Archaeologies of Sexuality by Robert A. Schmidt, Barbara L. Voss

By Robert A. Schmidt, Barbara L. Voss

Archaeologies of Sexuality is a well timed and pioneering paintings. It offers a robust, different physique of scholarship which pulls on destinations as different as medieval England, the traditional Maya kingdoms, New nation Egypt, prehistoric Europe, and convict-era Australia, demonstrating the demanding situations and rewards of integrating the research of intercourse and sexuality inside archaeology.

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Colomina, B. (1992) ‘Sexuality and Space’, in Princeton Papers on Architecture, Princeton: Princeton Architectural Press. Conkey, M. W. (1991) ‘Contexts of Action, Contexts for Power: Material Culture and Gender in the Magdalenian’, in J. M. Gero and M. W. Conkey (eds) Engendering Archaeology: Women and Prehistory, Oxford: Blackwell. Conkey, M. W. and J. M. Gero (1991) ‘Tensions, Pluralities, and Engendering Archaeology: An Introduction to Women and Prehistory’, in J. M. Gero and M. W. Conkey (eds) Engendering Archaeology: Women and Prehistory, 3–30, Oxford: Blackwell.

Abelove, M. A. Barale and D. Halpern (eds) The Lesbian and Gay Studies Reader, 307–320, New York: Routledge. Bynum, V. E. (1992) Unruly Women: The Politics of Social and Sexual Control in the Old South, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 20 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 3011 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 4011 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 118 Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 20 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 401 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 118 Callender, C. and L. M. Kochems (1983) ‘The North American Berdache’, Current Anthropology, 24: 443–56.

Voss and Robert A. Schmidt that archaeologists will find productive interdisciplinary connections outside of the historical, anthropological, and material disciplines reviewed here. The central point of this interdisciplinary survey is that archaeologists are not alone in attempting to use fragmentary data to investigate sexuality. Theories and methods from other fields may aid us in navigating the particular obstacles and bodies of data which archaeological projects on sexuality are likely to encounter.

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