landscape archaeology

Handbook of Landscape Archaeology【電子書籍】

Over the past three decades, “landscape” has become an umbrella term to describe many different strands of archaeology. From the processualist study of settlement patterns to the phenomenologist’s experience of the natural world, from human impact on past environments to the environment’s impact on human thought, action, and interaction, the term has been used. In this volume, for the first time, over 80 archaeologists from three continents attempt a comprehensive definition of the ideas and pr。

Envisioning LandscapeSituations and Standpoints in Archaeology and Heritage【電子書籍】

The common feature of landscape archaeology is its diversity ? of method, field location, disciplinary influences and contemporary voices. The contributors to this volume take advantage of these many strands to investigate landscape archaeology in its multiple forms, focusing primarily on the link to heritage, the impact on our understanding of temporality, and the situated theory that arises out of landscape studies. Using examples from New York to Northern Ireland, Africa to the Argolid, thes。

Classical Archaeology【電子書籍】[ Reviews ]

Facts101 is your complete guide to Classical Archaeology. In this book, you will learn topics such as Human Ecology and the Classical Landscape, The Essential Countryside, Urban Spaces and Central Places, and Housing and Households plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study ti。

Landesque CapitalThe Historical Ecology of Enduring Landscape Modifications【電子書籍】

This book is the first comprehensive, global treatment of landesque capital, a widespread concept used to understand anthropogenic landscapes that serve important economic, social, and ritual purposes. Spanning the disciplines of anthropology, human ecology, geography, archaeology, and history, chapters combine theoretical rigor with in-depth empirical studies of major landscape modifications from ancient to contemporary times. They assess not only degradation but also the social, political, an。

In Comes I: Performance, Memory and Landscape【電子書籍】[ Pearson, Professor Mike ]

<p><p><BR>‘In Comes I’ explores performance and land, biography and locality, memory and place. The book reflects on performances past and present, taking the form of a series of excursions into the agricultural landscape of eastern England, and drawing from archaeology, geomorphology, folklore, and local and family history.</p> <BR><P></p>画面が切り替わりますので、しばらくお待ち下さい。 ※ご購入は、楽天kobo商品ページからお願いします。※切り替わらない場合は、こちら をクリックして下さい。 ※このページからは注文できません。

Landscape Transformations and the Archaeology of ImpactSocial Disruption and State Formation in Southern Africa【電子書籍】[ Warren R. Perry ]

An attempt to use archaeological materials to investigate the colonization of southeastern Africa during the period 1500 to 1900. Perry demonstrates the usefulness of archaeology in bypassing the biases of the ethnohistorical and documentary record and generating a more comprehensive understanding of history. Special attention is paid to the period of state formation in Swaziland and a critique of the `Settler Model', which the author finds to be invalid.画面が切り替わりますので、しばらくお待ち下さい。

Archaeology and Landscape in the Mongolian Altai: An Atlas [ Esther Jacobson-Tepfer ]

ARCHAEOLOGY & LANDSCAPE IN THE Esther JacobsonーTepfer James E. Meacham Gary Tepfer ESRI PR2009 Hardcover English ISBN:9781589482326 洋書 Social Science(社会科学) Social Science

The Archaeology and Anthropology of LandscapeShaping Your Landscape【電子書籍】

<EM>The Archaeology and Anthropology of Landscape</EM> contributes to the development of theory in archaeology and anthropology, provides new and varied case studies of landscape and environment from five continents, and raises important policy issues concerning development and the management of heritage.画面が切り替わりますので、しばらくお待ち下さい。 ※ご購入は、楽天kobo商品ページからお願いします。※切り替わらない場合は、こちら をクリックして下さい。 ※このページからは注文できません。

An Archaeology of History and TraditionMoments of Danger in the Annapolis Landscape【電子書籍】[ Christopher N. Matthews ]

<P>As the foundations of the modern world were being laid at the beginning of the 19th century, Annapolis, Maryland, identified itself as the Ancient City. This unusual appellation has served Annapolis into the present as a city that has consistently defined and redefined for itself what being ancient means. The process of historical recognition and preservation that has played out in Annapolis provides valuable insights into the way modern Americans in general have come to know and use the pas。

Handbook of Landscape Archaeology [ Bruno David ]

HANDBK OF LANDSCAPE ARCHAEOLOG World Archaeological Congress Research Handbooks in Archaeology Bruno David Julian Thomas LEFT COAST PR INC2010 Paperback English ISBN:9781598746167 洋書 Social Science(社会科学) Social Science

The Flag Fen Basin: Archaeology and environment of a Fenland landscape【電子書籍】[ Pryor, Francis ]

<DIV>The Flag Fen Basin has been the subject of nearly continuous archaeological research since about 1900. This research sheds new light on the Neolithic landscape, on the Iron Age and Roman landscapes, and on the changing environmental conditions since the earlier Neolithic.</DIV>画面が切り替わりますので、しばらくお待ち下さい。 ※ご購入は、楽天kobo商品ページからお願いします。※切り替わらない場合は、こちら をクリックして下さい。 ※このページからは注文できません。

