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- DescriptionA brief, lively introductory archaeology textbook that teaches the basic principles of the field through an excavation and analysis of New Orleans Mardi Gras parades and the beads thrown there.
- Author BiographyLaurie A. Wilkie is an historical archaeologist who completed her undergraduate work at Syracuse University and her MA and PhD at UCLA. She taught in southern Louisiana, where she has began her research on Mardi Gras celebrations, a project that has stretched over two decades. She joined the faculty at the University of California, Berkeley in 1995. Wilkie is author of Creating Freedom (LSU Press: 2000), The Archaeology of Mothering (Routledge: 2003), Sampling Many Pots (with Paul Farnsworth, University of Florida Press: 2005), and the The Lost Boys of Zeta Psi (University of California Press: 2010). Her books have twice won James Deetz Book Award from the Society for Historical Archaeology, as well as the James Mooney Book Award from the Society of Southern Anthropology, and honourable mention for the Victor Turner Ethnographic Writing prize.
- Author(s)Laurie A. Wilkie
- PublisherLeft Coast Press Inc
- Date of Publication30/04/2014
- Place of PublicationWalnut Creek
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintLeft Coast Press Inc
- Content Noteblack & white illustrations, black & white tables, frontispiece, figures
- Weight890 g
- Width178 mm
- Height254 mm
- Spine25 mm
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