Archaeologies of the British: Explorations of Identity in by Susan Lawrence

By Susan Lawrence

Beginning with the early English colonisation of eire and Virginia, the foreign variety of participants in Archaeology of the British examine the interaction of gadgets and identification in Scotland and Wales, neighborhood England, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Cyprus, and Sri Lanka.

Informed through advancements in old archaeology and via postcolonial scholarship, the case-studies during this quantity examine the colonists themselves. The facts attracts upon contains vernacular structure, landscapes, and items of daily life.

Archaeologies of the British makes it transparent that Britishness hasn't ever been a set entity, and that fabric tradition can problem historic and modern understandings of Britishness.

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