The Social Archaeology of Houses

ISBN 13: 9780748602902

The Social Archaeology of Houses

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This book deals with the problems encountered by archaeologists reconstructing social history from domestic architecture. Faced with often little more than the remains of foundations and at best "mute" houses, archaeologists have adopted social theories drawn from architects and sociologists. These theories are applied in a series of case studies which cover examples taken from ancient to modern housing. All the main schools of social theory are covered, including feminism, marxism, structuralism and structuration theory, and the influential ideas in architectural theory developed by Henry Glassie, Bill Hillier and Julienne Hanson are also explored.

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Published by Edinburgh University Press (1992)
ISBN 10: 0748602909 ISBN 13: 9780748602902
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