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Title Nationalism, politics, and the practice of archaeology / edited by Philip L. Kohl and Clare Fawcett.

Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  930.1 NATI    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 329 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 280-317.
Contents 1. Archaeology in the service of the state: theoretical considerations / Philip L. Kohl and Clare Fawcett -- 2. Civilization, barbarism, and nationalism in European archaeology / Bernard Wailes and Amy L. Zoll -- 3. Archaeology and nationalism in Spain /Margarita Diaz-Andreu -- 4. Nationalism and Copper Age research in Portugal during the Salazar regime (1932-1974) / Katina T. Lillios -- 5. Archaeology in Nazi Germany: the legacy of the Faustian bargain /Bettina Arnold and Henning Hassmann -- 6. Nazi and eco-feminist prehistories: ideology and empiricism in Indo-European archaeology / David W. Anthony -- 7. Archaeology and ideology in southeast Europe / Timothy Kaiser -- 8. From internationalism to nationalism: forgotten pages of Soviet archaeology in the 1930s and 1940s / Victor A. Shnirelman -- 9. Postscript: Russian archaeology after the collapse of the USSR -infrastructural crisis and the resurgence of old and new nationalisms / E.-N. Chernykh.
10. Nationalism, politics, and the practice of archaeology in the Caucasus / Philip L. Kohl and Gocha R. Tsetskhladze -- 11. Thirty years of Chinese archaeology (1949-1979) / Enzheng Tong -- 12. The regionalist paradigm in Chinese archaeology / Lothar von Falkenhausen -- 13. The politics of ethnicity in prehistoric Korea / Sarah M. Nelson -- 14. Nationalism and postwar Japanese archaeology / Clare Fawcett --15. Promised lands and chosen peoples: the politics and poetics of archaeological narrative / Neil Asher Silberman -- 16. Romanticism, nationalism, and archaeology / Bruce G. Trigger.
Summary The editors have brought together a distinguished international group of scholars. Whilst archaeologists will find that this book raises cogent questions about their own work, these problems also go beyond archaeology to implicate history and anthropology more generally.
Other author Kohl, Philip L., 1946-
Fawcett, Clare P.
Subject Archaeology and state.
Archaeology -- Political aspects.
Nationalism -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0521480655 (hardback)
0521558395 (paperback)