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Overview

"An Archaeological Evolution is a personal recounting of Stanley South's life as it is played out among some of the most important debates and movements in archaeology starting in the 1960's up to the 21st century." This seminal volume will be of interest to archaeologists (both professional and academic), anthropologists historians, and conservators in or studying the United States but also, wherever archaeology is taught and practiced.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780387234014
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 4/1/2005
  • Edition description: 2007
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 418
  • Product dimensions: 1.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 7.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Part I: The Formative Years: Escaping the Ground Hole. Appalachian Stories and After. UNC Stories.- Part II: The Developmental Years.- Town Creek Stories. SEAC Stories. Brunswick Town Stories. Digging Art-And Life Stories. Civil War Stories. Tales from “A Loose Cannon”.- Part III: The Fluorescent Years: Charles Towne Tales. Politics and Potsherd Stories. Ninety Six Stories. “Loose” in South Carolina. Method and Theory Stories.- Part IV: The Climactic Years: Spanish Santa Elena and French Charlesfort Tales. Tales Boyond Santa Elena.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 27, 2005

    As Told by The Man Who Lived It

    Many individuals from the first generations of southeastern archaeology have passed on, leaving their accomplishments and stories to be remembered and told by their students. Pioneering historical archaeologist Stanley South has an enviable legacy of excavated sites and publications, yet he still found time to record his personal and professional evolution for his colleagues and family. This volume makes apparent the irony of how much we have learned and benefited from South¿s experiences, despite how little archaeology he taught in a university classroom. While it will forever lend valuable historical context to many of the sites he investigated, the larger contribution of this volume will likely be the first-hand account of the development of modern American historical archaeology over the past fifty years from one of its most prolific, personable, and professional practitioners. The price is my only serious complaint, for the steep cost of $169.00 is the only deterrent not to purchase this volume.

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