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Archaeological Theory: An Introduction by Matthew Johnson

By Matthew Johnson

Archaeological thought, 2nd Edition is the most up-tp-date and complete advent to the sphere to be had. completely revised and up to date, this enticing textual content bargains scholars a fantastic access aspect to the most important options and ongoing debates in archaeological learn.

  • New version of a popular introductory textual content that explores the expanding range of methods to archaeological theory
  • Features extra prolonged assurance of 'traditional' or culture-historical archaeology 
  • Examines idea around the English-speaking global and beyond
  • Offers enormously accelerated insurance of evolutionary idea, divided into sociocultural and Darwinist approaches
  • Includes an improved word list, bibliography, and priceless feedback for additional readings

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