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inHabit: archaeologists, architects and objects

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This paper seeks to outline the tension between the idea of home and its material expression. The argument moves from the ways in which archaeologists have moved from narrative descriptions of the home to the household as an economic unit and shows how this has reflected changing interests in the discipline as a whole. The discussion then turns to architecture's view buildings as agents of social transformation and the expression of domestic life, and in particular the way in which the conten...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3726/b11432

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
School of Archaeology
Sub department:
Archaeology Institute
Role:
Author, Editor

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Editor
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Editor
Publisher:
Peter Lang Publisher's website
Pages:
21-36
Series:
Cultural Interactions: Studies in the Relationship between the Arts
Host title:
InHabit: People, Places and Possessions
Publication date:
2016-12-23
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pubs:646402
UUID:
uuid:1b6b7e1c-13f2-4626-8dd0-dde7c0f9d035
Local pid:
pubs:646402
Deposit date:
2016-09-27

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