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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Descendant Communities, Heritage Resource Law, and Heritage Areas

David W. Morgan.

in Cultural Heritage Management

June 2010; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 5592 words.

The recognition of subaltern histories in the United States, and of contradictory interpretations of heritage sites, occurred largely as part of the social upheavals of the 1960s civil...

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Stakeholder Surveys

Kent Weeks and Nigel Hetherington.

in The Valley of the Kings

June 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 12952 words.

Stakeholders in the Valley of the Kings include visitors, tour guides, site staff, and local communities. The views of all of these constituents were examined in a survey conducted in 2004....

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Working with Descendant Communities in the Study of Roman Britain

Richard Hingley.

in Rethinking Colonialism

May 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 9089 words.

This paper seeks to explore connections and contradictions between certain of the post-colonial archaeologies that have developed in the Old World and the New. It addresses the ways that...

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Colonial Consumption and Community Preservation

Craig N. Cipolla.

in Rethinking Colonialism

May 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 7333 words.

This chapter examines Pequot and Brothertown Indian consumption practices of the eighteenth through early twentieth centuries in Connecticut, New York, and Wisconsin. Particular attention...

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Community Practice in a Post-Removal Cherokee Town

Lance Greene.

in Investigating the Ordinary

January 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 5750 words.

This chapter reconstructs a series of events revolving around the archaeology of deconstruction and the movement of an historic Cherokee settlement kitchen. Specifically, the author...

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Heritage Resource Management in Mexico

Nelly M. Robles García and Jack Corbett.

in Cultural Heritage Management

June 2010; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 5445 words.

Heritage resource management in Mexico is a matter of great concerns as well as an appealing academic challenge. This chapter studies this concept in detail and tries to bring together...

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International Laws, Treaties, and Organizations

Patrick J. O'Keefe.

in Cultural Heritage Management

June 2010; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 3875 words.

International conventions, recommendations, and resolutions on preservation of cultural resources provide a guide to how states view various matters and what they are likely to accept if...

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Archaeological Looting and Economic Justice

Neil Brodie.

in Cultural Heritage Management

June 2010; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 7094 words.

Illegal and destructive trade of archaeological heritage is a well-documented phenomenon as described in this chapter. It leads to economic loss and cultural dislocation for the...

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Only the Men Will Do

J. Marla Toyne.

in Massacres

December 2018; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 6682 words.

Chapter 4 applies a gendered approach to studying mass violence among the Chachapoya in Peru. While the results of this analysis of the mass death assemblage at Kuelap demonstrates that...

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Sowing the Dead

Tricia Redeker Hepner, Dawnie Wolfe Steadman and Julia R. Hanebrink.

in Massacres

December 2018; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 6383 words.

Chapter 9 discusses the social impacts of war in Uganda and, in particular, the interactions between the survivors and the victims of violence who are seeking proper burial. It shows how...

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Glass Tools in Archaeology

Andrew Martindale and Irena Jurakic.

P ublished online November 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 16482 words.

Glass that appears in archaeological contexts outside of the communities of its production and shows use as toolstone for lithic-like industries can be described as remanufactured. Such...

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Early Islam and late antiquity

Marcus Milwright.

in An Introduction to Islamic Archaeology

February 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 9719 words.

This chapter deals with the degree to which the earliest phase of Islamic history (seventh and early eighth centuries) exhibits continuity with the patterns of urban and rural life in the...

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Religious practice in the Islamic world

Marcus Milwright.

in An Introduction to Islamic Archaeology

February 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 9126 words.

The archaeology of religious monuments and of religious practice forms the subject of this chapter. The first section is devoted to the archaeology of the mosque, and uses three case...

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Artifacts and Emotion

Neil Brodie, Morag M. Kersel and Kathryn Walker Tubb.

in Archaeology, Cultural Heritage, and the Antiquities Trade

August 2006; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 8068 words.

This chapter considers some of the psychological aspects of collecting. Emotion and reason are accepted together as a dynamic entity in which the prevalence of one or the other is dependent...

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Center and Satellite

Nancy A. Ross-Stallings.

in Bones of Complexity

April 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 12763 words.

The Mississippi River Delta between A.D. 1400 and 1600 was a resource-rich area with a large variety of domestic and wild resources, allowing Mississippian people to be better nourished...

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The Challenge of Protecting Archaeological Heritage in Argentina

María Luz Endere.

in Cultural Heritage Management

June 2010; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 5225 words.

This chapter presents a brief review of the extant legislation applied to archaeological cultural heritage and to indigenous communities regarding heritage issues in Argentina. Problems and...

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Introduction

Katherine H. Hayes and Craig N. Cipolla.

in Rethinking Colonialism

May 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 4672 words.

This chapter introduces the major themes and coherent aims of the volume, arguing that colonialism is a subject of concern not simply as a condition of the past but also evolving and having...

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Indigeneity and Diaspora

Katherine H. Hayes.

in Rethinking Colonialism

May 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 6997 words.

The terms of indigeneity and diaspora are fixtures in scholarly discussion of colonialism, referring to different sets of relations between “homeland” and identity challenged by...

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Cultural Colonization without Colonial Settlements

Peter S. Wells.

in Rethinking Colonialism

May 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 8184 words.

During the Early Iron Age, communities in temperate Europe adopted material culture and performance practices such as feasting from the Greek world. This process, most evident...

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Comparative Colonialism and Indigenous Archaeology

Stephen W. Silliman.

in Rethinking Colonialism

May 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeological Methodology and Techniques. 7267 words.

The growing popularity of comparative colonial studies as a way to study the past and of community-based archaeologies as a way to situate studies of the past in the present brings the need...

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