Anthropological Archaeology

Anthropological Archaeology  

Posted by SKS1981 at March 24, 2009
Anthropological Archaeology

Anthropological Archaeology
Publisher: Columbia University Press | ISBN: 0231056621 | edition 1984 | CHM | 455 pages | 2,48 mb

Archaeology is fascinating because it explores the foundations of human development. In fact it is the only social science that explores human behavior primarily through the material culture of social groups. Anthropological Archaeology introduces the reader to some of the problems that stimulate anthropological research in archaeology and to the concepts, language, and techniques used by archaeologists in conducting that research.

Archaeology at the Millennium: A Sourcebook  

Posted by konfetka88 at July 22, 2014
Archaeology at the Millennium: A Sourcebook

Archaeology at the Millennium: A Sourcebook by Gary M. Feinman, T. Douglas Price
Publisher: Springer | 200/8 | ISBN: 0387726101 | Pages: 508 | PDF | 10 MB

In this book an internationally distinguished roster of contributors considers the state of the art of the discipline of archaeology at the turn of the 21st century and charts an ambitious agenda for the future. The chapters address a wide range of topics including, paradigms, practice, and relevance of the discipline; paleoanthropology; fully modern humans; holocene hunter-gatherers; the transition to food and craft production; social inequality; warfare; state and empire formation; and the uneasy relationship between classical and anthropological archaeology.

Encounters : An Anthropological History of Southeastern Labrador  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 3, 2016
Encounters : An Anthropological History of Southeastern Labrador

Encounters : An Anthropological History of Southeastern Labrador
by John C. Kennedy
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0773544941 | 472 Pages | True PDF | 20 MB

John Kennedy presents the latest archaeological, genealogical, and ethno-historical research that changes scholarly understandings of southeastern Labrador.
Landscapes of Clearance: Archaeological and Anthropological Perspectives (One World Archaeology) [Repost]

Landscapes of Clearance: Archaeological and Anthropological Perspectives (One World Archaeology) by Angele Smith
English | July 31, 2008 | ISBN: 1598742663 | 222 Pages | PDF | 3.26 MB

This volume examines landscapes that have been cleared of inhabitants—for economic, environmental, or socio-political reasons, by choice or by force—and the social impacts of clearance on their populations.

Case Studies in Environmental Archaeology [Repost]  

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 26, 2014
Case Studies in Environmental Archaeology [Repost]

Case Studies in Environmental Archaeology (Interdisciplinary Contributions to Archaeology) by Elizabeth Reitz
English | December 6, 2007 | ISBN: 0387713964 | 463 pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book highlights studies addressing significant anthropological issues in the Americas from the perspective of environmental archaeology. The book uses case studies to resolve questions related to human behavior in the past rather than to demonstrate the application of methods.
A Social Archaeology of Households in Neolithic Greece: An Anthropological Approach

A Social Archaeology of Households in Neolithic Greece: An Anthropological Approach (Cambridge Studies in Archaeology) by Stella G. Souvatzi
April 14, 2008 | ISBN: 0521836891 | Pages: 329 | PDF | 14 MB

The study of households and everyday life is increasingly recognized as fundamental in social archeological analysis. This volume is the first to address the household as a process and as a conceptual and analytical means through which we can interpret social organization from the bottom up. Using detailed case studies from Neolithic Greece, Stella Souvatzi examines how the household is defined socially, culturally, and historically; she discusses household and community, variability, production and reproduction, individual and collective agency, identity, change, complexity, and integration.
A Historical Archaeology of the Ottoman Empire: Breaking New Ground (repost)

Uzi Baram, Lynda Carroll, "A Historical Archaeology of the Ottoman Empire: Breaking New Ground"
Springer; 1 edition | Aug 31 2000 | 282 pages | ISBN: 0306471825 | PDF | 10.9 MB

Archaeology in the Middle East and the Balkans rarely focuses on the recent past; as a result, archaeologists have largely ignored the material remains of the Ottoman Empire. Drawing on a wide variety of case studies and essays, this volume documents the emerging field of Ottoman archaeology and the relationship of this new field to anthropological, classical, and historical archaeology as well as Ottoman studies.

The Archaeology of Personhood: An Anthropological Approach  

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 17, 2014
The Archaeology of Personhood: An Anthropological Approach

Chris Fowler - The Archaeology of Personhood: An Anthropological Approach
Published: 2004-05-22 | ISBN: 0415317215, 0415317223 | PDF | 192 pages | 3 MB

New Perspectives on Household Archaeology (repost)  

Posted by interes at May 30, 2014
New Perspectives on Household Archaeology (repost)

New Perspectives on Household Archaeology by Bradley J. Parker and Catherine P. Foster
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 1575062526 | 572 pages | PDF | 101 MB

The foundational tenets of household archaeology were established more than three decades ago by anthropological archaeologists seeking multiscalar approaches to the archaeological record.

The Archaeology of Personhood: An Anthropological Approach  

Posted by tarantoga at April 24, 2011
The Archaeology of Personhood: An Anthropological Approach

The Archaeology of Personhood: An Anthropological Approach
Publisher: Routledge | ISBN: 0415317214 | 2004 | PDF | 194 pages | 2 Mb