Archaeologies of the Middle East: Critical Perspectives by Susan Pollock,Reinhard Bernbeck

By Susan Pollock,Reinhard Bernbeck

Archaeologies of the center East presents an leading edge creation to the archaeology of this attention-grabbing quarter and a window on either its earlier and current.

  • Written by means of the various most sensible archaeologists of the center East: students from varied backgrounds with a variety of pursuits and highbrow approaches
  • Coverage spans 100,000 years: from the Paleolithic to Hellenistic times
  • Explores the connections among modern day politics and the social context of archaeological perform and numerous underutilized ways to archaeological interpretation
  • Designed for scholar use

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