Archaeologies of Placemaking: Monuments, Memories, and by Patricia E Rubertone PDF

By Patricia E Rubertone

ISBN-10: 1598741551

ISBN-13: 9781598741551

ISBN-10: 159874156X

ISBN-13: 9781598741568

This selection of unique essays explores the tensions among triumphing nearby and nationwide types of Indigenous pasts created, reified, and disseminated via monuments, and Indigenous peoples’ thoughts and studies of position. The participants ask severe questions about old protection and commemoration equipment utilized by glossy societies and their effect at the notion and identification of the folks they supposedly have in mind, who're regularly now not consulted within the commemoration technique. They speak about dichotomies of historical past and reminiscence, position and displacement, public spectacle and personal engagement, and reconciliation and re-appropriation of the historical past of indigenous humans proven in those monuments. whereas the case experiences care for North American indigenous experience—from California to Virginia, and from the Southwest to New England and the Canadian Maritime—they have implications for dealings among indigenous peoples and country states all over the world. subsidized by way of the area Archaeological Congress.

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