By Diane Bolger
An authoritative advisor on gender prehistory for researchers, teachers and scholars in anthropology, archaeology, and gender studies
- Provides the main updated, complete insurance of gender archaeology, with an unique concentrate on prehistory
- Offers serious overviews of advancements within the archaeology of gender during the last 30 years, in addition to checks of present tendencies and customers for destiny research
- Focuses on fresh 3rd Wave techniques to the learn of gender in early human societies, tough heterosexist biases, and investigating the interfaces among gender and prestige, age, cognition, social reminiscence, performativity, the physique, and sexuality
- Features a number of neighborhood and thematic subject matters authored via demonstrated 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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A Companion to Gender Prehistory by Diane Bolger