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Entangled : An Archaeology of the Relationships between Humans and Things.
Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource (266 pages)|
|Contents:||Entangled: An Archaeology of the Relationships between Humans and Things; Contents; Epigraph; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; 1 Thinking About Things Differently; Approaches to Things; Themes About Things; Things are Not Isolated; Things are Not Inert; Things Endure over Different Temporalities; Things Often Appear as Non-things; The Forgetness of Things; What Is a Thing?; Humans and Things; Knowing Things; Conclusion: The Objectness of Things; 2 Humans Depend on Things; Dependence: Some Introductory Concepts; Forms of Dependence; Reflective and Non-reflective Relationships with Things. Going Towards and Away From ThingsIdentification and Ownership; Approaches to the Human Dependence On Things; Being There with Things; Material Culture and Materiality; Cognition and the Extended Mind; Conclusion: Things R Us; 3 Things Depend on Other Things; Forms of Connection between Things; Production and Reproduction; Exchange; Use; Consumption; Discard; Post-deposition; Affordances; From Affordance to Dependence; The French School --
Operational Chains; Behavioral Chains; Conclusion; 4 Things Depend on Humans; Things Fall Apart; Behavioral Archaeology and Material Behavior. Behavioral EcologyHuman Behavioral Ecology; The Temporalities of Things; Conclusion: The Unruliness of Things; 5 Entanglement; Other Approaches; Latour and Actor Network Theory; The Archaeology of Entanglement; The Physical Processes of Things; Temporalities; Forgetness; The Tautness of Entanglements; Types and Degrees of Entanglement; Cores and Peripheries of Entanglements; Contingency; Conclusion; 6 Fittingness; Nested Fittingness; Return to Affordance; Coherence: Abstraction, Metaphor, Mimesis and Resonance; Abstraction, Metaphor and Mimesis; Synaesthesia; Resonance. Coherence and Resonance at ÇatalhöyükConclusion; 7 The Evolution and Persistence of Things; Evolutionary Approaches; Evolutionary Ecology (HBE); Evolutionary Archaeology; Dual Inheritance Theory; Evolution and Entanglement; Niche Construction; Evolution at Çatalhöyük; Conclusion; 8 Things happen ... ; The Complexity of Entanglements; Open, Complex and Discontinuous Entanglements; Unruly Things: Contingency; Conjunction of Temporalities; Catalysis: Small Things and the Emergence of Big Effects; Is there a Directionality to Entanglements?; Some Neolithic Examples; Macro-evolutionary Approaches. Why Do Entanglements Increase the Rate of Change?Conclusion; 9 Tracing the Threads; Tanglegrams; Locating Entanglements; Sequencing Entanglements --
at Çatalhöyük; Sequencing Entanglements --
the Origins of Agriculture in the Middle East; Causality and Directionality; Conclusion; 10 Conclusions; The Object Nature of Things; Too Much Stuff?; Temporality and Structure; Power and Agency; To and from Formulaic Reduction; Things Again; Some Ethical Considerations; The Last Thing on my Mind; Bibliography; Index.