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Archaeology : the discipline of things

Author: Bjørnar Olsen; et al
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Archaeology has always been marked by its particular care, obligation, and loyalty to things. This title considers the myriad ways that archaeologists engage with things in order to craft stories,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Olsen, Bjørnar.
Archaeology.
Berkeley : University of California Press, 2012
(DLC) 2012021917
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bjørnar Olsen; et al
OCLC Number: 872147353
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 7 févr. 2014).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (ix, 255 p.)
Contents: Preface 1. Introduction: Caring about Things 2. The Ambiguity of Things: Contempt and Desire 3. Engagements with Things: The Making of Archaeology 4. Digging Deep: Archaeology and Excavation 5. Things in Translation: Documents and Imagery 6. Futures for Things: Memory Practices and Digital Translation 7. Timely Things: From Argos to Mycenae and Beyond 8. Making and the Design of Things: Human Being and the Shape of History 9. Getting on with Things: A Material Metaphysics of Care References Index
Responsibility: Bjørnar Olsen ... [et al.].

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"Illuminating... Recommended." -- A. B. Kehoe, Emeritus, University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee Choice "The messages found in The Discipline of Things should resonate across the fields of anthropology, Read more...

 
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