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V. Gordon Childe and the vocabulary of revolutionary change

  • Kevin Greene (a1)
Abstract

Because Childe wrote extensively for non-archaeologists and the public his Neolithic and Urban Revolutions have continued to influence historians in general — and historians of technology in particular — into the 1990s. This paper examines their influence, while noting significant changes in Childe's terminology and use of analogy between 1928 and 1957.

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