Archaeologies of Colonialism: Consumption, Entanglement, and Violence in Ancient Mediterranean France

Michael Dietler (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$41.94
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
September 22, 2015
Pages
480
Dimensions
7.0 X 1.2 X 9.9 inches | 2.45 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520287570
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About the Author

Michael Dietler is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Chicago and the author of Consumption and Colonial Encounters in the Rhone Basin of France.

Reviews

"An important and valuable addition to current studies in postcolonial theory and the colonial phenomenon in the ancient Mediterranean."--Archaeological Review (12/02/2011)
"Recommended."--Choice (06/10/2011)
"Dietler has produced an outstanding work of scholarship that is sophisticated, intelligent, and insightful, and that deserves the close attention of scholars."--Journal Of Interdisciplinary History (11/28/2011)
"Dietler's book is full of interesting . . . insights woven from a particular anthropologically driven perspective."-- (01/01/2012)
"Dazzling. . . . Dietler offers in this utterly captivating study . . . an account of a colonial entanglement like nothing you have ever read."-- (07/01/2011)
"An excellent account."--European Jrnl Of Archaeology (01/03/2013)
"Substantial and highly informative. . . . A detailed study."-- (02/07/2013)