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  • Wo liegt eigentlich Caesar begraben?by

    Philipp von Zabern Verlag 2012; US$ 68.68

    ?Künftig sage dann einer der nachgeborenen Menschen, über das dunkele Meer vorüberrudernd im Schiffe: Seht das ragende Mal des längst gestorbenen Mannes? Also redet man einst, und mein ist ewiger Nachruhm.? (Hom. Il. 7,87-91; Übers. H. Rupé) Von Anbeginn der Menschheit bewahren Totenritual und Grabkult die Erinnerung an die Verstorbenen;... more...

  • People, Population Change and Policiesby

    Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 269.00

    European countries, including the DIALOG countries, have faced a major de- graphic change and transition in the last thirty years. They are experiencing lo- term downward trends in fertility, leading to demographic ageing. Fertility rates are now below replacement level in nearly all countries. As a result, natural p- ulation growth rates are starting... more...

  • Historical and Archaeological Perspectives on Gender Transformationsby

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 229.00

    Combining a global scope with great temporal depth, this book shows how gender ideologies, identities, relationships, power dynamics and practices were materially changed in the past, thus showing how they could be changed in the future. more...

  • Tracking the Neolithic House in Europeby

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 129.00

    This book traces the beginnings of cultural identity and group representation through the construction and decoration of Neolithic structures. The authors cast new light on the societal transition from hunting and gathering to agriculture and domestic life. more...

  • Training and Practice for Modern Day Archaeologistsby

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 129.00

    This volume examines and gives representational examples of the respective approaches and roles of government, universities and the private sector in meeting the educational and training needs and challenges of practicing archeologists today. more...

  • Cultural Heritage as Civilizing Missionby

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 179.00

    This book investigates the role of cultural heritage as a constitutive dimension of different civilizing missions from the colonial era to the present. It includes case studies of the Habsburg Empire and German colonialism in Africa, Asian case studies of (post)colonial India and the Dutch East Indies/Indonesia, China and French Indochina, and a special... more...

  • 'Archaeologizing' Heritage?by

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book investigates notions of 'archaeological heritage' from colonial times to the present. Incorporating approaches from humanities and engineering, it includes case studies of sites in South and Southeast Asia with a special focus on Angkor, Cambodia. more...

  • Visual Heritage in the Digital Ageby

    Springer London 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book presents methods for capturing data, modeling and engaging with heritage through digital interfaces, plus case studies of sites in Europe, North and Central America and collections relating to ancient Middle Eastern and North African civilizations. more...

  • The Management Of Cultural World Heritage Sites and Development In Africaby

    Springer New York 2014; US$ 54.99

    Ever since the signing of the World Heritage Convention 40 years ago and ratified by 33 African countries, to date, only 43 cultural heritage sites have been successfully proclaimed as World Heritage Sites in Africa. These include archaeological and historical sites, religious monuments and cultural landscapes. This book is a re-evaluation of the nomination... more...

  • Encyclopedia of Prehistoryby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 269.00

    A comprehensive overview of human history from two million years ago to the historic period Employ's comparable units of description and analysis, making them easy to use and compare more...