Brand new research on the most important cultures of ancient America, based on the most recent studies and the splendid finds from the Ceramics Museum in Faenza and other Italian museums.
This book collects together data concerning copper alloy vessels from Roman Britain and relates this evidence to prevailing theories of consumption, identity and culture change in Britain during this time.
Colour permeates contemporary visual and material culture and affects our senses beyond the superficial encounter by infiltrating our perceptions and memories and becoming deeply rooted in thought processes that categorize and divide along culturally constructed lines.
Most theories of material culture, transnationalism, and globalization have failed to incorporate a focus on emotions even... Læs mere
This book examines how collective memory and material culture are used to support present political and ideological needs in contemporary society. Using the memorialization of the Troubles in contemporary Northern Ireland as a case study...