Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology

Archaeology – the study of human cultures through the analysis and interpretation of artefacts and material remains – continues to captivate and engage people on a local and global level. Internationally celebrated heritage sites such as the pyramids—both Egyptian and Mayan—Lascaux caves, and the st...

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Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
Online Access:
Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Main Sections: Agriculture and Domestication
  • Archaeology of Art
  • Archaeology in the Modern World
  • Archaeological Science
  • Bioarchaeology and Human Osteology
  • Classical Archaeology
  • Conservation and Preservation
  • Cultural Heritage Management
  • Environmental Archaeology
  • Ethics
  • Extreme Environments
  • Field Archaeology
  • Geographical and Cultural Overview Essays
  • Historical Archaeology
  • History of Archaeology
  • Human Evolution
  • Hunter-Gatherer and Mid-Range Societies
  • Indiginous Archaeology
  • Islamic Archaeology
  • Legislation
  • Medieval Archaeology
  • Museums
  • Near East
  • Political and Social Archaeology
  • Public Education
  • Theory
  • Underwater and Maritme Archaeology
  • World Heritage