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- Left Coast Press 2010; US$ 36.95
This book presents novel and interesting ways of teaching archaeological concepts and processes to college and university students. Seeking alternatives to the formal lecture format, the various contributions seek better ways of communicating the complexities of human behavior and of engaging students in active learning about the past. This collection... more...
- Cambridge University Press 1989; US$ 48.00
The seventeen essays in Archaeological Thought in America describe recent theoretical advances and present substantive interpretations of prehistorical data drawn from a variety of cultures and time-frames, including Mesoamerica, Central Asia, India and China. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95
Archaeology: An Introduction looks behind the popular aspects of archaeology such as the discovery and excavation of sites, the study of human remains and animal bones, radiocarbon dating, museums and 'heritage' displays, and reveals the methods used by archaeologists. It also explains how the subject emerged from an amateur pursuit in the eighteenth... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2001; US$ 31.95
This new and unique publication is an unrivalled guide to students studying archaeology for the first time. Comprehensive and user-friendly, it will interest pre-university students and teachers as well as undergraduates and enthusiasts. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 35.95
This fully updated and revised edition of the best-selling title The Archaeology Coursebook is a guide for students studying archaeology for the first time. Including new methods and case studies in this third edition, it provides pre-university students and teachers, as well as undergraduates and enthusiasts, with the skills and technical concepts... more...
- Oxbow Books 2010; US$ 55.00
Memory can be both a horrifying trauma and an empowering resource. From the Ancient Greeks to Nietzsche and Derrida, the dilemma about the relationship between history and memory has filled many pages, with one important question singled out: is the writing of history to memory a remedy or a poison? Recently, a growing interest in and preoccupation... more...
- Taylor and Francis 1988; US$ 49.95
This Dictionary gives a comprehensive survey of the whole range of ancient Near Eastern architecture from the Neolithic round huts in Palestine to the giant temples of Ptolemaic Egypt. Gwendolyn Leick examines the development of the principal styles of ancient architecture within their geographical and historical context, and describes features of... more...
- Springer 2007; US$ 31.99
Provides an introduction to undertaking archaeology in an Australian setting. This book includes advice on the local legislative situation, relevant codes of ethics, definitions of artefacts and sites, and the history and characteristic features of the occupation of the continent by both Aboriginal and European people. more...
- Left Coast Press 2012; US$ 89.00
Documentary filmmaker Peter Pepe and historical archaeologist Joseph W. Zarzynski provide a concise guide to filmmaking designed to help archaeologists navigate the unfamiliar world of documentary film. They offer a step-by-step description of the process of making a documentary, everything from initial pitches to production companies to final cuts... more...