The Resource Learning from things : method and theory of material culture studies, edited by W. David Kingery

Learning from things : method and theory of material culture studies, edited by W. David Kingery

Label
Learning from things : method and theory of material culture studies
Title
Learning from things
Title remainder
method and theory of material culture studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by W. David Kingery
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
306
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN406
LC item number
.L43 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Learning from things : method and theory of material culture studies, edited by W. David Kingery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Contents
  • 1. Introduction / W. David Kingery -- 2. Material/Culture: Can the Farmer and the Cowman Still Be Friends? / Jules D. Prown -- 3. Learning from Technological Things / Steven Lubar -- 4. Object Lessons/Object Myths? What Historians of Technology Learn from Things / Joseph J. Corn -- 5. Object/ions: Technology, Culture, and Gender / Ruth Oldenziel -- 6. Formation Processes of the Historical and Archaeological Records / Michael Brian Schiffer -- 7. Pathways to the Present: In Search of Shirt-Pocket Radios with Subminiature Tubes / Michael Brian Schiffer -- 8. The Destruction of the Archaeological Heritage and the Formation of Museum Collections: The Case of Denmark / Kristian Kristiansen -- 9. Passionate Possession: The Formation of Private Collections / Marjorie Akin -- 10. Formation Processes of Ethnographic Collections: Examples from the Great Basin of Western North America / Catherine S. Fowler and Don D. Fowler
  • 11. The Formation of Anthropological Archival Records / Nancy J. Parezo -- 12. A Role for Materials Science / W. David Kingery -- 13. Materials Science and Material Culture / W. David Kingery -- 14. Optical and Electron Microscopy in Material Culture Studies / David Killick -- 15. Dating, Provenance, and Usage in Material Culture Studies / Michael S. Tite
Control code
000011534737
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 262 p.
Isbn
9781560986072
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95011673
Other physical details
ill., maps
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.b1767749x
System control number
  • C01108116597
  • (OCoLC)32203222

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