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Archaeological Fantasies: How…
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Archaeological Fantasies: How Pseudoarchaeology Misrepresents the Past and…

by Garrett G. Fagan (Editor)

Other authors: Bettina Arnold (Contributor), Kenneth L. Feder (Contributor), Nic Flemming (Contributor), Christopher Hale (Contributor), Paul Jordan (Contributor)8 more, Peter Kosso (Contributor), Mary Lefkowitz (Contributor), Norman Levitt (Contributor), Katherine Reece (Contributor), Colin Renfrew (Foreword), Alan D. Sokal (Contributor), David L. Webster (Contributor), Michael Witzel (Contributor)

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Arnold, BettinaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Feder, Kenneth L.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Flemming, NicContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hale, ChristopherContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jordan, PaulContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kosso, PeterContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lefkowitz, MaryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Levitt, NormanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Reece, KatherineContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Renfrew, ColinForewordsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sokal, Alan D.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Webster, David L.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0415305934, Paperback)

This edited volume examines the phenomenon of pseudoarchaeology from a variety of perspectives. The engaging and stimulating essays, written by a diverse group of scholars, scientists and writers, explore issues including:

the differences between real and pseudoarchaeology pseudoarchaeology's increasing popularity and how the media, especially TV, has contributed to this the warping of genuine archaeology to fit national and other agendas pseudoarchaeology's potential risk to the genuine academic field of archaeology.

Including case studies such as the supposedly mystical Maya, Nazi pseudoarchaeology, ancient pseudohistory in modern India, and surveys of esoteric Egypt, this fascinating text will appeal to students of archaeology and ancient history as well as being of interest to the general reader.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:07:06 -0400)

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