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Archaeology (Prehistory) Courses

Welcome to our Archaeology (Prehistory) publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends

Featured Titles

The Past in Perspective
Archaeology and Humanity's Story
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Personifying Prehistory: Relational Ontologies in Bronze Age Britain and Ireland

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Joanna Brück

December 2021

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Frauds, Myths, and Mysteries: Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology

Tenth Edition

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Kenneth L. Feder

December 2019

A humorous yet informative and scientific text that helps students to critically debunk archaeological myths

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The Past in Perspective: An Introduction to Human Prehistory

Eighth Edition

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Kenneth L. Feder

September 2019

Newly updated, this celebrated text introduces students to "the big picture" view of human prehistory by personalizing the past and making it relevant to today's students

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Archaeology and Humanity's Story: A Brief Introduction to World Prehistory

Second Edition

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Deborah I. Olszewski

September 2019

A brief introduction to the archaeological past through key concepts and case studies

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Field Notes: A Guided Journal for Doing Anthropology

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Luis A. Vivanco

Spiral Bound
December 2016

A field journal for cultural anthropology and fieldwork courses, integrating learning, guidance, and exercises into one book

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Seeking Our Past: An Introduction to North American Archaeology

Second Edition

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Sarah W. Neusius and G. Timothy Gross

February 2013

The most readable, student-oriented text for North American Archaeology courses

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Linking to the Past: A Brief Introduction to Archaeology

Second Edition

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Kenneth L. Feder

December 2007

This thoroughly revised second edition features a completely reorganized, more linear structure; an expanded focus covering the whole of the archaeological experience; an in-text CD with interactive student exercises and slide shows; and much more.

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Patterns in Prehistory: Humankind's First Three Million Years

Fifth Edition

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Robert J. Wenke and Deborah I. Olszewski

August 2006

Bringing together theories and archaeological examples, the new edition of Patterns in Prehistory offers a comprehensive and engaging survey of humanity's past three million years.

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The Oxford Illustrated History of Prehistoric Europe

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Barry Cunliffe

May 2001

The complete prehistory of Europe--in one comprehensive, beautifully illustrated volume

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