New PDF release: Archaeologies of “Us” and “Them”: Debating History, Heritage

By Charlotta Hillerdal,Anna Karlström,Carl-Gösta Ojala

Archaeologies of “Us” and “Them” explores the idea that of indigeneity in the box of archaeology and historical past and specifically examines the shifts in energy that take place whilst ‘we’ outline ‘the different’ through categorizing ‘them’ as indigenous. spotting the complicated and moving differences among indigenous and non-indigenous pasts and offers, this quantity offers a nuanced research of the underlying definitions, ideas and ethics linked to this box with a purpose to discover Indigenous archaeology as a theoretical, moral and political notion.


Indigenous archaeology is an more and more very important subject mentioned all over the world, and as such severe analyses needs to be utilized to debates that are usually surrounded through political correctness and consensus perspectives. Drawing on a global diversity of world case stories, this well timed and delicate assortment considerably contributes to the advance of archaeological severe thought.

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