Global Heritage: A Reader by Lynn Meskell

By Lynn Meskell

Examines the social, cultural and moral dimensions of historical past learn and perform, and the underlying overseas politics of shielding cultural and average assets around the world. * makes a speciality of ethnographic and embedded views, in addition to a dedication to moral engagement * Appeals to a large viewers, from archaeologists to history execs, museum curators to most of the people * The individuals contain an excellent staff, representing one of the most renowned students during this wide box, with a mixture of senior and rising students, and an emphasis on foreign contributions

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Hall, M. (2001) Social archaeology and the theaters of memory. Journal of Social Archaeology 1: 50–61. Hall, M. (2005) Situational Ethics and Engaged Practice: The Case of Archaeology in Africa, in L. M. Meskell and P. Pels (eds), Embedding Ethics: Shifting the Boundaries of the Anthropological Profession. Oxford: Berg, pp. 169–194. Hannerz, U. (2006) Cosmopolitanism, in J. Vincent and D. Nugent (eds), A Companion to the Anthropology of Politics. Oxford: Blackwell, pp. 69–85. Hardy, D. (1988) Historical geography and heritage studies.

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M. ) Cosmopolitan Archaeologies. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, pp. 89–112. Meskell, L. M. (2010) Human rights and heritage ethics. Anthropological Quarterly 83: 839–860. Meskell, L. M. (2011) The Nature of Heritage: The New South Africa. Oxford: Wiley Blackwell. Meskell, L. M. and P. Pels (eds) (2005) Embedding Ethics. Oxford: Berg. Messenger, P. M. ) (1999) The Ethics of Collecting Cultural Property. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. Mitchell, T. (1988) Colonising Egypt. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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