Brief History of Archaeology Classical Times to the Twenty-First Century

ISBN-10: 0131776983
ISBN-13: 9780131776982
Edition: 2004
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Book details

List price: $72.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 3/4/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.122
Language: English

This brief but comprehensive book tells the story of how archaeology changed from a romantic adventure into a science. Its vivid narrative combines tales of archaeological discovery with the changing social conditions and theoretical perspectives that helped turn archaeology into a sophisticated discipline. Containing a simple, jargon-free styleand a lifetime of teaching experiencethis writer shares with readers his unrivaled experience as an archeologist and an author. Unique coverage includes both major discoveries, and significant, theoretical and methodological developments of the history of archaeologyfrom a global perspective. For anyone interested in an interpretation of our archeological past that will yield an understanding of todayits beginnings, and the ideas that nurtured it.

ldquo;The Backward Looking Curiosity.rdquo;
The Antiquity of Humankind
Pharaohs and Assyrians
Human Progress and the Three Ages
Early American Archaeology
Scriptures and Civilizations
The Birth of Culture History
Egypt, Iraq, and Beyond
Archaeology Coming of Age, 1920-1940
Culture History and Beyond
Radiocarbon Dating and World Prehistory
The ldquo;New Archaeologyrdquo;?
After Processualism
The Future
Glossary of Archaeological Sites and Cultural Terms
Index

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