Pushing the Limits: Disaster Archaeology, Archaeodisasters and Humans

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About the author:
Amanda Laoupi, born August 19, 1968, is the founder of the interdisciplinary field of Disaster Archaeology. She has a PhD in Environmental Archaeology (Summa cum Laude) from National and Kapodistrian University in Athens and has done post-doctoral work in Earth Sciences and Environmental Studies. She has an MSc in Environmental Protection and Management. She has worked for the Goulandris Museum of Natural History and for the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) - Center for the Assessment of Natural Hazards and Proactive Planning, as an associate researcher.

Pushing the Limits: Disaster Archaeology, Archaeodisasters and Humans
 

Authored by Amanda Laoupi

Amanda Laoupi's PUSHING THE LIMITS is a gold mine for researchers trying to unravel myriads of un-solved enigmas in natural and human history.
Gunnar Heinsohn (August 7, 2016)

Changes, crises, disasters, collapse... Such is the story of Humanity. This book focuses on merging all disciplines, perspectives, theories, aspects and applications of disaster sciences within their spacio-temporal framework into one major scientific field, Disaster Archaeology. A science of the non-limit experience of the Biosphere. From mosquito bites to asteroid impacts. From Forensic scientific fields to Earth Sciences and the Humanities, from Environmental and Landscape Archaeology to Public and Salvage Archaeology, from Disaster Mythology and Astrology to Eco-Anthropology and Disaster & Anarchist Anthropology , from Shock Doctrine and Black Swan Theory to Dragon Kings...


Publication Date:
2016-06-27
ISBN/EAN13:
1603770933 / 9781603770934
Page Count:
592
Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
6" x 9"
Language:
English
Color:
Black and White
Related Categories:
History / Ancient / General




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