over dynamics, and the study…

    Paperback – 2010-06-29
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  • Tropical Archaeobotany

    Applications and New Developments

    Edited by Jon G. Hather

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2010-04-12
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  • The Emergence of Agriculture

    A Global View

    Edited by Peter White, Timothy Denham

    This volume, the first in the One World Archaeology series, is a compendium of key papers by leaders in the field of the emergence of agriculture in different parts of the world. Each is supplemented by a review of developments in the field since its publication. Contributions cover the …

    Paperback – 2006-12-07
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  • The Dead and their Possessions

    Repatriation in Principle, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Cressida Fforde, Jane Hubert, Paul Turnbull

    Inspired by a key session for the World Archaeological Congress in South Africa, The Dead and their Possessions is the first book to tackle the principle, policy and practice of repatriating museum artefacts, rather than cultural heritage in general. Increasingly, indigenous people world-wide…

    Paperback – 2004-06-24
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  • Sacred Sites, Sacred Places

    Edited by David L. Carmichael, Jane Hubert, Brian Reeves, Audhild Schanche

    Sacred Sites, Sacred Places explores the concept of 'sacred' and what it means to people in differing cultures. Archaeologists, legislators and those involved in heritage management sometimes come into conflict with local populations over sites which these communities consider to be sacred. This…

    Paperback – 1997-10-09
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  • From the Baltic to the Black Sea

    Studies in Medieval Archaeology

    Edited by Leslie Alcock, David Austin

    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1997-06-05
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  • Social Construction of the Past

    Representation as Power

    Edited by George C. Bond, Angela Gilliam

    Social Construction of the Past examines how mainstream scholarship constructs the past and, in creating a people's cultural history, appropriates it and turns it into a form of domination by one group over another.Acknowledgements of the intellectual and scholarly contribution of subjugated…

    Paperback – 1997-03-27
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  • Centre and Periphery

    Comparative Studies in Archaeology

    Edited by Tim Champion

    There has recently been much interest among geographers, historians and political theorists in concepts of centre and periphery. In this book a wide range of studies consider how such concepts can be used to clarify our understanding of pre-capitalist societies.…

    Paperback – 1995-10-12
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  • Domination and Resistance

    Edited by Daniel Miller, Michael Rowlands, Chris Tilley

    The nature of power - one of the central concerns in social science - is the main theme of this wide-ranging book. Introducing a much broader historical and geographical comparative understanding of domination and resistance than is available elsewhere, the editors and contributors offer a wealth…

    Paperback – 1995-09-28
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  • The Archaeology of Africa

    Food, Metals and Towns

    Edited by Bassey Andah, Alex Okpoko, Thurstan Shaw, Paul Sinclair

    Africa has a vibrant past. It emerges from this book as the proud possessor of a vast and highly complicated interweaving of peoples and cultures, practising an enormous diversity of economic and social strategies in an Extraordinary range of environmental situations. At long last the archaeology…

    Paperback – 1994-11-17
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  • The Excluded Past

    Archaeology in Education

    Edited by Robert MacKenzie, Peter Stone

    The Excluded Past examines the uneasy relationship between archaeology and education, arguing that archaeologists have a vital role to play in education alongside other interpreters of the past. Cross-cultural and inter-disciplinary contributors show how the exclusion of aspects of the past tends…

    Paperback – 1994-11-03
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  • Signifying Animals

    Edited by Roy Willis

    A fresh assessment of the workings of animal symbolism in diverse cultures. Reconsiders the concept of totemism and exposes common fallacies in symbolic interpretation.…

    Paperback – 1994-09-22
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  • What is an Animal?

    Edited by Tim Ingold

    This book offers a unique interdisciplinary challenge to assumptions about animals and animality deeply embedded in our own ways of thought, and at the same time exposes highly sensitive and largely unexplored aspects of the understanding of our common humanity.…

    Paperback – 1994-09-01
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  • Archaeological Approaches to Cultural Identity

    2nd Edition

    Edited by S. J. Shennan

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1994-09-01
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  • Who Needs the Past?

    Indigenous Values and Archaeology, 2nd Edition

    Edited by R. Layton

    This book offers a critique of the all pervasive Western notion that other communities often live in a timeless present. Who Needs the Past? provides first-hand evidence of the interest non-Western, non-academic communities have in the past.…

    Paperback – 1994-08-04
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  • Conflict in the Archaeology of Living Traditions

    2nd Edition

    Edited by R. Layton

    The first text to address the contentious issues raised by the pursuit of anthropology and archaeology in the world today. Calls into question the traditional, sometimes difficult relationship between western scholars and the contemporary cultures and peoples they study and can easily disturb.…

    Paperback – 1994-08-04
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  • Archaeological Heritage Management in the Modern World

    Edited by Henry Cleere

    Representing the latest thinking in this fast-moving and often emotive field, this book offers a remarkably comprehensive international coverage of the public aspects of archaeology. The process of survey and inventory, rescue and archaeology, conservation and protection have until now been studied…

    Paperback – 1990-11-08
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