Copyright © 2006 by Robert W. Preucel
Editor(s): Robert W. Preucel
Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
Print ISBN: 9781557866578
Online ISBN: 9780470754962
About this Book
This book explores the multiple ways in which archaeologists give meaning to the past, highlighting debates over the ontological and epistemological status of the discipline and evaluating current responses to these issues.
- Explains why absolute foundations in archaeology are inadequate and looks at the alternatives.
- Highlights debates over the ontological and epistemological status of the discipline and evaluates current responses to these issues.
- Defines a new space for archaeological discourse and dialogue.