Perishable Material Culture in Prehistory provides new approaches and integrates a broad range of data to address a neglected topic, organic material in the prehistoric record. Providing news ideas and connections and suggesting revisionist ways of thinking about broad themes in the past, this book demonstrates the efficacy of an holistic approach using examples and cases studies. No other book covers such broad range of organic materials from a social and object biography perspective or concentrates on approaches to the missing component of the material culture repertoire. This book will an essential addition for those people wishing to understand better the nature and importance of organic material as material culture and understand that material culture of the prehistoric period is incomplete without the' missing majority'.
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 292
Published: 14th July 2014
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.6 x 3.1
Weight (kg): 0.64
Edition Number: 1