Between Artifacts and Texts
Historical Archaeology in Global Perspective
|Series title:||Contributions to Global Historical Archaeology Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Apr 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $139.00|
| Book Description: |
This is the first truly global survey of the relationship between artifacts and texts from historiographical, methodological, and analytical perspectives. It analyzes the crucial relationship between material culture and writing in ancient societies, employing examples from twelve major disciplines in historical archaeology and summarizing their role in five global methodological approaches. It is valuable reading for advanced (under/post) graduate students, and instructors in any...