The place of agency theory in the interpretation of archaeological data

Abdulmalik, Abdulmalik Abdulrahman ORCID: and Ebbah, Emmanuel (2021) The place of agency theory in the interpretation of archaeological data. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 13 (6). pp. 1-7. ISSN 1021-3197

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The beauty of every archaeological investigation is the interpretation of the past through material remains. Among the principles and theories for archaeological interpretation is Agency. Agency is a principle used to explain and resolve issue in the relationship between environment and human. This is just all about putting people back in the past and the relationship between them (humans); consequences of their action and their environment. This paper is a review of the concept of Agency from general perspective to archaeological interpretation; highlighted the themes of archaeological agency; and as well as the significances of Agency Theory in Archaeological interpretation.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: agency,interpretation,sociology,archaeology,anthropology,social science,theory,arts and humanities(all) ,/dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/1200
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Date Deposited: 18 Oct 2023 00:41
Last Modified: 18 Oct 2023 00:41


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