landscape archaeology

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。

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。

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

Environmental Reconstruction in Mediterranean Landscape Archaeology [ Philippe Leveau ]

ENVIRONMENTAL RECONSTRUCTION I Philippe Leveau Kevin Walsh Frederic Trement OXBOW BOOKS LIMITED2016 Paperback English ISBN:9781785704000 洋書 Social Science(社会科学) Social Science

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。

Stone WorldsNarrative and Reflexivity in Landscape Archaeology【電子書籍】[ Barbara Bender ]

This book represents an innovative experiment in presenting the results of a large-scale, multidisciplinary archaeological project. The well-known authors and their team examined the Neolithic and Bronze Age landscapes on Bodmin Moor of Southwest England, especially the site of Leskernick. The result is a multivocal, multidisciplinary telling of the stories of Bodmin Moorーboth ancient and modernーusing a large number of literary genres and academic disciplines. Dialogue, storytelling, poetry, ph。

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。

Images of Change: An Archaeology of England's Contemporary Landscape by Sefryn Penrose

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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。

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。

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。

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。

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。

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 。

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 。

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。

The Archaeology of Human-Environment InteractionsStrategies for Investigating Anthropogenic Landscapes, Dynamic Environments, and Climate Change in the Human Past【電子書籍】

<P>The impacts of climate change on human societies, and the roles those societies themselves play in altering their environments, appear in headlines more and more as concern over modern global climate change intensifies. Increasingly, archaeologists and paleoenvironmental scientists are looking to evidence from the human past to shed light on the processes which link environmental and cultural change. Establishing clear contemporaneity and correlation, and then moving beyond correlation to ca。

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, 。

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。

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。

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。

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。

Gender and Material CultureThe Archaeology of Religious Women【電子書籍】[ Roberta Gilchrist ]

<EM>Gender and Material Culture</EM> is the first complete study in the archaeology of gender, exploring the differences between the religious life of men and women. Gender in medieval monasticism influenced landscape contexts and strategies of economic management, the form and development of buildings and their symbolic and iconographic content. Women's religious experience was often poorly documented, but their archaeology indicates a shared tradition which was closely linked with, and valued。

Rural Lives and Landscapes in Late ByzantiumArt, Archaeology, and Ethnography【電子書籍】[ Sharon E. J. Gerstel ]

This is the first book to examine the late Byzantine peasantry through written, archaeological, ethnographic and painted sources. Investigations of the infrastructure and setting of the medieval village guide the reader into the consideration of specific populations. The village becomes a micro-society, with its own social and economic hierarchies. In addition to studying agricultural workers, mothers and priests, lesser-known individuals, such as the miller and witch, are revealed through writ。

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, 。