Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Social archaeologies of trade and exchange : exploring relationships among people, places, and things / Alexander A. Bauer, Anna S. Agbe-Davies, editors
Published Walnut Creek, Calif. : Left Coast Press, [2010]
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription Collection    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (236 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Rethinking trade as a social activity : an introduction / Anna S. Agbe-Davies and Alexander A. Bauer -- Trade and interaction in archaeology / Alexander A. Bauer and Anna S. Agbe-Davies -- Landscapes of circulation in northwest Argentina : the workings of obsidian and ceramics during the first millennium AD / Marisa Lazzari -- Social aspects of the tobacco pipe trade in early colonial Virginia / Anna S. Agbe-Davies -- Arenas of action : trade as power, trade as identity / Kenneth G. Kelly -- Greeks and Phoenicians : perceptions of trade and traders in the early first millennium BC / Susan Sherratt -- Those who were traded : African-Bahamian archaeology and the slave trade / Laurie A. Wilkie and Paul Farnsworth -- Broads, studs, and broken down daddies : the materiality of "playing" in the modern penitentiary / Eleanor Conlin Casella -- Buying a table in Erfelek : socialities of contact and community in the Black Sea region / Owen P. Doonan and Alexander A. Bauer -- Objects, social relations, and cultural motion / Greg Urban
Summary The volume merges traditional archaeological concerns about trade and exchange with more contemporary issues of agency, identity and social meaning
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Commerce -- Social aspects.
Exchange -- Social aspects.
Material culture -- Social aspects.
Social archaeology.
Form Electronic book
Author Agbe-Davies, Anna.
Bauer, Alexander A.
LC no. 2010006395
ISBN 1598747118 (electronic bk.)
9781598747119 (electronic bk.)