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  1. Archaeologies of the British

    Explorations of Identity in the United Kingdom and Its Colonies 1600-1945

    Edited by Susan Lawrence

    Series: One World Archaeology

    Beginning with the early English colonisation of Ireland and Virginia, the international range of contributors in Archaeology of the British examine the interplay of objects and identity in Scotland and Wales, regional England, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Cyprus, and Sri Lanka. Informed by...

    Published June 28th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Indigenous Archaeologies

    Decolonising Theory and Practice

    Edited by Claire Smith, H. Martin Wobst

    Series: One World Archaeology

    With case studies from North America to Australia and South Africa and covering topics from archaeological ethics to the repatriation of human remains, this book charts the development of a new form of archaeology that is informed by indigenous values and agendas. This involves fundamental changes...

    Published June 28th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Madness, Disability and Social Exclusion

    The Archaeology and Anthropology of 'Difference'

    Edited by Jane Hubert

    Series: One World Archaeology

    A unique work that brings together a number of specialist disciplines, such as archaeology, anthropology, disability studies and psychiatry to create a new perspective on social and physical exclusion from society. A range of evidence throws light on such things as the causes and consequences of...

    Published June 28th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Natural Disasters and Cultural Change

    Edited by John Grattan, Robin Torrence

    Series: One World Archaeology

    Human cultures have been interacting with natural hazards since the dawn of time. This book explores these interactions in detail and revisits some famous catastrophes including the eruptions of Thera and Vesuvius. These studies demonstrate that diverse human cultures had well-developed strategies...

    Published June 28th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Time, Process and Structured Transformation in Archaeology

    Edited by James McGlade, Sander E. van der Leeuw

    Series: One World Archaeology

    In a discipline which essentially studies how modern man came to be, it is remarkable that there are hardly any conceptual tools to describe change. This is due to the history of the western intellectual and scientific tradition, which for a long time favoured mechanics over dynamics, and the study...

    Published June 28th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Tropical Archaeobotany

    Applications and New Developments

    Edited by Jon G. Hather

    Series: One World Archaeology

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 11th 2010 by Routledge

  7. The Emergence of Agriculture

    A Global View

    Edited by Peter White, Timothy Denham

    Series: One World Archaeology

    This volume, the first in the One World Archaeology series, is a compendium of key papers by leaders in the field of the emergence of agriculture in different parts of the world. Each is supplemented by a review of developments in the field since its publication. Contributions cover the ...

    Published December 6th 2006 by Routledge

  8. The Dead and their Possessions

    Repatriation in Principle, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Cressida Fforde, Jane Hubert, Paul Turnbull

    Series: One World Archaeology

    Inspired by a key session for the World Archaeological Congress in South Africa, The Dead and their Possessions is the first book to tackle the principle, policy and practice of repatriating museum artefacts, rather than cultural heritage in general. Increasingly, indigenous people world-wide...

    Published June 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of the Past

    Edited by P. Gathercole, D. Lowenthal

    Series: One World Archaeology

    'History is written by the winners' is the received wisdom. This book explains why historical interpretation has to incorporate perspectives from those other than 'winners', and demonstrates archaeology's crucial role in this wide-ranging approach. The book draws more on Africa, Afro-America,...

    Published January 13th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Sacred Sites, Sacred Places

    Edited by David L. Carmichael, Jane Hubert, Brian Reeves, Audhild Schanche

    Series: One World Archaeology

    Sacred Sites, Sacred Places explores the concept of 'sacred' and what it means to people in differing cultures. Archaeologists, legislators and those involved in heritage management sometimes come into conflict with local populations over sites which these communities consider to be sacred. This...

    Published October 8th 1997 by Routledge

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