Gender and Archaeology: Contesting the Past

Forside
Taylor & Francis, 4. jan. 2002 - 208 sider
Gender and Archaeology is the first volume to critically review the development of this now key topic internationally, across a range of periods and material culture. ^l Roberta Gilchrist explores the significance of the feminist epistemologies. She shows the unique perspective that gender archaeology can bring to bear on issues such as division of labour and the life course. She examines issues of sexuality, and the embodiment of sexual identity. A substantial case study of gender space and metaphor in the medieval English castle is used to draw together and illustrate these issues.

Hva folk mener - Skriv en omtale

Vi har ikke funnet noen omtaler på noen av de vanlige stedene.

Andre utgaver - Vis alle

Om forfatteren (2002)

Roberta Gilchrist is a professor of Archaeology at the University of Reading and a fellow of the British Academy. Her publications include Gender and Material Culture: the Archaeology of Religious Women (1994) and Gender and Archaeology: Contesting the Past (1999).

Bibliografisk informasjon