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Hodder, Ian

Overview
Works: 117 works in 594 publications in 5 languages and 14,505 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Thesis advisor, Honoree, Creator
Classifications: CC72, 930.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ian Hodder
Reading the past current approaches to interpretation in archaeology by Ian Hodder( Book )
60 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third edition of this classic introduction to archaeological theory and method has been fully updated to address cutting-edge developments in areas such as post-structuralism and neo-evolutionary theory, and the emergence of new branches of theory such as phenomenology
Protecting Çatalhöyük memoir of an archaeological site guard by Sadrettin Dural( )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They are essential to every major archaeological excavation but rarely acknowledged by the visiting researchers once the artifacts have been shipped. As part of the innovative, multivocal output from the famous Turkish Neolithic site of Çatalhöyük, we hear from one of the site guards, Sadrettin Dural, who tells the story of the excavation from the point of view of the "Other." He offers tales of the strange habits of archaeologists, describes the local in-fighting that scholars never see, and explains how scientists can be protected from the Yatirs, spirits of the dead who guard the mound. Ian
Spatial analysis in archaeology by Ian Hodder( Book )
19 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theory and practice in archaeology by Ian Hodder( Book )
31 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An overview of the way the archaeological debate has developed over the last 10 years. Hodder aims to break down the separation between theory and practice and reconcile the division between the intellectual and the 'dirt' archaeologist
Archaeological theory today by Ian Hodder( Book )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This title brings together some of the major exponents and innovators in the discipline to introduce their individual areas of specialism. It summarizes the latest developments in the field and looks to the future of the discipline
The Leopard's tale : revealing the mysteries of Çatalhöyük by Ian Hodder( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalhoyuk, in central Turkey, became internationally famous in the 1960s when an ancient town - one of the oldest in the world - was discovered together with wonderful wall-paintings and sculptures, many featuring images of leopards. The archaeological finds included female figurines that suggested the possible existence of a "Mother Goddess" cult." "Ian Hodder peels back the layers of history to reveal how people lived and died, how they engaged with one another and with the spirit world. Full of insights into past lives and momentous events, The Leopard's Tale is illustrated with images of the art, the artifacts, and the excavations at this world-famous site
Entangled : an archaeology of the relationships between humans and things by Ian Hodder( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful and innovative argument that explores the complexity of the human relationship with material things, demonstrating how humans and societies are entrapped into the maintenance and sustaining of material worldsArgues that the interrelationship of humans and things is a defining characteristic of human history and cultureOffers a nuanced argument that values the physical processes of things without succumbing to materialismDiscusses historical and modern examples, using evolutionary theory to show how long-standing entanglements are irreversible and increase in scale and complexity ove
Pattern of the past : studies in honour of David Clarke ( Book )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Meanings of things : material culture and symbolic expression by I Hodder( Book )
24 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This unique and fascinating book concentrates on the varying roles and functions that material culture may play in almost all aspects of the social fabric of a given culture. The contributors, from Africa, Australia and Papua New Guinea, India, South America, the USA, and both Eastern and Western Europe, provide a rich variety of views and experience in a worldwide perspective. Several of the authors focus on essential points of principle and methodology that must be carefully considered before any particular approach to material culture is adopted. One of the many fundamental questions posed
The Spatial organisation of culture ( Book )
13 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The domestication of Europe : structure and contingency in neolithic societies by Ian Hodder( Book )
13 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symbolic and structural archaeology by Ian Hodder( Book )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interpreting archaeology : finding meaning in the past by Ian Hodder( Book )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The present past : an introduction to anthropology for archaeologists by Ian Hodder( Book )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This updated edition of Professor Ian Hodder's original and classic work on the role which anthropology must play in the interpretation of the archaeological record. There has long been a need for archaeologists and anthropologists to correlate their ideas and methods for interpreting the material culture of past civilisations. Archaeological interpretation of the past is inevitably based on the ideas and experiences of the present and the use of such ethnographic analogy has been widely adapted - and criticised, not least in Britain. In this challenging study, Ian Hodder questions the assumptio
The archaeological process : an introduction by Ian Hodder( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written from the standpoint of theoretically-informed archaeology, this text provides an interpretation of the archaeological process, reassessing the origins and aims of archaeology, and setting forth an agenda for the future
Simulation studies in archaeology ( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archaeology as long-term history ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symbols in action : ethnoarchaeological studies of material culture by Ian Hodder( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Archaeology of contextual meanings ( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary archaeology in theory ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hodder, Ian R. 1948-
Hodder, Ian Richard 1948-
Languages
English (340)
Spanish (8)
Italian (2)
German (1)
Catalan (1)
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