Indigenous Archaeologies: A Reader on Decolonization

Left Coast PressSKU: 9781598743739

Author:
Bruchac, Margaret M.|Hart, Siobhan M.|Wobst, H. Martin
Grade Levels:
College, University
Nation:
Aborigines, Maori, Maya, Mi'kmaq, Multiple Nations, Pequot, Sami
Book Type:
PB
Pages:
435
Publisher:
Left Coast Press
Copyright Data:
2010

Price:
Sale price$76.85

Description

Indigenous Archaeologies: A Reader on Decolonization is a comprehensive collection of essays about the growing field of collaborative and Indigenous-directed archaeological projects worldwide. This book sponsored by the World Archaeological Congress offers interested readers an overview of the ground-breaking work occurring in Oceania, North America, Mesoamerica and South America, Africa, Asia, and Europe. The book contains 50 essays from leading Indigenous and non-Indigenous scholars such as Linda Tuhiwai Smith, Margaret Bruchac, Larry Zimmerman, Davina Two Bears, Tara Million and Avexnim Cojti Ren. Major topics include: decolonizing methodologies; archaeology as social practice and lived experience; political dimensions of cultural heritage; intersections among archaeological theories and Indigenous histories; differing ways of knowing the past; and complications among local and global concerns. Recommended.

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