Monthly Archives: July 2007

New book on Quality Management in Archaeology

A book on “Quality Management in Archaeology”, edited by Willem Willems and Monique van den Dries and arising out of a recent session at the EAA Annual Meeting in Cork has just been published: Quality Management in Archaeology deals with … Continue reading

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Special offer: A Future for Archaeology

In 2006, Peter Ucko was presented with a festschrift, A Future for Archaeology, edited by Robert Layton, Stephen Shennan and Peter Stone. In memory of Professor Ucko, Left Coast Press Inc. would like to offer this festschrift to the members … Continue reading

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The Truth about Hansel and Gretel

A classic archaeological parody by Hans Traxler is available again in a cheap German Reclam edition. “Die Wahrheit über Hänsel und Gretel” (The Truth about Hansel and Gretel) was inspired by Ceram’s “Götter, Gräber und Gelehrte” (Gods, Graves and Scholars) … Continue reading

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Book Review: Deconstructing Context edited by Demetra Papaconstantinou

The new issue of EJA (9.1) features a shortened version of Geoff Carver’s review of Deconstructing Context: A Critical Approach to Archaeological Practice, edited by Demetra Papaconstantinou. The full review is here published below the fold.

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Happy Holidays

I am on holidays all of July and into August, and will only very sporadically write on this blog during that time. Have a great summer you too!

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