Anthropological Archaeology in The Americas

21st Century Democracy Promotion in the Americas  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 17, 2017
21st Century Democracy Promotion in the Americas

Jorge Heine, "21st Century Democracy Promotion in the Americas"
2014 | ISBN-10: 0415626374, 0415626366 | 208 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Heritage and Archaeology in the DigitalAge: Acquisition, Curation, and Dissemination of Spatial Cultural Heritage Data

Heritage and Archaeology in the DigitalAge: Acquisition, Curation, and Dissemination of Spatial Cultural Heritage Data By Matthew L. Vincent
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 209 Pages | ISBN : 3319653695 | 25.63 MB

This book examines how computer-based programs can be used to acquire ‘big’ digital cultural heritage data, curate, and disseminate it over the Internet and in 3D visualization platforms with the ultimate goal of creating long-lasting “digital heritage repositories.’ The organization of the book reflects the essence of new technologies applied to cultural heritage and archaeology.
Legacies of Occupation: Heritage, Memory and Archaeology in the Channel Islands (Repost)

Legacies of Occupation: Heritage, Memory and Archaeology in the Channel Islands By Gillian Carr
2014 | 311 Pages | ISBN: 3319034065 | PDF | 6 MB

Black Rice: The African Origins of Rice Cultivation in the Americas  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Sept. 22, 2017
Black Rice: The African Origins of Rice Cultivation in the Americas

Dr. Judith A. Carney, "Black Rice: The African Origins of Rice Cultivation in the Americas"
2001 | pages: 258 | ISBN: 0674004523 | PDF | 1,1 mb
The Black Social Economy in the Americas: Exploring Diverse Community-Based Markets (Perspectives from Social Economics)

The Black Social Economy in the Americas: Exploring Diverse Community-Based Markets (Perspectives from Social Economics) by Caroline Shenaz Hossein
English | 23 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 1137602783 | 230 Pages | PDF | 2.39 MB

This pioneering book explores the meaning of the term “Black social economy,” a self-help sector that remains autonomous from the state and business sectors. With the Western Hemisphere’s ignoble history of enslavement and violence towards African peoples,
Legacies of Space and Intangible Heritage: Archaeology, Ethnohistory, and the Politics of Cultural Continuity in the Americas

Legacies of Space and Intangible Heritage: Archaeology, Ethnohistory, and the Politics of Cultural Continuity in the Americas by Fernando Armstrong-Fumero
English | Mar. 1, 2017 | ISBN: 1607325713 | 259 Pages | PDF | 18 MB

Legacies of Space and Intangible Heritage is an interdisciplinary exploration of the intersections between the study and management of physical sites and the reproduction of intangible cultural legacies. The volume provides nine case studies that explore different ways in which place is mediated by social, political, and ecological processes that have deep historical roots and that continue to affect the politics of heritage management.

Compassionate Migration and Regional Policy in the Americas [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at June 6, 2017
Compassionate Migration and Regional Policy in the Americas [Repost]

Compassionate Migration and Regional Policy in the Americas by Steven W. Bender
English | 26 May 2017 | ISBN: 1137550732 | 318 Pages | PDF | 14.73 MB

This book explores the contested notion of compassionate migration in its discourse and practice. In the context of today's migration patterns within the Americas, compassionate migration can play a fundamental role in responding to the hardships that many migrants suffer before, during, and after their journeys.
Cohabitation and Marriage in the Americas: Geo-historical Legacies and New Trends

Cohabitation and Marriage in the Americas: Geo-historical Legacies and New Trends by Albert Esteve, Ron J. Lesthaeghe
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319314408 | 291 Pages | PDF | 12.1 MB

This open access book presents an innovative study of the rise of unmarried cohabitation in the Americas, from Canada to Argentina.
Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas, 15th Anniversary Edition

Sylviane A. Diouf, "Servants of Allah: African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas, 15th Anniversary Edition"
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1479847119 | PDF | pages: 352 | 4.0 mb
Landscapes of Origin in the Americas: Creation Narratives Linking Ancient Places and Present Communities

Landscapes of Origin in the Americas: Creation Narratives Linking Ancient Places and Present Communities by Dr. Jessica Joyce Christie and Merideth Paxton
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0817316736, 081735560X | 280 pages | PDF | 1,8 MB