The Current State and Future Prospects of Theory in European Post-Medieval Archaeology

  • Paul Courtney

When the present writer wished to study postmedieval archaeology at university in the 1970s, he found that there were no courses available in Britain. During the last decade, most of the larger British archaeology departments have acquired a specialist in this period.


Material Culture Historical Archaeology European Economic Community Idealist Philosophy Vernacular Architecture 
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I am grateful to Yolanda Courtney, Deirdre O’Sullivan, Michiel Bartels, Mark Pluciennik, Marco Milanese, Neil Christie, Ian Whitbread, David Barker, and Audrey Horning for comments, discussion, or loan of books and to the editors for their suggestions and hard work.


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