A Marxist Archaeology

A Marxist Archaeology

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An introduction to Marxist theory as it applies to archaeology. It explores long-term historical change and cultural evolution, and advocates a dialectical and historical approach to the study of the past.
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  • Hardback | 310 pages
  • 158.75 x 234.95 x 25.4mm | 725.74g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • list of tables, list of figures, index
  • 0124840787
  • 9780124840782

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A brief history of Marxism; archaeology and Marxism; the dialectic - Marxism as a theory of internal relations; the making of history; history and evolution; death and society in a Hohokam community; critical archaeology - archaeology and the vanishing American; the praxis of archaeology.
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