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Archaeology as historical science

Bruce G. Trigger

Archaeology as historical science

by Bruce G. Trigger

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Published by Department of Ancient Indian History, Culture, and Archaeology, Banares Hindu University in Varanasi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Historiography -- India -- Sources.,
    • Archaeology -- India -- Historiography.,
    • India -- Antiquities -- Historiography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-71).

      StatementBruce G. Trigger.
      SeriesMonograph of the Department of Ancient Indian History, Culture, and Archaeology ;, no. 14
      ContributionsBanaras Hindu University. Department of Ancient Indian History, Culture, and Archaeology.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS435 .T75 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 71 p. ;
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1060567M
      LC Control Number93905781

      “This is a very fine book, based on rich and deep research. Germany’s Ancient Pasts provides a useful synthesis and overview of the development of what Maner calls ‘domestic’ archaeology, a field that embraces prehistory (Vorgeschichte), proto-history (Frühgeschichte), and also geology, ethnography, folklore studies, and physical anthropology. Historical archaeology is a branch of study that pairs traditional archaeology methods with study of written or oral histories to provide context to the finds. Unlike prehistoric archeology, in which.

      The “historical sciences”—geology, paleontology, and archaeology—have made extraordinary progress in advancing our understanding of the deep past. New Books in Anthropology New Books in Archaeology New Books in History New Books in Politics & Society New Books in Science New Books in Science & Technology New Books in Science. Historical archaeology is experiencing a surge of interest in West Africa, after decades of relative obscurity. The papers in this volume represent the most recent findings by scholars who are committed to melding written history, oral tradition, and archaeological data into a dynamic understanding of the recent centuries in papers demonstrate that historical archaeology Reviews: 2.

      Dear Colleagues, The following books are available for review. If any of them pique your interest do let me know. Rich Veit–SHA Book Reviews Editor [email protected] All the King’s Horses: Essays on the Impact of Looting and the Illicit Antiquities Trade on Our Knowledge of the Past Paula K. Lazrus and Alex W. Barker, eds.   The culture-historical method (sometimes called the cultural-historical method or culture-historical approach or theory) was a way of conducting anthropological and archaeological research that was prevalent among western scholars between about and


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