Histories of Archaeology
A Reader in the History of Archaeology
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Histories of Archaeology by Tim Murray
Book DescriptionIn recent years there has been an upsurge of interest in the history of the discipline of archaeology. Local, national, and international histories of archaeology that deal with institutions, concepts, categories, and the social and political contexts of archaeological practice have begun to influence the development of archaeological theory. This volume contributes to these developments by reprinting 19 significant papers. Spanning much of the last 200 years and global in coverage and outlook, the papers provide a thorough grounding in the historiography of archaeology, and will enhance understanding of the origins and growth of its theory and practice. A general introduction which is itself a contribution to historiography orients readers by outlining core themes and issues in the field.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780199550074
(223mm x 144mm x 34mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 4-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Tim Murray
From Antiquarian to Archaeologist, Hardback (April 2014)
The first time that this collection of essays has been published together All essays are centred on a very popular subject at the moment Suitable for students and university libraries, or for anyone with an interest in the history of archaeology
Archaeology of Institutional Confinement, Paperback (February 2013)View all books by Tim Murray
The archaeological assemblage from the Hyde Park Barracks is one of the largest, most comprehensive and best preserved collections of artefacts from any 19th-century institution in the world.
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Author Biography - Tim Murray
Christopher Evans is Executive Director, Cambridge Archaeological Unit, University of Cambridge.
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