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Social transformations in archaeology

global and local perspectives

by Kristiansen, Kristian

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe, Northern,
  • Europe, Northern.
    • Subjects:
    • Social archaeology.,
    • Social archaeology -- Europe, Northern.,
    • Social evolution.,
    • Social change.,
    • Social change -- Europe, Northern.,
    • Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Europe, Northern.,
    • Europe, Northern -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKristian Kristiansen and Michael Rowlands.
      SeriesMaterial cultures
      ContributionsRowlands, M. J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCC72.4 .K75 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 438 p. :
      Number of Pages438
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL67891M
      ISBN 100415067898
      LC Control Number99166566
      OCLC/WorldCa40092660

      At the same time, foodways, as they are conserved or changed, participate in processes of social transformation. Sarah will discuss the potential for archaeology to contribute to histories of food and cuisine and highlight the important role of foods in the work of community formation in several case studies from the Cibola Region A.D. Transformation by Fire. offers a fresh assessment of archaeological research on this widespread social practice. Editors Ian Kuijt, Colin P. Quinn, and Gabriel Cooney’s volume examines cremation by documenting the material signatures of cremation events and processes, as well as its transformative impact on social relations and concepts of.

      Get this from a library! Landscape transformations and the archaeology of impact: social disruption and state formation in southern Africa. [Warren R Perry] -- In , Perry went to Swaziland, in southern Africa, to do archaeological fieldwork on the emergence of the Swazi state. He concentrated on the unsanctioned realms of the recent history, the. Book Description. The Archaeology of the 11th Century addresses many key questions surrounding this formative period of English history and considers conditions before and how these changed. The impact of the Conquest of England by the Normans is the central focus of the book, which not only assesses the destruction and upheaval caused by the invading forces, but also examines how the.

      / Penelope M. Allison --Testing eventful archaeologies: eventful archaeology and volcanic "disasters" / John P. Grattan --Events, temporalities, and landscapes in Iceland / Oscar Aldred and Gavin Lucas --Freedom as a negotiated history, or an alternative sort of event: the transformation of home, work, and self in early New York / Christopher.   Papantoniou’s book is undoubtedly an important piece of scholarship, but its one weakness is the style in which some parts of it are written. There is a necessity to explain and critique many theoretical issues in order to expound an interdisciplinary and integrated approach to social processes, and in the main this is achieved with clarity.


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