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The Social archaeology of houses

The Social archaeology of houses

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Social archaeology -- Great Britain.,
    • Dwellings -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Ross Samson.
      ContributionsSamson, Ross.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA90 .S65 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 282 p. :
      Number of Pages282
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1298421M
      ISBN 100748602909
      LC Control Number92162745

      From the book reviews: “This is an excellent volume that will be of considerable use to anyone studying the European Neolithic. It is a useful first port of call for students and researchers finding their way into the relevant literature and key sites within a particular region, and it also offers an overview, both in the thematic papers and in the sum of the regional case histories, of the. Book Description: Seeking to expand both the geographical range and the diversity of sites considered in the study of ancient Greek housing, Ancient Greek Houses and Households takes readers beyond well-established studies of the ideal classical house and now-famous structures of Athens and Olynthos. Bradley A. Ault and Lisa C. Nevett have brought together an international team of scholars who.

      \/ Susan D. Gillespie -- Building houses: the materialization of lasting identity in formative Mesoamerica \/ Rosemary A. Joyce -- House societies and heterarchy in the terminal classic Ul\u00FAa Valley, Honduras \/ Jeanne Lopiparo -- The house between grand narrative and microhistory: a house society in the Balkans \/ Du\uan Bori\u The Archaeology of Colonialism demonstrates how artifacts are not only the residue of social interaction but also instrumental in shaping identities and communities. Claire Lyons and John Papadopoulos summarize the complex issues addressed by this collection of essays. Four case studies illustrate the use of archaeological artifacts to reconstruct social structures.

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This book deals with the problems that are encountered by archaeologists when reconstructing social history from domestic architecture. Often faced with little more than the remains of foundations or, at best, 'mute' houses, archaeologists have adopted social theories drawn from architects and sociologists.

Synopsis "This book deals with the problems that are encountered by archaeologists when reconstructing social history from domestic architecture. Often faced with little more than the remains of foundations or, at best, 'mute' houses, archaeologists have adopted social theories drawn from architects and sociologists.

The Social archaeology of houses. [Ross Samson;] -- This book deals with the problems that are encountered by archaeologists when reconstructing social history from domestic architecture.

Often faced with little more than the remains of foundations. Description: "This book deals with the problems that are encountered by archaeologists when reconstructing social history from domestic architecture. Often faced with little more than the remains of foundations or, at best, 'mute' houses, archaeologists have adopted social theories drawn from architects and sociologists.

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