Landscape Archaeology of the Western Nile Delta [ Joshua R. Trampier ]

LANDSCAPE ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE W Wilbour Studies in Egypt and Ancient Western Asia Joshua R. Trampier LAKEWOOD BOOKS INC2014 Hardcover English ISBN:9781937040178 洋書 Social Science(社会科学) History

100 Places That Made Britain【電子書籍】[ Dave Musgrove, Doctor of Landscape Archaeology ]

<p>In 100, carefully selected places, <i>BBC History Magazine</i> editor Dave Musgrove takes us on an unforgettable historical tour through British history, from the Roman invasion to 1960s Liverpool. Musgrove has asked foremost British historians such as Dominic Sandbrook, to nominate the sites they believe to be the most important in our history, and has travelled to each place to provide a visitor's point of view alongside the captivating stories that make each one great.</p><p> </p><p> Cove。

A Companion to the Archaeology of the Roman Republic【電子書籍】

<p><i>A Companion to the Archaeology of the Roman Republic</i> offers a diversity of perspectives to explore how differing approaches and methodologies can contribute to a greater understanding of the formation of the Roman Republic.</p> <ul> <li>Brings together the experiences and ideas of archaeologists from around the world, with multiple backgrounds and areas of interest</li> <li>Offers a vibrant exploration of the ways in which archaeological methods can be used to explore different elemen。

Italy's Lost GreeceMagna Graecia and the Making of Modern Archaeology【電子書籍】[ Giovanna Ceserani ]

<em>Italy's Lost Greece</em> is the untold story of the modern engagement with the ancient Greek settlements of South Italy--an area known since antiquity as Magna Graecia. This "Greater Greece," at once Greek and Italian, has continuously been perceived as a region in decline since its archaic golden age, and has long been relegated to the margins of classical studies. Giovanna Ceserani's evocative and nuanced analysis recovers its significance within the history of classical archaeology. It w。

New PhiladelphiaAn Archaeology of Race in the Heartland【電子書籍】[ Paul Shackel ]

New Philadelphia, Illinois, was founded in 1836 by Frank McWorter, a Kentucky slave who purchased his own freedom and then acquired land on the prairie for establishing a newーand integratedーcommunity. McWorter sold property to other freed slaves and to whites, and used the proceeds to buy his family out of slavery. The town population reached 160, but declined when the railroad bypassed it. By 1940 New Philadelphia had virtually disappeared from the landscape. In this book, Paul A. Shackel resu。

Archaeology: The Key Concepts【電子書籍】[ Renfrew, Colin ]

Written by the leading authors Colin Renfrew and Paul Bahn, "Archaeology: The Key Concepts" is an invaluable resource, providing an up-to-date and comprehensive survey of the key terms and their impact on archaeological thinking and method. <BR>Entries include: <BR>- Thinking about landscape<BR>- Archaeology of cult and religion<BR>- Cultural evolution<BR>- Concepts of time<BR>- Urban societies<BR>- The Antiquity of Man<BR>- Archaeology of gender<BR>- Feminist archaeology <BR>- Experimental arc。

The Archaeology of Mediterranean LandscapesHuman-Environment Interaction from the Neolithic to the Roman Period【電子書籍】[ Kevin Walsh ]

This volume presents a comprehensive review of palaeoenvironmental evidence and its incorporation with landscape archaeology from across the Mediterranean. A fundamental aim of this book is to bridge the intellectual and methodological gaps between those with a background in archaeology and ancient history, and those who work in the palaeoenvironmental sciences. The volume also aims to provide archaeologists and landscape historians with a comprehensive overview of recent palaeoenvironmental re。

Maya Pilgrimage to Ritual Landscapes: Insights from Archaeology, History, and Ethnography [ Joel W. Palka ]

MAYA PILGRIMAGE TO RITUAL LAND Archaeologies of Landscape in the Americas Joel W. Palka UNIV OF NEW MEXICO PR2014 Hardcover English ISBN:9780826354747 洋書 Social Science(社会科学) Social Science

Archaeology: The Key Concepts【電子書籍】

<P>From two of the best-known archaeological writers in the trade, this outstanding resource provides a thorough survey of the key ideas in archaeology, and how they impact on archaeological thinking and method.</P> <P></P> <P>Clearly written, and easy to follow, <EM>Archaeology: The Key Concepts</EM> collates entries written specifically by field specialists, and each entry offers a definition of the term, its origins and development, and all the?major figures involved in the area.</P> <P></P>。

Bridging the GapsIntegrating Archaeology and History in Oaxaca, Mexico; A Volume in Memory of Bruce E. Byland【電子書籍】

