Appropriated Pasts: Indigenous Peoples and the Colonial Culture of Archaeology (Archaeology in Society)

Appropriated Pasts: Indigenous Peoples and the Colonial Culture of Archaeology (Archaeology in Society)

By: Ian J. McNiven (author), Lynette Russell (author)Hardback

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Archaeology has been complicit in the appropriation of indigenous peoples' pasts worldwide. While tales of blatant archaeological colonialism abound from the era of empire, the process also took more subtle and insidious forms. Ian McNiven and Lynette Rus

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Ian J. McNiven is Senior Lecturer and co-director of the Programme for Australian Indigenous Archaeology within the School of Geography and Environmental Science, Monash University.

Contents

Chapter 1 Colonial Culture of Archaeology Chapter 2 Progressivism: The Invention of Prehistory Chapter 3 Antiquation: Aboriginal Peoples as Living Fossils Chapter 4 Migrationism: The Archaeology of Dispossession Chapter 5 Diffusionism: The Archaeology of Alienation Chapter 6 Subjectation: Appropration Through Science Chapter 7 Shared Nations: The New Appropriation Chapter 8 Partnerships: Pathways to a Decolonised Practice Chapter 9 References Chapter 10 Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/09/2005
  • ISBN13: 9780759109063
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 328
  • ID: 9780759109063
  • weight: 635
  • ISBN10: 0759109060

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