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The Symbolic Role of Animals in Archaeology

The Symbolic Role of Animals in Archaeology

by Kathleen Ryan
     
 

The papers in this volume represent a range of approaches to the study of the symbolic roles of animals in human cultures. The theme that unites these papers is their use of a variety of different kinds of evidence—including archaeological, faunal, historical, ethnographic, artistic, and folkloric data—in the reconstruction of animal symbolism.

MASCA

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The papers in this volume represent a range of approaches to the study of the symbolic roles of animals in human cultures. The theme that unites these papers is their use of a variety of different kinds of evidence—including archaeological, faunal, historical, ethnographic, artistic, and folkloric data—in the reconstruction of animal symbolism.

MASCA Vol. 12

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781931707060
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2002
Series:
MASCA Research Papers in Science and Archaeology
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
8.75(w) x 11.50(h) x (d)

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