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  • Archaeology

    Archaeology
    av Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500294246

    New to this Edition * Updated treatment of postcolonial approaches and indigenous archaeology, with coverage of the ontological turn in archaeology, and new examples of community archaeology in southern Africa and Australia. * New discoveries and re…

  • Archaeology

    Archaeology
    av Colin Renfrew, Paul Bahn

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500292105

    Features key questions that archaeologists ask about the past. With an introduction to archaeology, this book includes examples from every part of the world. It offers a coverage of the discovery of Richard III's burial; excavations at the Neolithic…

  • The Emergence of Civilisation

    The Emergence of Civilisation
    av Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780977409464

    Unavailable for too long, this new edition reprints the original text of Renfrew's groundbreaking study, supplemented with a new introduction by the author and a foreword by John Cherry, in order to make this landmark publication available once agai…

  • The Emergence of Civilisation

    The Emergence of Civilisation
    av Colin Renfrew

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780977409471

    Unavailable for too long, this new edition reprints the original text of Renfrew's groundbreaking study, supplemented with a new introduction by the author and a foreword by John Cherry, in order to make this landmark publication available once agai…

  • Becoming Human

    Becoming Human

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521734660

    The Upper Palaeolithic era of Europe has left an abundance of evidence for symbolic activities, such as direct representations of animals and other features of the natural world, personal adornments, and elaborate burials, as well as other vestiges…

  • Becoming Human

    Becoming Human

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521876544

    The Upper Palaeolithic era of Europe has left an abundance of evidence for symbolic activities, such as direct representations of animals and other features of the natural world, personal adornments, and elaborate burials, as well as other vestiges…

  • Ranking, Resource and Exchange

    Ranking, Resource and Exchange
    av Colin Renfrew, Stephen Shennan, Colin Renfrew

    Inbunden - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521242820

  • The Sapient Mind

    The Sapient Mind

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199561995

    The turn of the twenty-first century has seen a new era in the cognitive and brain sciences that allows us to address the age-old question of what it means to be human from a whole new range of different perspectives. Our knowledge of the workings o…

  • Ritual, Play and Belief, in Evolution and Early Human Societies

    Ritual, Play and Belief, in Evolution and Early Human Societies

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107143562

    The origins of religion and ritual in humans have been the focus of centuries of thought in archaeology, anthropology, theology, evolutionary psychology and more. Play and ritual have many aspects in common, and ritual is a key component of the earl…

  • Traces Of Ancestry

    Traces Of Ancestry
    av Martin Jones, Colin Renfrew, Martin Jones

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902937250

    In 1987, Colin Renfrew's Archaeology and Language challenged many perceptions about how one language family spread across large parts of the world. In doing so he re-invigorated an important exchange between archaeologists and historical linguists.…

  • An Island Polity

    An Island Polity

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521103909

    The Greek island of Melos in the Cyclades has been inhabited for at least five thousand years. Two periods of its history are well documented: the late Bronze Age, when it supported an important urban centre at Phylakopi and the late fifth century B…

  • The Marble Finds from Kavos and the Archaeology of Ritual

    The Marble Finds from Kavos and the Archaeology of Ritual

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902937779

    During the 1960s large numbers of Early Cycladic sculptures of marble, often broken, appeared on the illicit market. These were usually of the strikingly simple form of the folded-arm figure of marble long-known from the Early Cycladic cemeteries. E…

  • Figuring It Out

    Figuring It Out
    av Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500286456

    Figuring It Out, new in paperback this autumn, is a compelling, richly illustrated analysis by a distinguished archaeologist of why the processes of archaeological investigation and discovery have been paralleled by the installations and art works o…

  • Prehistory: The Making of the Human Mind

    Prehistory: The Making of the Human Mind
    av Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812976618

    In Prehistory, the award-winning archaeologist and renowned scholar Colin Renfrew covers human existence before the advent of written records the overwhelming majority of our time here on earth and gives an incisive, concise, and lively survey of th…

  • Prehistory

    Prehistory
    av Professor Lord Colin Renfrew

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780753824276

    A brief and original prehistory of the world

  • Ranking, Resource and Exchange

    Ranking, Resource and Exchange

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521105095

    Ranked societies are characterized by disparities in personal status that are often accompanied by the concentration of power and authority in the hands of a few dominant individuals. They stand between the sophistication of developed, states and th…

  • Methodological Issues for Characterisation and Provenance Studies of Obsidian in Northeast Asia

