A brief, inexpensive introduction to the techniques, methods, and theoretical frameworks of contemporary archaeology. Derived from the authors' Archaeology: Discovering Our Past, this book follows the same organizing principle but in less detail.
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Wendy Ashmore is Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Riverside. Her research centers on settlement patterns, household archaeology, gender, and ancient space and place in southeastern Mesoamerica. Publications include Settlement Archaeology at Quiriguá, Guatemala (University of Pennsylvania Museum, 2007), and edited volumes on Lowland Maya Settlement Patterns (New Mexico, 1981), Household and Community in the Mesoamerican Past (with R. R. Wilk, New Mexico, 1988), Archaeologies of Landscape: Contemporary Approaches (with A. B. Knapp, Blackwell, 1999), and Integrating the Diversity of 21st-Century Anthropology: The Life and Intellectual Legacies of Susan Kent (with M.-A. Dobres, S. M. Nelson, and A. Rosen, American Anthropological Association, 2006), together with numerous articles and book chapters on these and related topics.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX076741196X
Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11076741196X
Book Description MAYFIELD PUBLISHING COMPANY, MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, 2000. Encuadernacion original. Book Condition: NUEVO / NEW. 3ª edicion. ASHMORE, W. / R. J. SHARER DISCOVERING OUR PAST. A BRIEF INTRODUCTION TO ARCHAEOLOGY. MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, 2000, xv 288 p. figuras Encuadernacion original. Nuevo. Bookseller Inventory # 268317