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By Stephen Leach

ISBN-10: 1629581380

ISBN-13: 9781629581385

either the paintings and the lifetime of Leo S. Klejn, Russia’s leading archaeological theorist, stay normally unrecognized by means of Western students. previously. during this biography and precis of his paintings, Stephen Leach outlines Klejn’s wide-ranging theoretical contributions at the position and nature of archaeology. The e-book details-Klejn’s different paintings on ethnogenesis, migration, Homeric experiences, pagan Slavic faith, homosexuality, and the background of archaeology;-his existence demanding situations as a Russian Jewish student, jailed for homosexuality by way of the KGB and for his demanding situations to Marxist dogma;-his key contributions to theoretical archaeology and, specifically, Klejn’s comparisons among archaeologists and forensic scientists.

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