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  1. Understanding the Neolithic

    2nd Edition

    By Julian Thomas

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Making Places in the Prehistoric World

    Themes in Settlement Archaeology

    By Joanna Bruck, Melissa Goodman

    This groundbreaking volume addresses issues central to the study of prehistoric settlement including group memory, the transmission of ideology and the impact of mobility and seasonality on the construction of social identity. Building on these themes, the contributors point to new ways of...

    Published April 29th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Exploring Ancient Native America

    An Archaeological Guide

    By David Hurst Thomas

    This guide combines field research with accounts of tribal life to offer a new perspective on Native American history, culture and ritual. Covering nine million square miles and 25,000 years, it includes: insights into prehistoric early native cultures; information on more than 400 prehistoric...

    Published April 21st 1999 by Routledge

  4. Dictionary of Islamic Architecture

    By Andrew Petersen

    The Dictionary of Islamic Architecture provides the fullest range of artistic, technical, archaeological, cultural and biographical data for the entire geographical and chronological spread of Islamic architecture - from West Africa through the Middle East to Indonesia, and from the seventh to the...

    Published April 8th 1999 by Routledge

  5. The Archaeology of Household Activities

    Edited by Penelope Allison

    This pioneering collection engages with recent research in different areas of the archaeological discipline to bring together case-studies of the household material culture from later prehistoric and classical periods. The book provides a comprehensive and accessible study for students into the...

    Published April 1st 1999 by Routledge

  6. The Material Life of Human Beings

    Artifacts, Behavior and Communication

    By Michael Brian Schiffer

    In this ground-breaking work, the distinguished anthropological theorist, Michael Brian Schiffer, presents a profound challenge to the social sciences. Through a broad range of examples, he demonstrates how theories of behaviour and communication have too often ignored the fundamental importance of...

    Published March 11th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Ancestral Geographies of the Neolithic

    Landscapes, Monuments and Memory

    By Mark Edmonds

    Archaeological evidence suggests that Neolithic sites had many different, frequently contradictory functions, and there may have been other uses for which no evidence survives. How can archaeologists present an effective interpetation, with the consciousness that both their own subjectivity, and...

    Published March 11th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Manifesting Power

    Gender and the Interpretation of Power in Archaeology

    Edited by Tracy L. Sweely

    Power relations among humans have likely been a topic of interest since long before any historical claims to its nature were proffered. This book recognizes that power and gender may be rooted in the experience of power in western society....

    Published February 25th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Arctic Archaeology

    Edited by Peter Rowley-Conwy

    Examining human occupation of the arctic and subarctic zones, irrespective of place and time, this book explores a wide variety of fascinating areas and inhabitants along several points in history. Beautifully illustrated, Arctic Archaeology is essential reading for all those curious about how...

    Published February 11th 1999 by Routledge

  10. The Excavation Near Wijnaldum

    By J.C. Besteman, J.M. Bos, D.A. Gerrts, H.A. Heidinga, J de Koning

    This volume contains the first results from the excavation of a terp at Wijnaldum in the province of Friesland, the Netherlands. The excavation was carried out as a joint venture between the University of Groningen and the University of Amsterdam from 1991 until 1993, and was the starting point of...

    Published January 1st 1999 by CRC Press