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  1. An Archaeology of the Immaterial

    By Victor Buchli

    An Archaeology of the Immaterial examines a highly significant but poorly understood aspect of material culture studies: the active rejection of the material world. Buchli argues that this is evident in a number of cultural projects, including anti-consumerism and asceticism, as well as other...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Museums, Heritage and Archaeology

    Edited by Robin Skeates

    Series: Leicester Readers in Museum Studies

    Museums, Heritage and Archaeology brings together a wide, but carefully-chosen, selection of literature from around the world that connects museums, heritage and archaeology. Part of the successful Leicester Readers in Museum Studies series, it provides a combination of issue- and practice-based...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Elements of Architecture

    Assembling Archaeology, Atmosphere and the Performance of Building Space

    Edited by Mikkel Bille, Tim Flohr Sorensen

    Series: Archaeological Orientations

    Assembling Architecture explores new ways of engaging architecture in archaeology. It conceives of architecture both as the physical evidence of past societies but also existing beyond the physical environment and considers how people in the past have not just dwelled in buildings but existed with...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Dirt in Victorian Literature and Culture

    Writing Materiality

    By Sabine Schuelting

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

    Addressing the Victorian obsession with the sordid materiality of modern life, this book studies dirt in nineteenth-century English literature and the Victorian cultural imagination. Dirt litters Victorian writing – industrial novels, literature about the city, slum fiction, bluebooks, and the...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  5. History and Material Culture

    A Student's Guide to Approaching Alternative Sources, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Karen Harvey

    Series: Routledge Guides to Using Historical Sources

    History and Material Culture considers objects, often day to day ones, as sources, which can help historians develop new interpretations and knowledge about the past. Across 12 chapters, different historians look at a variety of material sources from around the globe and across centuries to assess...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Dynastic Colonialism

    Gender, Materiality and the early modern House of Orange-Nassau

    By Susan Broomhall, Jacqueline Van Gent

    Series: Routledge Research in Early Modern History

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. The Social and Material Dimensions of Markets

    By Elizabeth Parsons

    Series: Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

    This book considers together the social and material dimensions of markets and marketing practices, drawing together insights from consumer research, marketing, social theory, and studies of material culture. While the role material objects play in meeting needs, wants, and desires – and their...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Material Worlds

    Archaeology, Consumption, and the Road to Modernity

    Edited by Barbara J Heath, Eleanor Breen, Lori Lee

    Series: Routledge Studies in Archaeology

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. The Archaeology of Early Roman Religion

    By Elizabeth Colantoni

    Series: Routledge Studies in Archaeology

    The religion of the people of Rome in the first centuries of the city’s history has long been a topic of interest for scholars, but it has been investigated primarily through literary evidence recorded in the first century BC and later, many centuries after an urban community first began to develop...

    To Be Published May 31st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Archaeology of the Early Black Sea Region

    Connectivity and Remoteness

    Edited by Claudia Glatz, Susan Sherratt, Alexander Bauer

    Series: Routledge Studies in Archaeology

    The study of the pre-classical Black Sea has historically been both regionally fragmented and peripheral to European, Mediterranean, Eurasian, and Near Eastern archaeological traditions. Unlike the Mediterranean, the Black Sea is traditionally conceived of as a boundary or obstacle to interaction,...

    To Be Published June 1st 2016 by Routledge

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