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The Resource Archaeology of Oceania : Australia and the Pacific Islands, edited by Ian Lilley

Archaeology of Oceania : Australia and the Pacific Islands, edited by Ian Lilley

Label
Archaeology of Oceania : Australia and the Pacific Islands
Title
Archaeology of Oceania
Title remainder
Australia and the Pacific Islands
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ian Lilley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Compilation of papers on themes of colonisation, interaction, cultural diversification, environmental change and contemporary politics in the archaeology of Oceania; papers on Australia include: review of the dating of occupation in northern Australia; history the Dreaming in the archaeology of Ngarrabullgan, Kweyunpe and Wardaman rock art ? use of ethnographic analogy; relation of risk, production cost to change in stone technologies in the Holocene; comparison of rock art styles in the Holocene ? Sydney region and Western Desert art; social function of art; prau paintings in the rock art of Groote Eylandt ? role of art in representing cross-cultural interactions with Macassans
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
995
Index
index present
LC call number
DU28
LC item number
.A73 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lilley, Ian
Series statement
Blackwell studies in global archaeology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oceania
  • Australia
  • Islands of the Pacific
Label
Archaeology of Oceania : Australia and the Pacific Islands, edited by Ian Lilley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Archaeology in Oceania : themes and issues / Ian Lilley -- Revisiting the past : changing interpretations of Pleistocene settlement subsistence and demography in Northern Australia / Sue O'Connor and Peter Veth -- Archaeology and the dreaming : towards an archaeology of ontology / Bruno David -- Blunt and to the point : changing technological strategies in Holocene Australia / Peter Hiscock -- Rock art and social identity : a comparison of Holocene graphic systems in arid and fertile environments / Jo Mcdonald and Peter Veth -- Closing the distance : interpreting cross-cultural engagements through indigenous rock art / Anne Clarke and Ursula Frederick -- Archaeology in Melanesia : a case study from the Western Province of the Solomon Islands / Richard Walter and Peter Sheppard -- Envisaging early agriculture in the Highlands of New Guinea / Tim Denham -- Late Pleistocene complexities in the Bismarck Archipelago / Matthew Leavesley -- Life before Lapita : new developments in Melanesia's long-term history / Christina Pavlides -- The first millennium BC in remote Oceania : an alternative perspective on Lapita / Jean-Christophe Galipaud -- Ethnoarchaeology in Polynesia / Eric Conte -- The formation of Hawaiian territories / Thegn Ladefoged and Michael Graves -- Ritual and domestic architecture, sacred places, and images : archaeology in the Marquesas Archipelago, French Polynesia / Sidsel Millerstrom -- The archaeology of the conical clan in Micronesia / Paul Rainbird -- Politics -- What is archaeology for in the Pacific? history and politics in New Caledonia / Christophe Sand, Jacques Bole, and Andre Ouetcho -- Levuka, Fiji : a case study in Pacific Islands heritage management / Anita Smith -- Last words--a few words about archaeology in French Polynesia / Mickaelle-Hinanui Cauchois -- Shaking the pillars / Mark Dugay-Grist -- What is the future of our past? : Papua New Guineans and cultural heritage / Herman Mandui.elyn D. Qui
Control code
000027021318
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 396 p.
Isbn
9780631230823
Lccn
2005011633
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Archaeology of Oceania : Australia and the Pacific Islands, edited by Ian Lilley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Archaeology in Oceania : themes and issues / Ian Lilley -- Revisiting the past : changing interpretations of Pleistocene settlement subsistence and demography in Northern Australia / Sue O'Connor and Peter Veth -- Archaeology and the dreaming : towards an archaeology of ontology / Bruno David -- Blunt and to the point : changing technological strategies in Holocene Australia / Peter Hiscock -- Rock art and social identity : a comparison of Holocene graphic systems in arid and fertile environments / Jo Mcdonald and Peter Veth -- Closing the distance : interpreting cross-cultural engagements through indigenous rock art / Anne Clarke and Ursula Frederick -- Archaeology in Melanesia : a case study from the Western Province of the Solomon Islands / Richard Walter and Peter Sheppard -- Envisaging early agriculture in the Highlands of New Guinea / Tim Denham -- Late Pleistocene complexities in the Bismarck Archipelago / Matthew Leavesley -- Life before Lapita : new developments in Melanesia's long-term history / Christina Pavlides -- The first millennium BC in remote Oceania : an alternative perspective on Lapita / Jean-Christophe Galipaud -- Ethnoarchaeology in Polynesia / Eric Conte -- The formation of Hawaiian territories / Thegn Ladefoged and Michael Graves -- Ritual and domestic architecture, sacred places, and images : archaeology in the Marquesas Archipelago, French Polynesia / Sidsel Millerstrom -- The archaeology of the conical clan in Micronesia / Paul Rainbird -- Politics -- What is archaeology for in the Pacific? history and politics in New Caledonia / Christophe Sand, Jacques Bole, and Andre Ouetcho -- Levuka, Fiji : a case study in Pacific Islands heritage management / Anita Smith -- Last words--a few words about archaeology in French Polynesia / Mickaelle-Hinanui Cauchois -- Shaking the pillars / Mark Dugay-Grist -- What is the future of our past? : Papua New Guineans and cultural heritage / Herman Mandui.elyn D. Qui
Control code
000027021318
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 396 p.
Isbn
9780631230823
Lccn
2005011633
Other physical details
ill., map

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