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The Resource Archaeology : the Discipline of Things

Archaeology : the Discipline of Things

Label
Archaeology : the Discipline of Things
Title
Archaeology
Title remainder
the Discipline of Things
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Archaeology has always been marked by its particular care, obligation, and loyalty to things. While archaeologists may not share similar perspectives or practices, they find common ground in their concern for objects monumental and mundane. This book considers the myriad ways that archaeologists engage with things in order to craft stories, both big and small, concerning our relations with materials and the nature of the past. Literally the "science of old things," archaeology does not discover the past as it was but must work with what remains. Such work involves the tangible mediation of pa
Cataloging source
MHW
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Olsen, Bjørnar
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shanks, Michael
  • Webmoor, Timothy
  • Witmore, Christopher
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  • Archaeology
  • Material culture
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Archaeology
  • Material culture
  • Archäologie
  • Sachkultur
  • Materiell kultur
  • Arkeologi
Label
Archaeology : the Discipline of Things
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-243) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1. Introduction: Caring about Things; 2. The Ambiguity of Things: Contempt and Desire; 3. Engagements with Things: The Making of Archaeology; 4. Digging Deep: Archaeology and Field work; 5. Things in Translation: Documents and Imagery; 6. Futures for Things: Memory Practices and Digital Translation; 7. Timely Things: From Argos to Mycenae and Beyond; 8. Making and the Design of Things: Human Being and the Shape of History; 9. Getting on with Things: A Material Metaphysics of Care; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q
  • RS; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn818113300
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520954007
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40021587670
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1pkjrp
  • ec6e7905-0784-458d-8e38-4914c697f3e2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818113300
Label
Archaeology : the Discipline of Things
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-243) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1. Introduction: Caring about Things; 2. The Ambiguity of Things: Contempt and Desire; 3. Engagements with Things: The Making of Archaeology; 4. Digging Deep: Archaeology and Field work; 5. Things in Translation: Documents and Imagery; 6. Futures for Things: Memory Practices and Digital Translation; 7. Timely Things: From Argos to Mycenae and Beyond; 8. Making and the Design of Things: Human Being and the Shape of History; 9. Getting on with Things: A Material Metaphysics of Care; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q
  • RS; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn818113300
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520954007
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40021587670
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1pkjrp
  • ec6e7905-0784-458d-8e38-4914c697f3e2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818113300

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