By Diane Bolger
- Provides the main updated, entire assurance of gender archaeology, with an particular specialise in prehistory
- Offers serious overviews of advancements within the archaeology of gender during the last 30 years, in addition to exams of present tendencies and customers for destiny research
- Focuses on fresh 3rd Wave techniques to the research of gender in early human societies, hard 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 themes authored by way of verified 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 (Wiley Blackwell Companions to Anthropology) by Diane Bolger