Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Altimira Press

"AltaMira Press is evolving with the fields of Anthropology, Archaeology, Food Studies, and Museum Studies, with the mission to publish the best scholarship today on topics that matter to academics, students, professionals, and the general public."

Fields of Study

  • Collections: A Journal for Museum and Archives Professionals
    •  "a multi-disciplinary journal for all aspects of handling, preserving, researching, and organizing collections. Practitioners, academics, students, and others turn to the journal for professional guidance, case studies, conference proceedings, reviews, and commentary of relevance to collections professionals in a broad range of fields. The purview of the journal includes living collections, historic and preserved specimens, maps, textiles, cultural property, including historic sites and art, and repositories relating to public and private collections and their associated documentation in Archives and Special Collections"
  • Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology
    • "original peer-reviewed papers on the archaeology of the region between the Appalachian Mountains and the Great Plains, from the Boreal Forests to the Gulf of Mexico, and on closely related subjects...Topics range from the Paleo-Indian period through the nineteenth century, addressing issues such as the cultural, ideological, technological and economic life of the inhabitants of this area, their relationship with the local environment, and the biological and other material manifestations of their presence."
  • American Historical Association
    • Jan. 2-5. Washington, D.C.
  • Archaeological Institute of America
    • Jan 2-5. Chicago, IL.
  • Society for Applied Anthropology
    • March 18-22. Albuquerque, NM
  • American Society for 18th Century Studies
    • March 20-23. Williamsburg, VA.
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