Archaeology

Archaeology of the Communist Era: A Political History of Archaeology of the 20th Century

Archaeology of the Communist Era: A Political History of Archaeology of the 20th Century by Ludomir R. Lozny
English | 23 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3319451065 | 380 Pages | PDF | 5.26 MB

This book contributes to better recognition and comprehension of the interconnection between archaeology and political pressure, especially imposed by the totalitarian communist regimes.

Recent Advances in Laser Ablation ICP-MS for Archaeology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 29, 2016
Recent Advances in Laser Ablation ICP-MS for Archaeology

Recent Advances in Laser Ablation ICP-MS for Archaeology (Natural Science in Archaeology) by Laure Dussubieux, Mark Golitko, Bernard Gratuze
2016 | ISBN: 3662498928 | English | 358 pages | PDF | 12 MB

Handbook of Postcolonial Archaeology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 25, 2016
Handbook of Postcolonial Archaeology

Handbook of Postcolonial Archaeology
by Jane Lydon and Uzma Z. Rizvi
English | March 2, 2012 | ISBN: 1598741837 | 527 Pages | True PDF | 5 MB

This essential handbook explores the relationship between the postcolonial critique and the field of archaeology, a discipline that developed historically in conjunction with European colonialism and imperialism.
The Archaeology of Difference: Gender, Ethnicity, Class and the 'Other' in Antiquity. Studies in Honor of Eric M Meyers

The Archaeology of Difference: Gender, Ethnicity, Class and the 'Other' in Antiquity. Studies in Honor of Eric M Meyers (Annual of ASOR) by Douglas R Edwards
English | Dec. 31, 2005 | ISBN: 0897570707 | 434 Pages | PDF | 17 MB

What distinguishes an individual or a group in ancient society? How do issues of gender, ethnicity, social stratification and the view of the 'other' impact individuals, groups, and societal attitudes? Foucault in his classic work, The Archaeology of Knowledge, observes that layers of information embedded in language and society often elucidate the unspoken assumptions that individuals, groups or societies hold most dear.

Ancient Maya Women (Gender and Archaeology)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Oct. 26, 2016
Ancient Maya Women (Gender and Archaeology)

Ancient Maya Women (Gender and Archaeology)
by Traci Ardren
English | December 17, 2001 | ISBN: 0759100101 | 308 Pages | True PDF | 11,6 MB

The flood of archaeological work in Maya lands has revolutionized our understanding of gender in ancient Maya society.

A Historical Archaeology of the Modern World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 22, 2016
A Historical Archaeology of the Modern World

A Historical Archaeology of the Modern World (Contributions To Global Historical Archaeology) by Charles E. Orser Jr.
English | Dec. 31, 2013 | ISBN: 1475789904 | 258 Pages | PDF | 29 MB

This unique book offers a theoretical framework for historical archaeology that explicitly relies on network theory. Charles E. Orser, Jr., demonstrates the need to examine the impact of colonialism, Eurocentrism, capitalism, and modernity on all archaeological sites inhabited after 1492 and shows how these large-scale forces create a link among all the sites.

African Archaeology: A Critical Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 22, 2016
African Archaeology: A Critical Introduction

African Archaeology: A Critical Introduction by Ann Brower Stahl
English | Sep. 24, 2004 | ISBN: 1405101555 | 503 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

A landmark introduction to the archaeology of Africa that challenges misconceptions & claims about Africa’s past and teaches students how to evaluate these claims.
War Paths, Peace Paths: An Archaeology of Cooperation and Conflict in Native Eastern North America

War Paths, Peace Paths: An Archaeology of Cooperation and Conflict in Native Eastern North America (Issues in Eastern Woodlands Archaeology) by David Dye
English | Feb. 16, 2009 | ISBN: 0759107467 | 239 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Archaeologists, ethnohistorians, osteologists, and cultural anthropologists have only recently begun to address seriously the issue of Native American war and peace in the eastern United States. New methods for identifying prehistoric cooperation and conflict in the archaeological record are now helping to advance our knowledge of their existence and importance.

BBC - Archaeology: A Secret History (2013) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Oct. 21, 2016
BBC - Archaeology: A Secret History (2013) [Repost]

BBC - Archaeology: A Secret History (2013)
PDTV | 832 x 468 | .MKV/AVC @ 1526 Kbps | 3x~57mn | 2.05 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History

Archaeologist Richard Miles presents a series charting the history of the breakthroughs and watersheds in our long quest to understand our ancient past.
Enrique Rodriguez-Alegria - The Archaeology and History of Colonial Mexico: Mixing Epistemologies

Enrique Rodriguez-Alegria - The Archaeology and History of Colonial Mexico: Mixing Epistemologies
2016 | ISBN: 1107111641 | English | 252 pages | PDF | 5.6 MB