Archaeological Method & Theory

Methods and theoretical approaches applicable to archaeology of all periods: techniques of excavation and recording, dating methods, interpretation.

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  1. Conversations between Objects

    Conversations between Objects [Paperback]

    Linda Hulin (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789250039
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Oxbow Insights in Archaeology
    Volume: 5
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    Linda Hulin considers the relationship between the archaeological record and the human past and examines the differences that arise between the practice of excavating material culture and the models for thinking about it. Two common themes emerge:... .... Learn More
  2. Towards Skyscape Archaeology

    Towards Skyscape Archaeology [Paperback]

    Fabio Silva (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781782979555
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    Series: Oxbow Insights in Archaeology
    Volume: 7
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    The study of beliefs and practices concerning the sky in the past and the uses to which people’s understanding of the sky was put has long been of great interest to archaeologists and the wider public, but also controversial. After the dispute in ... .... Learn More
  3. Science and Moral Imagination

    Science and Moral Imagination: A New Ideal for Values in Science [Hardback]

    Matthew Brown (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780822946267
    Published by : University of Pittsburgh Press
    Series: Science, Values, and the Public
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    The idea that science is or should be value-free, and that values are or should be formed independently of science, has been under fire by philosophers of science for decades. Science and Moral Imagination directly challenges the idea that science... .... Learn More
  4. Current Approaches to Tells in the Prehistoric Old World

    Current Approaches to Tells in the Prehistoric Old World: A cross-cultural comparison from Early Neolithic to the Iron Age [Paperback]

    Antonio Blanco-González (Editor); Tobias L. Kienlin (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789254860
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    Deeply stratified settlements are a distinctive site type featuring prominently in diverse later prehistoric landscapes of the Old World. Their massive materiality has attracted the curiosity of lay people and archaeologists alike. Nowadays a wide... .... Learn More
  5. Themes in Old World Zooarchaeology

    Themes in Old World Zooarchaeology: From the Mediterranean to the Atlantic [Hardback]

    Umberto Albarella (Editor); Cleia Detry (Editor); Sónia Gabriel (Editor); Catarina Ginja (Editor); Ana Elisabete Pires (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789255348
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    This new collection of papers from leading experts provides an overview of cutting-edge research in Old World zooarchaeology. The research presented here spans various areas across Europe, Western Asia and North Africa – from the Mediterranean to ... .... Learn More
  6. Affective Relationships and Personal Bonds in Hellenistic Antiquity

    Affective Relationships and Personal Bonds in Hellenistic Antiquity: Studies in honor of Elizabeth D. Carney [Hardback]

    Monica D'Agostini (Editor); Edward M. Anson (Editor); Frances Pownall (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789254983
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    The intense bonds among the king and his family, friends, lovers, and entourage are the most enticing and intriguing aspects of Alexander the Great’s life. The affective ties of the protagonists of Alexander’s Empire nurtured the interest of the a... .... Learn More
  7. Weapons and Tools in Rock Art

    Weapons and Tools in Rock Art: A world perspective [Hardback]

    Ana M. S. Bettencourt (Editor); Manuel Santos-Estévez (Editor); Hugo Aluai Sampaio (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789254907
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    Weapons and tools are frequently found depicted in rock art in many parts of the globe and different periods and in varying social contexts. This collection of papers by leading rock art specialists examines the subjective and metaphorical value o... .... Learn More
  8. The Social and Cultural Contexts of Historic Writing Practices

    The Social and Cultural Contexts of Historic Writing Practices [Hardback]

    Philip J. Boyes (Editor); Philippa M. Steele (Editor); Natalia Elvira Astoreca (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789254785
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    Series: Contexts of and Relations Between Early Writing Systems
    Volume: 2
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    Writing is not just a set of systems for transcribing language and communicating meaning, but an important element of human practice, deeply embedded in the cultures where it is present and fundamentally interconnected with all other aspects of hu... .... Learn More
  9. Monumentalising Life in the Neolithic

    Monumentalising Life in the Neolithic: Narratives of Change and Continuity [Hardback]

    Anne Birgitte Gebaer (Editor); Lasse Sørensen (Editor); Anne Teather (Editor); António Carlos de Valera (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789254945
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    One of the principal characteristics of the European Neolithic is the development of monumentality in association with innovations in material culture and changes in subsistence from hunting and gathering to farming and pastoralism. The papers in ... .... Learn More
  10. Scientific Dating in Archaeology

    Scientific Dating in Archaeology [Paperback]

    Seren Griffiths (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789255621
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    Series: Studying Scientific Archaeology
    Volume: 5
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    A variety of techniques have been developed to provide scientific chronologies of archaeological sites and material culture. These chronologies under-pin the narratives that are generated for prehistoric and other periods. The application of Bayes... .... Learn More

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