Archaeology: Politics of Archaeology

  • The Routledge Companion to Indigenous Repatriation: Return, Reconcile, Renew book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Indigenous Repatriation

    Return, Reconcile, Renew, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cressida Fforde, Honor Keeler, C. Timothy McKeown

    This volume brings together Indigenous and non-Indigenous repatriation practitioners and researchers to provide the reader with an international overview of the removal and return of Ancestral Remains. The Ancestral Remains of Indigenous peoples are today housed in museums and other collecting…

    Hardback – 2020-03-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Incorporating Nonbinary Gender into Inuit Archaeology: Oral Testimony and Material Inroads book cover

    Incorporating Nonbinary Gender into Inuit Archaeology

    Oral Testimony and Material Inroads, 1st Edition

    By Meghan Walley

    Incorporating Nonbinary Gender into Inuit Archaeology: Oral Testimony and Material Inroads explores gender diversity in precontact Inuit history. By combining evidence from interviews with re-examinations of previously excavated archaeological collections, it challenges binary narratives and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
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    Archaeology & Indigenous Peoples

  • Trafficking Culture: New Directions in Researching the Global Market in Illicit Antiquities book cover

    Trafficking Culture

    New Directions in Researching the Global Market in Illicit Antiquities, 1st Edition

    By Simon Mackenzie, Neil Brodie, Donna Yates, Christos Tsirogiannis

    Trafficking Culture outlines current research and thinking on the illicit market in antiquities. It moves along the global trafficking chain from ‘source’ to ‘market’, identifying the main roles and routines involved. Using original research, the authors explore the dynamics of this ‘grey’ market,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02
    Routledge

  • Archaeology, Heritage and Ethics in the Western Wall Plaza, Jerusalem: Darkness at the End of the Tunnel book cover

    Archaeology, Heritage and Ethics in the Western Wall Plaza, Jerusalem

    Darkness at the End of the Tunnel, 1st Edition

    By Raz Kletter

    This volume is a critical study of recent archaeology in the Western Wall Plaza area, Jerusalem. Considered one of the holiest places on Earth for Jews and Muslims, it is also a place of controversy, where the State marks ‘our’ remains for preservation and adoration and ‘theirs’ for silencing.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02
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    Copenhagen International Seminar

  • Economies of Destruction: How the systematic destruction of valuables created value in Bronze Age Europe, c. 2300-500 BC book cover

    Economies of Destruction

    How the systematic destruction of valuables created value in Bronze Age Europe, c. 2300-500 BC, 1st Edition

    By David Fontijn

    Why do people destroy objects and materials that are important to them? This book aims to make sense of this fascinating, yet puzzling social practice by focusing on a period in history in which such destructive behaviour reached unseen heights and complexity: the Bronze Age and Early Iron Age in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Aboriginal Maritime Landscapes in South Australia: The Balance Ground book cover

    Aboriginal Maritime Landscapes in South Australia

    The Balance Ground, 1st Edition

    By Madeline E. Fowler

    Aboriginal Maritime Landscapes in South Australia reveals the maritime landscape of a coastal Aboriginal mission, Burgiyana (Point Pearce), in South Australia, based on the experiences of the Narungga community. A collaborative initiative with Narungga peoples and a cross-disciplinary approach…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge
    Archaeology & Indigenous Peoples

  • A New Critical Approach to the History of Palestine: Palestine History and Heritage Project 1 book cover

    A New Critical Approach to the History of Palestine

    Palestine History and Heritage Project 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ingrid Hjelm, Hamdan Taha, Ilan Pappe, Thomas L. Thompson

    A New Critical Approach to the History of Palestine discusses prospects and methods for a comprehensive, evidence-based history of Palestine with a critical use of recent historical, archaeological and anthropological methods. This history is not an exclusive history but one that is ethnically and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Copenhagen International Seminar

  • The Routledge Handbook of Archaeology and Globalization book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Archaeology and Globalization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tamar Hodos

    This unique collection applies globalization concepts to the discipline of archaeology, using a wide range of global case studies from a group of international specialists. The volume spans from as early as 10,000 cal. bp to the modern era, analysing the relationship between material culture,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Underwater Cultural Heritage: Ethical concepts and practical challenges book cover

    Underwater Cultural Heritage

    Ethical concepts and practical challenges, 1st Edition

    By Elena Perez-Alvaro

    Underwater Cultural Heritage investigates cases of underwater cultural heritage, exploring ethical issues that have never been studied before. A vast cultural heritage lies beneath the sea, including the archaeological remains of more than three million vessels, as well as historic monuments and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Heritage

  • Rediscovering the Great War: Archaeology and Enduring Legacies on the Soča and Eastern Fronts book cover

    Rediscovering the Great War

    Archaeology and Enduring Legacies on the Soča and Eastern Fronts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Uroš Košir, Matija Črešnar, Dimitrij Mlekuž

    The Great War was a turning point of the twentieth century, giving birth to a new, modern, and industrial approach to warfare that changed the world forever. The remembrance, awareness, and knowledge of the conflict and, most importantly, of those who participated and were affected by it, altered…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
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    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations book cover

    Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cornelius Holtorf, Andreas Pantazatos, Geoffrey Scarre

    Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations breaks new ground in our understanding of the challenges faced by heritage practitioners and researchers in the contemporary world of mass migration, where people encounter new cultural heritage and relocate their own. It focuses particularly on…

    Paperback – 2018-10-17
    Routledge

  • Memory and Cultural Landscape at the Khami World Heritage Site, Zimbabwe: An Un-inherited Past book cover

    Memory and Cultural Landscape at the Khami World Heritage Site, Zimbabwe

    An Un-inherited Past, 1st Edition

    By Ashton Sinamai

    This book focuses on a forgotten place—the Khami World Heritage site in Zimbabwe. It examines how professionally ascribed values and conservation priorities affect the cultural landscape when there is a disjuncture between local community and national interests, and explores the epistemic violence…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17
    Routledge
    Archaeology & Indigenous Peoples

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