After Modernity: Archaeological Approaches to the by Rodney Harrison,John Schofield

By Rodney Harrison,John Schofield

This booklet summarizes archaeological methods to the modern previous, and indicates a brand new schedule for the archaeology of overdue sleek societies. The crucial concentration is the archaeology of built, de-industrialized societies throughout the moment 1/2 the 20 th century and the start of the twenty-first. this era encompasses the tip of the chilly struggle and the start of the 'internet age', a interval which sits firmly inside of what we might realize to be a
period of 'lived and residing memory'. Rodney Harrison and John Schofield discover how archaeology can tell the learn of this period of time and the learn of our personal society via precise case reviews and an in-depth precis of the present literature. Their e-book attracts jointly cross-disciplinary
perspectives on modern fabric tradition reviews, and develops a brand new time table for the research of the materiality of overdue glossy societies.

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