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After Modernity: Archaeological Approaches to the Contemporary Past

Rodney Harrison and John Schofield

Abstract

After Modernity summarizes archaeological approaches to the contemporary past, and suggests a new agenda for the archaeology of late modern societies. The principal focus is the archaeology of developed, de-industrialized societies during the second half of the twentieth century and the beginning of the twenty-first. This period encompasses the end of the Cold War and the beginning of the 'internet age', a period which sits firmly within what we would recognize to be a period of 'lived and living memory'. Rodney Harrison and John Schofield explore how archaeology can inform the study of this t ... More

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Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9780199548071
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199548071.001.0001

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Rodney Harrison, author

John Schofield, author

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Part I Surveying the Field: The Development of an Archaeology of the Recent and Contemporary Past

Part II Archaeological Approaches to Late Modern Societies

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