Theory in archaeology : a world perspective / edited by Peter J. Ucko.
Contributor(s): Ucko, Peter J. (Peter John)Language: English Publisher: London : Routledge, 1995.Description: xx, 393 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 041510677XSubject(s): Archaeology -- Congresses | Archaeology -- Philosophy -- CongressesDDC classification: 930.101
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Derives from a conference of the Theoretical Archaeology Group, Southampton University, 14-16 December 1992 (cf. Pref.).
Includes bibliographical references.
Introduction: archaeological interpretation in a world context / P. J. Ucko; Great Zimbabwe and the lost city: the cultural colonization of the South African past / Martin Hall; "The Hun is a methodological chap": reflections on the German tradition of pre- and proto-history / H. Härke; Theoretical trends in Indonesian archaeology / D.A. Tanudirjo; Theory, practice and criticism in the history of Namibian archaeology / J. Kinehan; European encumbrances to the development of relevant theory to African archaeology / Bassey W. Andah; Theoretical perspectives in Indian archaeology / K. Paddayya; The "Aboriginalization" of Australian archaeology / Stephanie Moser; Prehistory in a multicultural state: a commentary on the development of Canadian archaeology / Quentin Mackie; The socio-politics of the development of archaeology in Hispanic South America / Gustavo Politis; Mixed features of archaeological theory in Brazil / P.P.A. Funari; Theoretical underpinnings of Portuguese archaeology in the 20th century / Vitor Oliveira, S. Oliveira Jorge; Theory and practice in Irish archaeology / Gabriel Cooney; Who possesses Tara? Politics and archaeology in Ireland / Peter C. Woodman; Archaeological theory in Japan / H. Tsude; Archaeology against the state: the roots of internationalism / Christopher Evans; Archaeology in Russia and its impact on archaeological theory / P.M. Dolukhanov; Where are we now? Archaeological theory in the 1990s / Julian Thomas; French tradition and the central place of history in the human sciences: a dialogue between Robinson Crusoe and his Man Friday / Laurent Olivier, Anick Coudart.