Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-7 of 7 items for:

  • Archaeology x
  • History and Theory of Archaeology x
Clear All

View:

Conditions of Visibility

Conditions of Visibility

Richard Neer (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198845560
eISBN:
9780191917332
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845560.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

We often assume that works of visual art are meant to be seen. Yet that assumption may be a modern prejudice. The ancient world - from China to Greece, Rome to Mexico - ... More

The Connected PastChallenges to Network Studies in Archaeology and History

The Connected Past: Challenges to Network Studies in Archaeology and History

Tom Brughmans, Anna Collar, and Fiona Coward (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198748519
eISBN:
9780191916953
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198748519.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

One of the most exciting recent developments in archaeology and history has been the adoption of new perspectives which see human societies in the past--as in the present--as made ... More

From Stonehenge to SamarkandAn Anthology of Archaeological Travel Writing

From Stonehenge to Samarkand: An Anthology of Archaeological Travel Writing

Brian Fagan

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195160918
eISBN:
9780197562055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195160918.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

Ever since Roman tourists scratched graffiti on the pyramids and temples of Egypt over two thousand years ago, people have traveled far and wide seeking the great wonders of ... More

Histories of ArchaeologyA Reader in the History of Archaeology

Histories of Archaeology: A Reader in the History of Archaeology

Tim Murray and Christopher Evans (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199550074
eISBN:
9780191917783
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199550074.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

In recent years there has been an upsurge of interest in the history of the discipline of archaeology. Local, national, and international histories of archaeology that deal with ... More

The Piltdown ForgeryFiftieth Anniversary edition, with a new Introduction and Afterword by Chris Stringer

The Piltdown Forgery: Fiftieth Anniversary edition, with a new Introduction and Afterword by Chris Stringer

J. S. Weiner and Chris Stringer

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198607809
eISBN:
9780191916755
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198607809.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

For decades the remains of fossils found in Piltdown, England were believed to come from a "missing link," a creature with a human cranium and an ape's jaw. Dr. Weiner shows how ... More

Relic HuntersArchaeology and the Public in Nineteenth- Century America

Relic Hunters: Archaeology and the Public in Nineteenth- Century America

James E. Snead

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198736271
eISBN:
9780191916854
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198736271.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

Relic Hunters is a study of the complex relationship between the people of 19th century America with the material antiquities of North America's indigenous past. As scholars ... More

A World History of Nineteenth-Century ArchaeologyNationalism, Colonialism, and the Past

A World History of Nineteenth-Century Archaeology: Nationalism, Colonialism, and the Past

Margarita Diaz-Andreu

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199217175
eISBN:
9780191917400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199217175.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

Margarita Diaz-Andreu offers an innovative history of archaeology during the nineteenth century, encompassing all its fields from the origins of humanity to the medieval period, ... More

View: