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The Dark Abyss of Time: Archaeology and Memory

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The field of archaeology continues to face a major crisis of interpretation. The traditional view is that the basic business of archaeology is to reconstruct the history of cultures and civilizations through their material productions. Olivier challenges this view with a new approach to archaeological remains based on the works of French theorists such as Foucault, de ...more
Hardcover, 211 pages
Published November 3rd 2011 by Altamira Press
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First time in a long time a book written by an archaeologist has captured my imagination and made me think about how we use concepts of time, memory, artifacts, and even seriation (!!). Cant wait to read more.
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