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Archaeological science, methodology & techniques books

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Digital Geoarchaeology New Techniques for Interdisciplinary Human-Environmental Research by Christoph Siart Digital Geoarchaeology New Techniques for Interdisciplinary Human-Environmental Research

This book focusses on new technologies and multi-method research designs in the field of modern archaeology, which increasingly crosses academic boundaries to investigate past human-environmental relationships and to reconstruct palaeolandscapes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/11/2017

Applied Soils and Micromorphology in Archaeology by Richard I. (University College London) MacPhail, Paul (Boston University) Goldberg Applied Soils and Micromorphology in Archaeology
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This book uniquely focuses on all aspects of archaeological soil micromorphology, based upon the authors' joint sixty years of worldwide studies.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Applied Soils and Micromorphology in Archaeology by Richard I. (University College London) MacPhail, Paul (Boston University) Goldberg Applied Soils and Micromorphology in Archaeology
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This book uniquely focuses on all aspects of archaeological soil micromorphology, based upon the authors' joint sixty years of worldwide studies.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Homeless Heritage Collaborative Social Archaeology as Therapeutic Practice by Rachael (Postdoctoral Researcher, Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford) Kiddey Homeless Heritage Collaborative Social Archaeology as Therapeutic Practice
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Homeless Heritage complements a growing body of literature that blends academic research findings with personal narrative to explain how archaeological approaches can be applied in the contemporary world, and details what homelessness in Britain in the first part of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/10/2017

Mortal Wounds The Human Skeleton as Evidence for Conflict in the Past by Martin Smith Mortal Wounds The Human Skeleton as Evidence for Conflict in the Past

Overview of the value of skeletal remains as evidence for past conflicts
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Paleopathology of Children Identification of Pathological Conditions in the Human Skeletal Remains of Non-Adults by Mary (Archaeology Department, University of Reading, Reading, UK) Lewis Paleopathology of Children Identification of Pathological Conditions in the Human Skeletal Remains of Non-Adults
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Palaeopathology of Children: Identification of Pathological Conditions in the Human Skeletal Remains of Non-Adults provides archaeological examples of pathological child remains with varying degrees of disease manifestation, and where possible, presents illustrations of individually affected bones to help with identification....
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Contemporary Archaeology and the City Creativity, Ruination, and Political Action by Laura (Associate Professor in Sustainable Heritage Management, Aarhus University) McAtackney Contemporary Archaeology and the City Creativity, Ruination, and Political Action
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This book argues archaeology is uniquely placed to contribute a variety of perspectives on the current life-cycles of cities including processes of decay, revitalization, and transformation. It foregrounds the materialities of post-industrial, post-modern and other urban transformations through a diverse,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Quantitative Methods in Archaeology Using R by David L. Carlson Quantitative Methods in Archaeology Using R

The first step-by-step guide to the quantitative analysis of archaeological data using the R statistical computing system.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/06/2017

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Experiments Past by Jodi Reeves Flores Experiments Past


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2017

Empowering Communities through Archaeology and Heritage The Role of Local Governance in Economic Development by Peter G. (American University of Rome, Italy) Gould Empowering Communities through Archaeology and Heritage The Role of Local Governance in Economic Development
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Peter G. Gould seeks to identify the success factors associated with economic development projects within communities adjacent to archaeological or heritage sites, a growing interest among archaeologists and heritage managers. Typically, the success of site museums, tourism businesses, or crafts...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

The Oxford Handbook of Later Medieval Archaeology in Britain by Christopher (Professor of Medieval Archaeology, Department of Archaeology, Durham University) Gerrard The Oxford Handbook of Later Medieval Archaeology in Britain
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This Handbook provides an overview of the archaeology of the later Middle Ages in Britain between AD 1066 and 1550. Chapters cover topics ranging from later medieval objects, human remains, archaeological science, standing buildings, and sites such as castles and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/01/2018

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Quantitative Methods in Archaeology Using R by David L. Carlson Quantitative Methods in Archaeology Using R

The first step-by-step guide to the quantitative analysis of archaeological data using the R statistical computing system.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/06/2017

Modes of Production and Archaeology by Robert M. Rosenswig Modes of Production and Archaeology

Explains how archaeologists can use Karl Marx and Frederick Engels' mode of production concept to study long-term patterns in human society. Presenting a range of different perspectives from researchers working in a wide variety of societies and time periods, this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2017

Dental Morphology for Anthropology An Illustrated Manual by Heather J. H. Edgar Dental Morphology for Anthropology An Illustrated Manual

This work provides a new, comprehensive update to the Arizona State University Dental Anthropology System (ASUDAS). Drawing upon her extensive experience in informatics, curating data, and dental morphological data acquisition, Edgar has developed accessible and user-friendly standardized images and descriptions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/05/2017

Dental Morphology for Anthropology An Illustrated Manual by Heather J. H. Edgar Dental Morphology for Anthropology An Illustrated Manual

This work provides a new, comprehensive update to the Arizona State University Dental Anthropology System (ASUDAS). Drawing upon her extensive experience in informatics, curating data, and dental morphological data acquisition, Edgar has developed accessible and user-friendly standardized images and descriptions...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/05/2017

Exploring Sex and Gender in Bioarchaeology by Sabrina C. Agarwal Exploring Sex and Gender in Bioarchaeology

Brings together the latest approaches in bioarchaeology in the study of sex and gender. Archaeologists have long used skeletal remains to identify gender. As the contributors to this volume reveal, combining skeletal data with contextual information can provide a richer...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2017

Cafe Neandertal Excavating Our Past in One of Europe's Most Ancient Places by Beebe Bahrami Cafe Neandertal Excavating Our Past in One of Europe's Most Ancient Places

A brilliant and captivating journey into the lands, research, and mysteries of the Neandertals-and what these exciting discoveries reveal about our own humanity Centered in the Dordogne region of southwestern France, one of Europe's most concentrated regions for Neandertal and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/03/2017

Modern Conflict and the Senses Killer Instincts? by Nicholas J. Saunders Modern Conflict and the Senses Killer Instincts?

Modern Conflict and the Senses investigates the sensual worlds created by modern war, focusing on the sensorial responses embodied in and provoked by the materiality of conflict and its aftermath. The volume positions the industrialized nature of twentieth-century war as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/03/2017

Interdisciplinarity between Humanities and Science A Festschrift in honour of Prof. Dr. Henk Kars by Sjoerd J. Kluiving Interdisciplinarity between Humanities and Science A Festschrift in honour of Prof. Dr. Henk Kars


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/03/2017

Interdisciplinarity between Humanities and Science A Festschrift in honour of Prof. Dr. Henk Kars by Sjoerd J. Kluiving Interdisciplinarity between Humanities and Science A Festschrift in honour of Prof. Dr. Henk Kars


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/03/2017

Bones of Complexity Bioarchaeological Case Studies of Social Organization and Skeletal Biology by Haagen D. Klaus Bones of Complexity Bioarchaeological Case Studies of Social Organization and Skeletal Biology

Drawing on wide-ranging studies of prehistoric human remains from Europe, northern Africa, Asia, and the Americas, this groundbreaking volume explores how social structure can be reflected in the human skeleton. Contributors identify many ways in which social, political, and economic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2017

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