New PDF release: A Russian Perspective on Theoretical Archaeology: The Life

By Stephen Leach

ISBN-10: 1629581380

ISBN-13: 9781629581385

either the paintings and the lifetime of Leo S. Klejn, Russia’s finest archaeological theorist, stay more often than not unrecognized via Western students. in the past. during this biography and precis of his paintings, Stephen Leach outlines Klejn’s wide-ranging theoretical contributions at the position and nature of archaeology. The ebook details-Klejn’s different paintings on ethnogenesis, migration, Homeric stories, pagan Slavic faith, homosexuality, and the historical past of archaeology;-his existence demanding situations as a Russian Jewish pupil, jailed for homosexuality by way of the KGB and for his demanding situations to Marxist dogma;-his key contributions to theoretical archaeology and, specifically, Klejn’s comparisons among archaeologists and forensic scientists.

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Either the paintings and the lifetime of Leo S. Klejn, Russia’s top-rated archaeological theorist, stay quite often unrecognized by way of Western students. earlier. during this biography and precis of his paintings, Stephen Leach outlines Klejn’s wide-ranging theoretical contributions at the position and nature of archaeology.

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