Edited by Kathryn Lafrenz Samuels and Jon D. Daehnke
Pub Date: 4/11/2023
This volume examines cultural heritage work within the context of both democratic institutions and democratic practices, highlighting how democratic politics and cultural heritage shape, impact, and depend upon one another.
Edited by Angelo Castrorao Barba, Davide Tanasi, and Roberto Miccichè
Pub Date: 3/14/2023
This book presents multidisciplinary perspectives on Greece, Corsica, Malta, and Sicily from the fourth to the thirteenth centuries, an often-overlooked time in the history and archaeology of the central Mediterranean.
In this book, Robert Carr traces the rich 11,000-year human heritage of the Miami area from the time of its first inhabitants through the arrival of European settlers and up to the early twentieth century.
The first comprehensive discussion of the historical archaeology of homelessness, this book highlights the social complexities, ambiguities, and significance of the home and the unhomed in the archaeological record.
Taking a holistic approach to the study of aging, this volume uses biological, archaeological, medical, and cultural perspectives to explore how older adults have functioned in societies around the globe and throughout human history.
Edited by Heather B. Thakar and Carola Flores Fernandez
Pub Date: 2/14/2023
In this volume, contributors apply human behavioral ecology theoretical models to coastal environments around the globe and to the use of coastal resources by past human societies, showing how researchers can gain insights about human behavior in these settings.
Edited by P. Willey, Peter Gavette, Eric J. Bartelink, and Colleen F. Milligan
Pub Date: 1/24/2023
This volume uses historical, archaeological, and bioarchaeological analysis to study and understand a nineteenth-century medical waste pit discovered at the former Army hospital at Point San Jose in San Francisco.
Edited by Mark Axel Tveskov and Ashley Ann Bissonnette
Pub Date: 1/10/2023
This volume presents approaches to the archaeology of war that move beyond the forensic analysis of battlefields, fortifications, and other sites of conflict to consider the historical memory, commemoration, and social experience of war.
Edited by C. Margaret Scarry, Dale L. Hutchinson, and Benjamin S. Arbuckle
Pub Date: 1/10/2023
Through various case studies, this volume illustrates how archaeologists can use bioarchaeology, zooarchaeology, archaeobotany, architecture, and other evidence to interpret past foodways and reconstruct past social worlds.