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'Worlds Otherwise': Archaeology, Anthropology, and Ontological Difference (with Severin Fowles, Martin Holbraad, Yvonne Marshall, and Christopher Witmore), Current Anthropology (2011)

The debate concerning ontology is heating up in the social sciences. How is this impacting...

 

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Animating Archaeology: Local Theories and Conceptually Open-Ended Methodologies (with Yvonne Marshall), Cambridge Archaeological Journal (2009)

Animists’ theories of matter must be given equivalence at the level of theory if we...

 

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Introduction, Animating Archaeology: of subjects, objects and alternative ontologies., Cambridge Archaeological Journal (2009)

In the early days of anthropology, indigenous concepts of animating essences and the cross-cutting nature...

 

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Destabilizing meaning in anthropomorphic forms from Northwest Argentina (with T Bray), Journal of Iberian Archaeology (2006)

A recent advert for modern furniture by Cassina asks, “Why do we fall in love...

 

Bodies in Prehistory: Beyond the Sex/Gender Split, Global Archaeological Theory (2005)

My paper is about the theorizing of bodies in archaeology. Bodies are an important archaeological...

 

Books

Archaeology After Interpretation, FSU Bookshelf (2013)

A new generation of archaeologists has thrown down a challenge to post-processual theory, arguing that...

 

Archaeology in Latin America (with Gustavo Politis), FSU Bookshelf (1999)

This pioneering and comprehensive survey is the first overview of current themes in Latin American...