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  1. Archaeology in the Making

    Conversations through a Discipline

    Edited by William L Rathje, Michael Shanks, Christopher Witmore

    Archaeology in the Making is a collection of bold statements about archaeology, its history, how it works, and why it is more important than ever. This book comprises conversations about archaeology among some of its notable contemporary figures. They delve deeply into the questions that have come...

    Published November 19th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Archaeologies of Presence

    Edited by Gabriella Giannachi, Nick Kaye, Michael Shanks

    Archaeologies of Presence is a brilliant exploration of how the performance of presence can be understood through the relationships between performance theory and archaeological thinking. Drawing together carefully commissioned contributions by leading international scholars and artists, this...

    Published April 12th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Experiencing the Past

    On the Character of Archaeology

    By Michael Shanks

    Series: Material Cultures

    In Experiencing the Past Michael Shanks presents an animated exploration of the character of archaeology and reclaims the sentiment and feeling which are so often lost in purely academic approaches....

    Published November 11th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Theatre/Archaeology

    By Mike Pearson, Michael Shanks

    Theatre/Archaeology is a provocative challenge to disciplinary practice and intellectual boundaries. It brings together radical proposals in both archaeological and performance theory to generate a startlingly original and intriguing methodological framework....

    Published March 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  5. The Classical Archaeology of Greece

    Experiences of the Discipline

    By Michael Shanks

    Archaeologists do not discover the past but take the fragmentary remains which they recover and make something of them. Archaeology is a process of detection and supposition; this is what makes it so fascinating. However, the interpretations of archaeologists differ and change over time. They...

    Published October 9th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Interpreting Archaeology

    Finding Meaning in the Past

    Edited by Alexandra Alexandri, Victor Buchli, John Carman, Ian Hodder, Jonathan Last, Gavin Lucas, Michael Shanks

    There has been a profound shift in the direction of archaeological activity in the last fifteen years, a change reflected in this volume. While excavation remains a professional priority, the interpretation of archaeological evidence is now attracting increasing critical study. In part this is...

    Published April 10th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Re-constructing Archaeology

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Shanks, Christopher Tilley

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 3rd 1992 by Routledge

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