Archaeology Matters: Action Archaeology in the Modern World / Edition 1

Archaeology Matters: Action Archaeology in the Modern World / Edition 1

by Jeremy A Sabloff
     
 

Senior archaeologist Jeremy Sabloff points students to ways in which archaeology is can be relevant to the understanding and amelioration of modern problems.See more details below

Overview

Senior archaeologist Jeremy Sabloff points students to ways in which archaeology is can be relevant to the understanding and amelioration of modern problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598740899
Publisher:
Left Coast Press
Publication date:
04/30/2008
Series:
Key Questions in Anthropology Series, #1
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
151
Sales rank:
145,664
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


List of Illustrations     10
Preface     11
Acknowledgments     12
The Importance of the Past for the Present     15
Lessons from the Past?     33
How Can the Prospects for a Sustainable World Be Improved?     47
Is Warfare Inevitable?     59
Why Cities?     69
What Can Be Done to Preserve the World's Historical Heritage?     79
Future Directions     93
Epilogue     103
Following Up the Book's Themes: An Introductory Guide     111
Notes     119
References     127
Index     145
About the Author     151

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