The University of Sheffield
Department of Archaeology

Subjects/methods: Social Archaeology & Archaeology of Identity

This broad research theme includes a range of interdisciplinary approaches to understanding social structures and cultural processes in past populations. Studies of social identity include the construction of gender and age distinctions, the emergence of social stratification and class, the role of text and image in constructing and controlling social action, and the appropriate of material culture in the establishment of political power.

Academic StaffSocial Archaeology & Archaeology of Identity

John Barrett

John Bennet

Maureen Carroll

Dawn Hadley

Bob Johnston

John Moreland

Jane Rempel

Susan Sherratt

Hugh Willmott

Other Staff

John Collis

Research Training Programmes

MA Archaeology

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