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Author Sanders, Karin, 1952-

Title Bodies in the bog and the archaeological imagination / Karin Sanders.

Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  936 SAND    AVAILABLE
Physical description xx, 317 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction. Remarkable Remains -- 1. Nature's Own Darkroom -- 2. The Archaeological Uncanny -- 3. Uses and Abuses: Bog Body Politics -- 4. Erotic Digging -- 5. Bog Body Art -- 6. Museum Thresholds and the Ethics of Display -- 7. Making Faces -- Postscript: Frozen Time and Material Metaphors.
Subject Bog bodies -- Europe.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Europe.
Water-saturated sites (Archaeology) -- Europe.
Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Europe.
Europe -- Antiquities.
ISBN 9780226734040 (cloth : alkaline paper)
0226734048 (cloth : alkaline paper)

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