By Diane Bolger
An authoritative advisor on gender prehistory for researchers, teachers and scholars in anthropology, archaeology, and gender studies
- Provides the main up to date, entire assurance of gender archaeology, with an particular specialise in prehistory
- Offers severe overviews of advancements within the archaeology of gender over the past 30 years, in addition to tests of present tendencies and clients for destiny research
- Focuses on contemporary 3rd Wave methods to the learn of gender in early human societies, difficult heterosexist biases, and investigating the interfaces among gender and prestige, age, cognition, social reminiscence, performativity, the physique, and sexuality
- Features a variety of nearby and thematic subject matters authored via confirmed experts within the field, with incisive assurance of gender examine in prehistoric and protohistoric cultures of Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Pacific
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4 DIANE BOLGER perspective; it emphasizes temporal and spatial differences within and between communities; and it advocates a phenomenological approach centered on the active engagement of people with their surroundings. All of these perspectives fall within the general rubric of “social archaeology” since they are the direct result of human behavior and social interaction. Why then does gender-based research continue to be pursued by only a small proportion of prehistorians? Why, 20 years after its publication, is there still a need to evoke many of the challenges to the discipline so strongly evinced in Engendering Archaeology?
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