READING THE PAST Current approaches to interpretation in archaeology
READING THE PAST: Current approaches to interpretation in archaeology. Ian Hodder, Cambridge University Press, 1988.
ISBN 10: 0521409578
ISBN 13: 9780521409575
Ian Hodder, a leading figure in the new movement, argues that in explaining the behaviour of past societies a concern with meaning must be joined to the study of ecological constraints and economic and social processes. This leads him to discuss systems theory and structuralist and Marxist approaches in archaeology.
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