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The Resource Against typological tyranny in archaeology : a South American perspective, Cristóbal Gnecco, Carl Langebaek, editors, (electronic resource)

Against typological tyranny in archaeology : a South American perspective, Cristóbal Gnecco, Carl Langebaek, editors, (electronic resource)

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Against typological tyranny in archaeology : a South American perspective
Title
Against typological tyranny in archaeology
Title remainder
a South American perspective
Statement of responsibility
Cristóbal Gnecco, Carl Langebaek, editors
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The papers in this book question the tyranny of typological thinking in archaeology through case studies from various South American countries (Venezuela, Colombia, Bolivia, Argentina, and Brazil) and Antarctica. They aim to show that typologies are unavoidable (they are, after all, the way to create networks that give meanings to symbols) but that their tyranny can be overcome if they are used from a critical, heuristic and non-prescriptive stance: critical because the complacent attitude towards their tyranny is replaced by a militant stance against it; heuristic because they are used as mea
Dewey number
980.01
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non fiction
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  • Gnecco, Cristóbal
  • Langebaek, Carl
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  • Anthropological linguistics
  • Archaeology -- South America
  • Indians of South America -- Antiquities
  • Indians of South America -- Social life and customs
  • South America -- Antiquities
  • Indians of South America
  • Social archaeology
  • Social structure
  • Archaeology
  • South America
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Against typological tyranny in archaeology : a South American perspective, Cristóbal Gnecco, Carl Langebaek, editors, (electronic resource)
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ocn863203187
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1 online resource (249 p.)
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9781461487241
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(OCoLC)863203187
Label
Against typological tyranny in archaeology : a South American perspective, Cristóbal Gnecco, Carl Langebaek, editors, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn863203187
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461487241
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863203187

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