Télécharger le livre :  Dynamic Interpretation of Early Cities in Ancient China

This book offers an archaeological study on China’s ancient capitals. Using abundant illustrations of ancient capital sites, it verifies the archaeological discoveries with documentary records. The author introduces the dynamical interpretation of each ancient capital...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-06-14

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Explorations in Archaeology and Philosophy

This volume explores various themes at the intersection of archaeology and philosophy: inference and theory; interdisciplinary connections; cognition, language and normativity; and ethical issues. Showcasing this heterogeneity, its scope ranges from the method of...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-04-26
Collection : Synthese Library
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Mesoamerican Archaeology

A unique and wide-ranging introduction to the major prehispanic and colonial societies of Mexico and Central America, featuring new and revised material throughout Mesoamerican Archaeology: Theory and Practice, Second Edition, provides readers with a diverse and...
Editeur : Wiley-Blackwell
Parution : 2021-04-09
Collection : Wiley Blackwell Studies in Global Archaeology
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
47,69
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Télécharger le livre :  Reading Prehistoric Human Tracks

This Open Access book explains that after long periods of prehistoric research in which the importance of the archaeological as well as the natural context of rock art has been constantly underestimated, research has now begun to take this context into focus for...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-03-30

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
Gratuit
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Télécharger le livre :  The Cursus Enigma

This book links cattle to the construction of cursus monument sites. It suggests that these monuments commenced life as a form of cattle management prior to their possible ritual importance. As such it is an original and important contribution to the cursus monument...
Editeur : Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publishers
Parution : 2021-03-17

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
50,85
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Télécharger le livre :  The Archaeology, History and Heritage of WWII Karst Defenses in the Pacific

This book is an archaeological study of the cultures of conflict through an examination of caves and tunnels used during the Pacific War. Referred to here as “karst defenses,” WWII caves and tunnels can be found throughout the karst landscapes of the Pacific. Karst...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-03-12
Collection : Contributions To Global Historical Archaeology
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Anyang

This book presents an anthology of English-language archaeological and anthropological writings by Li Chi, the founding father of modern archaeology in China. It is divided into 15 chapters; in the first two, Dr. Li sets the stage by introducing the principal characters...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-03-05
Collection : China Academic Library
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Thanatologie

Bestattungsritual und Behandlung der Toten sind elementare Merkmale einer Kultur. Eine Gesellschaft gibt sich im Bestattungsritual, in der Behandlung der Toten und in den Vor- wie Nachbereitungen der Beisetzung über die soziale Identität des Verstorbenen und über den...
Editeur : Springer Spektrum
Parution : 2021-02-03
Collection : essentials
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
4,42
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Télécharger le livre :  Advances in Utopian Studies and Sacred Architecture

At a time dominated by the disappearance of Future, as claimed by the French anthropologist Marc Augé, Utopia and Religion seem to be two different ways of giving back an inner horizon to mankind. Therefore this book, on the one hand, considers the importance of...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-02-02
Collection : Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation
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210,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Ancient Hunting Strategies in Southern South America

This book presents the state of the art for the studies of strategies and tactics for the procurement of preys in Argentina in different regions and chronologies (from the end of the Pleistocene until historic moments). The chapters are related to the performance of...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-01-28
Collection : The Latin American Studies Book Series
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  The Derveni Papyrus

This book is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton and Richard Janko, Gerald F. Else Distinguished University Professor of Classical Studies at the University of Michigan.This wide-ranging conversation covers Prof. Janko’s research on the...
Editeur : Ideas Roadshow
Parution : 2021-01-12

Format(s) : ePub sans DRM
2,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Herculaneum Uncovered

This book is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton and Andrew Wallace-Hadrill, Director of Research and Honorary Professor of Roman Studies in the Faculty of Classics at the University of Cambridge.This wide-ranging conversation covers his...
Editeur : Ideas Roadshow
Parution : 2021-01-12

Format(s) : ePub sans DRM
2,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Maritime and Underwater Cultural Heritage Management on the Historic and Arabian Trade Routes

This book brings together perspectives on maritime and underwater cultural heritage (MUCH) in selected countries around the Indian Ocean rim that are linked by the historic and Arabian maritime trade routes. It explores how selected countries have adapted maritime...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-12-15

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Andean Foodways

There is widespread acknowledgement among anthropologists, archaeologists, ethnobotanists, as well as researchers in related disciplines that specific foods and cuisines are linked very strongly to the formation and maintenance of cultural identity and ethnicity. ...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-12-01
Collection : The Latin American Studies Book Series
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
137,14
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Télécharger le livre :  The Bioarchaeology of Urbanization

Urbanization has long been a focus of bioarchaeological research, but what is missing from the literature is an exploration of the geographic and temporal range of human biological, demographic, and sociocultural responses to this major shift in settlement pattern....
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-11-05
Collection : Bioarchaeology and Social Theory
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
147,69
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Télécharger le livre :  The Evolution of Social Institutions

This book presents a novel and innovative approach to the study of social evolution using case studies from the Old and the New World, from prehistory to the present. This approach is based on examining social evolution through the evolution of social institutions....
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-09-12
Collection : World-Systems Evolution and Global Futures
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
147,69
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Télécharger le livre :  The Prehistory of the Sudan

This volume addresses the Out-of-Africa dispersals of the earliest hominins and early anatomically modern humans, the last semi-sedentary, pottery-bearing hunters-fishers-gatherers, the early food producers and users of domestic plants and animals either local or...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-09-01
Collection : SpringerBriefs in Archaeology
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52,74
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Télécharger le livre :  The Bioarchaeology of Structural Violence

This volume is a resource for bioarchaeologists interested in using a structural violence framework to better understand and contextualize the lived experiences of past populations. One of the most important elements of bioarchaeological research is the study of health...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-08-27
Collection : Bioarchaeology and Social Theory
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  The Children of Ash and Elm

'As brilliant a history of the Vikings as one could possibly hope to read' Tom Holland The 'Viking Age' is traditionally held to begin in June 793 when Scandinavian raiders attacked the monastery of Lindisfarne in Northumbria, and to end in September 1066, when King...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2020-08-25

Format(s) : ePub
19,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Culture History and Convergent Evolution

This volume brings together diverse contributions from leading archaeologists and paleoanthropologists, covering various spatial and temporal periods to distinguish convergent evolution from cultural transmission in order to see if we can discover ancient human...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-07-23
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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