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Published: 30 June 2011

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780199557844

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Chapter 1

Archaeology of the Origin of the State

The Theories

Vicente Lull and Rafael Micó

  • Original approach: political theory is seen from the perspective of an applied science (archaeology)
  • Fills a gap in archaeological thought and will provoke debate about its implications for our understanding of human history