Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology - 2014

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Mendeley readership by country

This book has 973 Mendeley readers (combined total for all chapters).
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Country %
United States 93 10%
United Kingdom 45 5%
Spain 30 3%
Argentina 18 2%
Netherlands 18 2%
Belgium 15 2%
Portugal 15 2%
Italy 12 1%
Mexico 12 1%
China 12 1%
Other 117 12%
Unknown 586 60%

Mendeley readership by discipline

Discipline %
Arts and Humanities 335 34%
Social Sciences 318 33%
Unspecified 63 6%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 57 6%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 34 3%
Other 165 17%
Unknown 1 0%

Mendeley readership by professional status

Professional status %
Student > Ph. D. Student 269 28%
Student > Master 209 21%
Researcher 107 11%
Professor > Associate Professor 81 8%
Student > Bachelor 72 7%
Other 234 24%
Unknown 1 0%

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  • "Entries are well illustrated with colour photographs, diagrams, plans, graphs and tables, and each is concluded with cross-references and generous, up-to-dare bibliographies divided into text references and further reading. … The involvement of more than the usual English-language cohort of contributors definitely gives this encyclopedia a special character and strengthens its international credentials. … It is particularly strong on cultural relevance and issues of contemporary concern such as ethics and repatriation … ."

    Chris Scarre and Robert Witcher, Antiquity, Vol. 89 (343), February, 2015
  • "It can be continually updated as new information comes to light, supplementing the printed set, and giving it the opportunity to become, perhaps, the definitive reference work in the field of archaeology. … It is an ideal resource for academics and scholars and should be recommended to anyone studying the discipline of archaeology."

    Louise Ellis-Barrett, Reference Reviews, Vol. 29 (1), 2015