    Methodological Issues for Characterisation and Provenance Studies of Obsidian in Northeast Asia

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781407312552

    This volume is a collection of papers related to different aspects of obsidian studies (mainly geology, geochemistry, and archaeology) in Northeast Asia. Special focus is on methodological aspects of acquisition and comparison of geochemical data fo…

  • Death Rituals, Social Order and the Archaeology of Immortality in the Ancient World

    Death Rituals, Social Order and the Archaeology of Immortality in the Ancient World

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107082731

    Modern archaeology has amassed considerable evidence for the disposal of the dead through burials, cemeteries and other monuments. Drawing on this body of evidence, this book offers fresh insight into how early human societies conceived of death and…

  • The Settlement at Dhaskalio

    The Settlement at Dhaskalio

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902937649

    The Settlement at Dhaskalio is the first volume in the series The Sanctuary on Keros: Excavations at Dhaskalio and Dhaskalio Kavos, 2006-2008, edited by Colin Renfrew, Olga Philaniotou, Neil Brodie, Giorgos Gavalas and Michael Boyd. Here the finding…

  • Peer Polity Interaction and Socio-political Change

    Peer Polity Interaction and Socio-political Change
    av Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521112222

    Thirteen leading archaeologists have contributed to this innovative study of the socio-political processes - notably imitation, competition, warfare, and the exchange of material goods and information - that can be observed within early complex soci…

  • Image and Imagination

    Image and Imagination

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902937489

    The dawn of art is sometimes equated with the birth of the human spirit. But when and how did figuration - sculpture, painting, drawing - actually begin? And did these first figurative creations coincide with the emergence of our own species, Homo s…

  • Archaeology: The Key Concepts

    Archaeology: The Key Concepts

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415317573

    From two of the best-known archaeological writers in the trade, this outstanding resource provides a thorough survey of the key ideas in archaeology, and how they impact on archaeological thinking and method.Clearly written, and easy to follow, Arch…

  • Archaeology: The Key Concepts

    Archaeology: The Key Concepts

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415317580

    From two of the best-known archaeological writers in the trade, this outstanding resource provides a thorough survey of the key ideas in archaeology, and how they impact on archaeological thinking and method.Clearly written, and easy to follow, Arch…

  • Material Engagements

    Material Engagements
    av Neil Brodie, Catherine Hills, Colin Renfrew

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902937267

    The subject matter of archaeology is the engagement of human beings, now and in the past, with both the natural world and the material world they have created. All aspects of human activity are potentially relevant to archaeological research, and, c…

  • Copper and Bronze Metallurgy in Late Prehistoric Xinjiang

    Copper and Bronze Metallurgy in Late Prehistoric Xinjiang
    av Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841710686

  • The Cambridge World Prehistory 3 Volume HB Set

    The Cambridge World Prehistory 3 Volume HB Set

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521119931

    The Cambridge World Prehistory provides a systematic and authoritative examination of the prehistory of every region around the world from the early days of human origins in Africa two million years ago to the beginnings of written history, which in…

  • Nostratic

    Nostratic
    av A. Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902937007

    This volume of essays examines the claim that a linguistic macrofamily can be identified which includes not only the Indo-European and Afroasiatic language families but also the Kartvelian, Uralic,Altaic and Dravidian families. The Nostratic case wa…

  • Loot, Legitimacy and Ownership

    Loot, Legitimacy and Ownership
    av Lord Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780715630341

    In this account, Colin Renfrew illustrates how the most precious product of archaeology is the information that controlled and well-published excavations can give us about our shared human past. Clandestine and unpublished digging of archaeological…

  • Keros, Dhaskalio Kavos

    Keros, Dhaskalio Kavos
    av A. Colin Renfrew

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902937434

    The site of Dhaskalio Kavos, on the remote Cycladic island of Keros, was extensively looted in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Investigations starting in1963 then revealed large quantities of fractured marble bowls, broken marble figures and smashed…

  • Kavos and the Special Deposits

    Kavos and the Special Deposits

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902937700

    Volume II describes the excavation and finds from the Special Deposits at Kavos at the sanctuary on Keros lying opposite the settlement on the islet of Dhaskalio (described in Volume I). The finds of marble from the Special Deposit South are describ…

  • The Ancient Mind

    The Ancient Mind

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521456203

    One of the most troubling problems in archaeology is to determine the manner and content of prehistoric thought. A fundamental challenge is to develop the theory, methodology and tools to understand human cognition. Cognitive archaeology as a subjec…