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Archaeology : A Very Short Introduction

By: Bahn, Paul.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2000Description: 1 online resource (129 p.).ISBN: 9780191540097.Subject(s): ArchaeologyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Archaeology : A Very Short IntroductionDDC classification: 930.1 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Preliminaries; Preface; Contents; List of Illustrations; Introduction; 1 The Origins and Development of Archaeology; 2 Making a Date; 3 Technology; 4 How Did People Live?; 5 How Did People Think?; 6 Settlement and Society; 7 How and Why Did Things Change?; 8 Minorities and Sororities; 9 Presenting the Past to the Public; 10 The Future of the Past; Further Reading; Index
Summary: This volume aims to reflect the enduring popularity of archaeology - a subject which appeals as a pastime, career, and academic discipline, encompasses the whole globe, and surveys 2.5 million years.
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Preliminaries; Preface; Contents; List of Illustrations; Introduction; 1 The Origins and Development of Archaeology; 2 Making a Date; 3 Technology; 4 How Did People Live?; 5 How Did People Think?; 6 Settlement and Society; 7 How and Why Did Things Change?; 8 Minorities and Sororities; 9 Presenting the Past to the Public; 10 The Future of the Past; Further Reading; Index

This volume aims to reflect the enduring popularity of archaeology - a subject which appeals as a pastime, career, and academic discipline, encompasses the whole globe, and surveys 2.5 million years.

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Paul G. Bahn obtained a doctorate in archaeology from the University of Cambridge and is an acknowledged expert on Ice Age cave art. He is the author and editor of several books on archaeology and resides in the U.K. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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