How STOP started: Early approaches to the metal detecting community by archaeologists and others
Thomas, S. (2012), ‘How STOP started: Early approaches to the metal detecting community by archaeologists and others’, in Moshenska, G., and Dhanjal, S. (eds.) Community Archaeology: Themes, Methods and Practices, (Oxford and Oakville: Oxbow Books), 42-57.
This Chapter examines a key segment of the history of relationships between archaeologists and metal-detector users in the UK (the late 1970s and early 1980s), within the context of community archaeology and community engagement.