Books For Review

The Canadian Journal of Archaeology publishes reviews of books dealing with any aspect of Canadian archaeology or by Canadian archaeologists, books on other areas that would be of interest to a considerable number of Canadian archaeologists, and books of general interest dealing with archaeological issues, theory, or methods. Members interested in doing reviews should check the CJA submission website occasionally, as the list of books available will be updated periodically. Contact the book review editor (Ken Holyoke) at bookrevieweditor@canadianarchaeology.com with requests (including requests for additional new titles not listed) or questions. To request a book for review, please see the instructions below. Check recent issues of the journal, as well as the Guidelines for Authors, for organization and format. Reviewers should plan to complete and submit their reviews within a maximum of six months to allow for timely publication in the journal.

Le Journal canadien d'archéologie publie des comptes rendus de livres qui portent sur tout aspect de l'archéologie canadienne ou d'archéologie par des Canadiens, des livres sur d'autres régions qui seraient d'intérêt aux archéologues canadiens et des livres plus généraux traitant de thèmes archéologiques, de théorie ou de méthodes.  Les membres souhaitant rédiger des comptes rendus devraient vérifier de temps à autre la section des propositions d’articles du site Internet du JCA, car la liste des livres disponibles sera remise régulièrement à jour. Pour demander un livre pour compte rendu, veuillez suivre les instructions ci-dessous. Veuillez contacter à cette adresse (bookrevieweditor@canadianarchaeology.com) le rédacteur des comptes rendus (Ken Holyoke) pour toute question ou demande (y compris pour demander que l’on ajoute des titres ne figurant pas sur la liste).  Consultez les derniers numéros du Journal, ainsi que les instructions aux auteurs, pour la présentation et les normes d’édition. Les auteurs de comptes rendus devraient soumettre leurs textes dans un délai de 6 mois afin de permettre son inclusion dans le Journal à l'intérieur d'un délai raisonnable.

To request a book for review:

  • Register as an author with this journal.
  • Log in as an author.
  • Click on the request link that corresponds to the book of interest.


 
Violence and Inequality: An Archaeological History

Violence and Inequality: An Archaeological History

Edited By Thomas P. Leppard, Sarah C. Murray

2023 | University Press of Colorado
Copy Available: No

Violence and Inequality explores the deep-time archaeological relationship between violence and inequality, focusing on prehistoric archaeology’s contribution to the understanding of the human dynamics among coercive force, aggression, an ...

 
 
Archaeology and the Indigenous People of the Maritimes

Archaeology and the Indigenous People of the Maritimes

By Michael Deal

2023 | Memorial University Press
Copy Available: No

In recent decades, the development of Indigenous Archaeology has prompted a shift in how non-Indigenous archaeologists approach the archaeological record, moving toward the inclusion of Indigenous reconstructions of precontact history communicated th ...
 
 
Nubia: Lost Civilizations

Nubia: Lost Civilizations

By Sarah M. Schellinger

2022 | Reaktion Books
Copy Available: No

Nubia, the often-overlooked southern neighbor of Egypt, has been home to groups of vibrant and adaptive peoples for millennia. This book explores the Nubians’ religious, social, economic, and cultural histories, from their nomadic origins during the ...
 
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