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 Stone Conservation in Urban Churchyards: Merging Necrogeography, Historical Archaeology, and Geomorphology

Heritage Stone Conservation in Urban Churchyards: Merging Necrogeography, Historical Archaeology, and Geomorphology By Mary J. Thornbush
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 86 Pages | ISBN : 3319763628 | 14.39 MB

This book provides a cross-disciplinary perspective on the degradation and deterioration of the cultural record encompassed by urban headstones located in parish churchyards. Its interdisciplinary approach allows the geomorphological analysis of rock weathering to be combined with the impacts on the cultural record, its interpretation, and management. In particular, by examining the impacts of air pollution on the weathering of these cultural markers, cross-temporal assessments can provide valuable information concerning the condition of the record and its sustainability potential as monuments of cultural heritage.
Information Modelling for Archaeology and Anthropology: Software Engineering Principles for Cultural Heritage [Repost]

Information Modelling for Archaeology and Anthropology: Software Engineering Principles for Cultural Heritage by Cesar Gonzalez-Perez
English | 23 Feb. 2018 | ISBN: 331972651X | 472 Pages | PDF/EPUB | 16.08 MB
Information Modelling for Archaeology and Anthropology: Software Engineering Principles for Cultural Heritage

Information Modelling for Archaeology and Anthropology: Software Engineering Principles for Cultural Heritage By Cesar Gonzalez-Perez
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 439 Pages | ISBN : 331972651X | 16.08 MB

This unique text/reference reviews the key principles and techniques in conceptual modelling which are of relevance to specialists in the field of cultural heritage.

Post-Conflict Archaeology and Cultural Heritage  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 18, 2017
Post-Conflict Archaeology and Cultural Heritage

Post-Conflict Archaeology and Cultural Heritage: Rebuilding Knowledge, Memory and Community from War-Damaged Material Culture
Routledge | English | 2018 | ISBN-10: 1138202924 | 300 pages | PDF | 24.12 mb

by Paul Newson (Editor),‎ Ruth Young (Editor)
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.

The Archaeology of Food and Warfare: Food Insecurity in Prehistory  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at May 21, 2018
The Archaeology of Food and Warfare: Food Insecurity in Prehistory

Amber M. VanDerwarker, Gregory D. Wilson, "The Archaeology of Food and Warfare: Food Insecurity in Prehistory"
2015 | pages: 317 | ISBN: 3319185055 | PDF | 7,8 mb
Empathy: Epistemic Problems and Cultural-Historical Perspectives of a Cross-Disciplinary Concept

Empathy: Epistemic Problems and Cultural-Historical Perspectives of a Cross-Disciplinary Concept by Vanessa Lux, Sigrid Weigel
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1137512989 | 325 Pages | PDF | 32.4 MB

This book digs into the complex archaeology of empathy illuminating controversies, epistemic problems and unanswered questions encapsulated within its cross-disciplinary history.

The Routledge Companion to Cultural Property  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at May 15, 2018
The Routledge Companion to Cultural Property

Jane Anderson and Haidy Geismar, "The Routledge Companion to Cultural Property"
English | ISBN: 1138812641 | 2017 | 508 pages | PDF, EPUB | 44 MB

Breaking the Surface: An Art/Archaeology of Prehistoric Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 11, 2018
Breaking the Surface: An Art/Archaeology of Prehistoric Architecture

Breaking the Surface: An Art/Archaeology of Prehistoric Architecture by Doug Bailey
English | May 15, 2018 | ISBN: 0190611871, 019061188X | PDF | 360 pages | 66.4 MB