Home » Anthropology and Archaeology: A Changing Perspective by Chris Gosden
Anthropology and Archaeology: A Changing Perspective Chris Gosden

Anthropology and Archaeology: A Changing Perspective

Chris Gosden

Published
ISBN : 9780415162494
Hardcover
248 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

This volume covers the historical relationship and contemporary interests of archaeology and anthropology. It takes a broad historical approach, setting the early history of the disciplines within the colonial period during which the EuropeansMoreThis volume covers the historical relationship and contemporary interests of archaeology and anthropology. It takes a broad historical approach, setting the early history of the disciplines within the colonial period during which the Europeans encountered and attempted to make sense of many other peoples. It shows how the subjects are linked through their interest in kinship, economics and symbolism, and discusses what each contributes to debates about gender, material culture and globalism in the post-colonial world.