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He has had, through his great intellectual depth and balanced critical vision, an almost unequalled influence in the world of Western archaeology, displaying an extraordinary capacity in organizing studies, promoting theoretical debate and raising awareness of the ethical aspects of the profession of archaeologist.

Colin Renfrew was born in Stockton-on-Tees and studied at the University of Cambridge, where he later became Disney Professor of Archaeology and founder and director of the Mc Donald Institute for Archaeological Research.

A member of various academies in Europe, he has been a Fellow of the British Academy since 1981 and was created a life peer in 1991.

He holds honorary degrees from the universities of Sheffield, Athens, Southampton, Edinburgh and Liverpool, and has received numerous important international awards and prizes, including the Latsis Prize of the European Science Foundation.

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