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Cosmopolitan archaeologies

Author: Lynn Meskell
Publisher: Durham ; London : Duke University Press, [2009]
Series: Knowledge Unlatched Backlist Collection 2016 : Archaeology
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A collection exploring the implications of applying the cosmopolitan ideals of obligations to others and respect for cultural difference to archaeological practice.


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Cosmopolitan archaeologies
Durham : Duke University Press, 2009
296 S.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lynn Meskell
ISBN: 9780822344322 0822344327
OCLC Number: 1002914572
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (296 Seiten) : Illustrationen.
Contents: Introduction: Cosmopolitan Heritage Ethics / Lynn Meskell 11. Young and Free: The Australian Past in a Global Future / Jane Lydon 282. Strangers and Brothers? Heritage, Human Rights, and Cosmopolitan Archaeology in Oceania / Ian Lilley 483. Archaeology and the Fortress of Rationality / Denis Byrne 684. the Nature of Culture in Kruger National Park / Lynn Meskell 895. Vernacular Cosmopolitanism: An Archaeological Critique of Universalistic Reason / Alfredo Gonzalez-Ruibal 1136. The Archaeologist as a World Citizen: On the Morals of Heritage Preservation and Destruction / Chip Colwell-Chanthaphonh 1407. "Time's Wheel Runs Back": Conversations the the Middle Eastern Past / Sandra Arnold Scham 1668. Mavili's Voice / Ian Hodder 1849. "Walking Around Like They Own the Place": Quotidian Cosmopolitanism at a Maya and World Heritage Archaeological Site / Lisa Breglia 20510. Translating Ecuadorian Modernities: Pre-Hispanic Archaeology and the Reproduction of Global Difference / O. Hugo Benavides 228Bibliography 249Contributors 285Index 289
Series Title: Knowledge Unlatched Backlist Collection 2016 : Archaeology
Responsibility: Lynn Meskell, editor.


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