The Lost Boys of Zeta Psi

A Historical Archaeology of Masculinity in a University Fraternity

Author: Laurie A. Wilkie

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520260597

Category: Education

Page: 343

View: 6209

"Laurie Wilkie is making an important statement about the culture of fraternities, saving them from uncritical celebration on the one hand and the '"Animal House"' image on the other. She has given us a fascinating case study in the value and importance of the archaeology of the recent past."--Matthew Johnson, author of "Ideas of Landscape" "A fresh look at fraternity life, offering a nuanced view of its social benefits and shortcomings. This is an insightful and innovative interdisciplinary contribution to the emergent field of contemporary archaeology as well as to masculinity studies."--Mary Beaudry, author of "Findings: The Material Culture of Needlework and Sewing"

Journal of Northwest Anthropology

Volume 48 Number 2

Author: Darby C. Stapp

Publisher: Northwest Anthropology


Category: Social Science

Page: 114

View: 8017

Modeling Precontact Land-Use in The Dalles: Site Types, Assemblage Structure, and Data Adequacy - Paul S. Solimano and Daniel M. Gilmour Stone Rings in the Umatilla National Forest, Southeastern Washington - R. Lee Lyman, Matthew T. Boulanger, and Dave N. Schmitt Insights on Adaptive Capacity: Three Indigenous Pacific Northwest Historical Narratives - Benedict J. Colombi and Courtland L. Smith At the Intersection of Orphaned Collections and Civic Engagement - Kali D.V. Oliver Public Archaeology in the West: A Case Study from Boise, Idaho - Mark Warner, Tracy Schwartz, Stacey Camp, Jessica Goodwin, Amanda Bielmann, and Tim Mace

Archaeological Theory Today

Author: Ian Hodder

Publisher: Polity

ISBN: 0745653073

Category: History

Page: 347

View: 7589

This title brings together some of the major exponents and innovators in the discipline to introduce their individual areas of specialism. It summarizes the latest developments in the field and looks to the future of the discipline.

Scholarly Pursuits

A Victorian San Francisco Mystery

Author: M. Louisa Locke

Publisher: M. Louisa Locke


Category: Fiction

Page: 388

View: 2828

“Something is rotten in the state of Berkeley” --1881 Blue and Gold Yearbook, University of California: Berkeley In Scholarly Pursuits, the sixth full-length novel in the USA Today best-selling Victorian San Francisco mystery series, Locke explores life on the University of California: Berkeley campus in 1881, where Laura and her friends face the remarkably modern problems of fraternity hazings, fraught romantic relationships, and fractious faculty politics. While Annie and Nate Dawson and friends and family in the O’Farrell Street boardinghouse await a blessed event, Laura Dawson finds herself investigating why a young Berkeley student dropped out of school in the fall of 1880. No one, including her friend Seth Timmons, thinks this is a good idea, since she is juggling a full course load with a part-time job, but she can’t let the question of what happened to her friend go unanswered. Not when it means that other young women might be in danger. This cozy historical mystery of romantic suspense is set in the period immediately after the fifth book in the series, Pilfered Promises, and two novellas, Kathleen Catches a Killer and Dandy Delivers. However, it can be read as a stand-alone.

Archaeological Theory

An Introduction

Author: Matthew Johnson

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 111847502X

Category: Social Science

Page: 400

View: 716

A lively and accessible introduction to themes and debates in archaeological theory for students of all levels Archaeological Theory is a relatable, accessible, reader-friendly first step into the world of theory for archaeology students. Recognizing that many students shy away from the study of theory for fear that the material is too difficult or obscure, Archaeological Theory maintains that any student can develop an understanding of theory and that a knowledge of theory will lead to better practice. As one of the leading texts for introductory courses in archaeology and archaeological theory, it has provided many students with the essential foundation for a complete education in the discipline. With a focus on clarifying the history and development of archaeological theory, this valuable text serves as a roadmap to the different schools of theory in archaeology, clarifying the foundations of these schools of thought, the relationships between them, and the ideas that distinguish each from the other. Students will also learn about the relationship between archaeology and cultural and political developments, the origins of New and ‘post-processual’ archaeology, and current issues shaping the field. Written in a clear and informal style and incorporating examples, cartoons, and dialogues, this text provides an ideal introduction for students at all levels. The revised third edition has been updated with new and revised chapters and an expanded glossary and bibliography, as well as new readings to guide further study. Engages readers with informal and easy-to-understand prose, as well as examples, cartoons, and informal dialogues Prepares students to understand complex topics and current and perennial issues in the field such as epistemology, agency, and materiality in the context of archaeological practice Discusses current developments in associated disciplines New and revised chapters on the material turn, politics and other issues, and an expanded glossary and bibliography with updated reading suggestions Offers expanded coverage of materiality, cultural-historical archaeology, evolutionary theory, and the work of scholars of diverse backgrounds and specializations Engaging and illuminating, Archaeological Theory is an indispensable resource for undergraduate and graduate students in archaeology and related disciplines.

The Mind of the Child

Observations concerning the mental development of the human being in the first years of life

Author: William T. Preyer,Henry W Brown

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783742896698


Page: 368

View: 8997

The Mind of the Child - Observations concerning the mental development of the human being in the first years of life ist ein unveranderter, hochwertiger Nachdruck der Originalausgabe aus dem Jahr 1890. Hansebooks ist Herausgeber von Literatur zu unterschiedlichen Themengebieten wie Forschung und Wissenschaft, Reisen und Expeditionen, Kochen und Ernahrung, Medizin und weiteren Genres.Der Schwerpunkt des Verlages liegt auf dem Erhalt historischer Literatur.Viele Werke historischer Schriftsteller und Wissenschaftler sind heute nur noch als Antiquitaten erhaltlich. Hansebooks verlegt diese Bucher neu und tragt damit zum Erhalt selten gewordener Literatur und historischem Wissen auch fur die Zukunft bei."

De magia

Author: Apuleius

Publisher: N.A


Category: Magic

Page: 376

View: 1447

Liebe und Mathematik

Im Herzen einer verborgenen Wirklichkeit

Author: Edward Frenkel

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662434210

Category: Mathematics

Page: 317

View: 2680


Author: Hermann Gunkel

Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

ISBN: 3525516517

Category: Bible

Page: 527

View: 2012

Das Dunkle Erbe

Author: Bettina Muenster

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781541093270


Page: 312

View: 8953

Die Wahl - New Yorkerin Emily Watson erf�hrt durch einen Anruf vom Tod ihrer Mutter. Sofort reist sie in ihre englische Heimat, um die Bestattung sowie den Verkauf ihres Elternhauses in die Wege zu leiten.Ein letzter Brief der Mutter gibt ihr allerdings R�tsel auf und treibt sie beinahe zur Verzweiflung: Ein dunkles Familiengeheimnis, durch das im Laufe der Jahre alle Verwandten auf mysteri�se Art umgekommen sind, muss enth�llt werden.Auf der Suche nach der Wahrheit st��t Emily auf das Volk der Vampire. Ihr Schicksal nimmt eine ungeahnte Wendung, als sie dem attraktiven Stammesf�hrer Roy gegen�bersteht, der ihre Hilfe zur Bek�mpfung einer Organisation, die die Vampire ausl�schen will, erzwingt.Was als Erpressung beginnt, endet schlie�lich in einem Strudel von Gef�hlen, und Emily steht unvermittelt der schwersten Entscheidung ihres Lebens gegen�ber ...