Collection of original studies on the contemporary practice of archaeology as a professional and scholarly endeavor.
Multiple origins, development, and potential of ethnographies of archaeology / Matt Edgeworth -- Sites of knowledge : different ways of knowing an archaeological excavation / Thomas Yarrow -- The mutual constitution of natural and social identities during archaeological fieldwork / David Van Reybrouck and Dirk Jacobs -- A linguistic anthropologist's interest in archaeological practice / Charles Goodwin -- Reflecting upon archaeological practice : multiple visions of a late paleolithic site in Germany / Blythe E. Roveland -- Pictures, ideas and things : the production and currency of archaeological images / Jonathan Bateman -- Studying archaeological fieldwork in the field : views from Monte Polizzo / Cornelius Holtorf -- Digging the dirt : excavation as a social practice / John Carman -- Realisafiction : a day of work at Everybody-Knows-Land / O???uz Erdur -- Landscapes of disciplinary power : an ethnography of excavation and survey at Leskernick / Michael Wilmore -- Histories, identity and ownership : an ethnographic case study in archaeological heritage management in the Orkney Islands / Angie McClanahan -- Among totem-poles and clan power in Tanum, Sweden : an ethnographic perspective on communicative artifacts of heritage management / H???kon Karlsson and Anders Gustafsson -- Amazonian archaeology and local identities / Denise Maria Cavalcante Gomes -- Conjunctures in the making of an ancient maya archaeological site / Timoteo Rodriguez -- Complicit agendas : ethnography of archaeology as ethical research practice / Lisa Breglia.
Number Of Pages: 216
Published: 19th July 2013
Publisher: University Press of America