Cultural Archaeology

The Archaeology of Mediterranean Landscapes  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 14, 2017
The Archaeology of Mediterranean Landscapes

The Archaeology of Mediterranean Landscapes by Kevin Walsh
English | November 18th, 2013 | ISBN: 052185301X | 382 Pages | PDF | 18.41 MB

This volume presents a comprehensive review of palaeoenvironmental evidence and its incorporation with landscape archaeology from across the Mediterranean. A fundamental aim of this book is to bridge the intellectual and methodological gaps between those with a background in archaeology and ancient history, and those who work in the palaeoenvironmental sciences.
Heritage and Archaeology in the DigitalAge: Acquisition, Curation, and Dissemination of Spatial Cultural Heritage Data

Heritage and Archaeology in the DigitalAge: Acquisition, Curation, and Dissemination of Spatial Cultural Heritage Data By Matthew L. Vincent
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 209 Pages | ISBN : 3319653695 | 25.63 MB

This book examines how computer-based programs can be used to acquire ‘big’ digital cultural heritage data, curate, and disseminate it over the Internet and in 3D visualization platforms with the ultimate goal of creating long-lasting “digital heritage repositories.’ The organization of the book reflects the essence of new technologies applied to cultural heritage and archaeology.

Archaeology: A Brief Introduction, 12th Edition (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by zxcvbn at Dec. 16, 2017
Archaeology: A Brief Introduction, 12th Edition (repost)

Archaeology: A Brief Introduction, 12th Edition
Brian M. Fagan, Nadia Durrani | 2016 | ISBN: 1138190314 | 424 pages | PDF | 105 MB

Theorizing Religions Past: Archaeology, History, and Cognition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Dec. 14, 2017
Theorizing Religions Past: Archaeology, History, and Cognition

Theorizing Religions Past: Archaeology, History, and Cognition by Harvey Whitehouse, Luther H. Martin
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0759106215 | 262 Pages | EPUB | 5.2 MB

Historians bound by their singular stories and archaeologists bound by their material evidence don't typically seek out broad comparative theories of religion.

Handbook of East and Southeast Asian Archaeology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 9, 2017
Handbook of East and Southeast Asian Archaeology

Handbook of East and Southeast Asian Archaeology By Junko Habu
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 760 Pages | ISBN : 1493965190 | 49.15 MB

The Handbook of East and Southeast Asian Archaeology focuses on the material culture and lifeways of the peoples of prehistoric and early historic East and Southeast Asia; their origins, behavior and identities as well as their biological, linguistic and cultural differences and commonalities. Emphasis is placed upon the interpretation of material culture to illuminate and explain social processes and relationships as well as behavior, technology, patterns and mechanisms of long-term change and chronology, in addition to the intellectual history of archaeology as a discipline in this diverse region.

Cultural Heritage Ethics: Between Theory and Practice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 1, 2017
Cultural Heritage Ethics: Between Theory and Practice

Cultural Heritage Ethics: Between Theory and Practice by Constantine Sandis
English | Oct. 13, 2014 | ISBN: 1783740671 | 230 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Theory without practice is empty, practice without theory is blind, to adapt a phrase from Immanuel Kant. The sentiment could not be truer of cultural heritage ethics. This intra-disciplinary book bridges the gap between theory and practice by bringing together a stellar cast of academics, activists, consultants, journalists, lawyers, and museum practitioners, each contributing their own expertise to the wider debate of what cultural heritage means in the twenty-first century.
The New Coastal History: Cultural and Environmental Perspectives from Scotland and Beyond

The New Coastal History: Cultural and Environmental Perspectives from Scotland and Beyond By David Worthington
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 319 Pages | ISBN : 3319640895 | 8.23 MB

This book provides a pathway for the New Coastal History. Our littorals are all too often the setting for climate change and the political, refugee and migration crises that blight our age. Yet historians have continued, in large part, to ignore the space between the sea and the land.
Information Beyond Borders: International Cultural and Intellectual Exchange in the Belle Époque

Information Beyond Borders: International Cultural and Intellectual Exchange in the Belle Époque by W. Boyd Rayward
2014 | ISBN: 140944225X | English | 336 pages | EPUB | 21 MB

World Cinema and Cultural Memory  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Dec. 17, 2017
World Cinema and Cultural Memory

I. Hedges, "World Cinema and Cultural Memory"
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1349499412 | PDF | pages: 202 | 1.5 mb
Climate Change Archaeology: Building Resilience from Research in the World's Coastal Wetlands

Climate Change Archaeology: Building Resilience from Research in the World's Coastal Wetlands by Robert Van de Noort
English | 31 Oct. 2013 | ISBN: 0199699550 | 288 Pages | PDF | 4.93 MB