<div> <p><i>Bridging the Gaps: Integrating Archaeology and History in Oaxaca, Mexico</i> does just that: it bridges the gap between archaeology and history of the Precolumbian, Colonial, and Republican eras of the state of Oaxaca, Mexico, a cultural area encompassing several of the longest-enduring literate societies in the world.<br> <br> Fourteen case studies from an interdisciplinary group of archaeologists, anthropologists, ethnohistorians, and art historians consciously compare and contras。

Archaeology: The Basics【電子書籍】[ Clive Gamble ]

<P>Now in an updated third edition, <EM>Archaeology: The Basics</EM> provides a straightforward and engaging introduction to the world of Archaeology. This book answers key questions about how and why we practice archaeology and examines the theories and themes underpinning the subject. Fully updated, this new edition includes a wide range of examples and new material on key growth areas including:<BR><BR>* Evolutionary approaches in current archaeology<BR>* The archaeology of landscape and pla。

The Archaeology of Shamanism【電子書籍】

In this timely collection, Neil Price provides a general introduction to the archaeology of shamanism by bringing together recent archaeological thought on the subject. Blending theoretical discussion with detailed case studies, the issues addressed include shamanic material culture, responses to dying and the dead, shamanic soundscapes, the use of ritual architecture and shamanism in the context of other belief systems such as totemism. Following an intial orientation reviewing shamanism as an。

Burnley and Pendle Archaeology: Part Two: Middle Bronze Age to Iron Age【電子書籍】[ John A Clayton ]

<p>The rural landscape surrounding the east Lancashire Pennine towns of Burnley, Nelson and Colne conceals a significant amount of archaeological evidence for the prehistoric period. However, to date no cohesive archaeological survey has been carried out within this rich landscape.</p> <p>Fortunately a recent archaeological survey (2013-2014) has changed this situation. By utilising 63 square kilometres of aerial LiDAR technology it is now possible to see into the lives of those who first settl。

Indigenous Landscapes and Spanish MissionsNew Perspectives from Archaeology and Ethnohistory【電子書籍】

<div>Spanish missions in North America were once viewed as confining and stagnant communities, with native peoples on the margins of the colonial enterprise. Recent archaeological and ethnohistorical research challenges that notion<i>. Indigenous Landscapes and Spanish Missions</i> considers how native peoples actively incorporated the mission system into their own dynamic existence. The book, written by diverse scholars and edited by Lee M. Panich and Tsim D. Schneider, covers missions in the 。

Luminescence Dating in Archaeology, Anthropology, and GeoarchaeologyAn Overview【電子書籍】[ Ioannis Liritzis ]

The field of Luminescence Dating has reached a level of maturity. Both research and applications from all fields of archaeological science, from archaeological materials to anthropology and geoarchaeology, now routinely employ luminescence dating. The advent of optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) techniques and the potential for exploring a spectrum of grain aliquots enhanced the applicability, accuracy and the precision of luminescence dating. The present contribution reviews the physical 。

The Archaeology of Market CapitalismA Western Australian Perspective【電子書籍】[ Gaye Nayton ]

<p>The area claimed by the British Empire as Western Australia was primarily colonized through two major thrusts: the development of the Swan River Colony to the southwest in 1829, and the 1863 movement of Australian born settlers to colonize the northwest region. </p><p>The Western Australian story is overwhelmingly the story of the spread of market capitalism, a narrative which is at the foundation of modern western world economy and culture. Due to the timing of settlement in Western Austral。

Waihou JourneysThe Archaeology of 400 Years of Maori Settlement【電子書籍】[ Caroline Phillips ]

<div>As the Waihou river wends its way across the Hauraki Plains to the Firth of Thames it passes through an immensely rich archaeological landscape. This land was the birthplace of many of New Zealand models of Maori culture history, ideas that now date back 40 years and that have scarcely been questioned since. Waihou Journeys is an investigation of the Hauraki Plains that sheds light on the fundamental assumptions of New Zealand archaeology. Using a landscape’ approach it draws together Maor。

The Archaeology of Sutton Park【電子書籍】[ Michael Hodder ]

Sutton Park is one of the largest urban parks in Europe. It was always set apart as ‘special’ and remains so, as a large and well-used public park. Its creation as a deer park in the twelfth century preserved the past and created the present. Detailed study of extensive earthworks, combined with excavation, documentary research, palaeo-environmental evidence and the results of LiDAR survey, shows how the landscape was shaped and managed by people living in and around it, travelling through it, 。

The Archaeology of Maritime Landscapes【電子書籍】

<p>Maritime cultural landscapes are collections of submerged archaeological sites, or combinations of terrestrial and submerged sites that reflect the relationship between humans and the water.? These landscapes can range in size from a single beach to an entire coastline and can include areas of terrestrial sites now inundated as well as underwater sites that are now desiccated.? </p><p>However, what binds all of these sites together is the premise that each aspect of the landscape ?cultural, 。