Places in Mind: Public Archaeology as Applied Anthropology / Edition 1

Places in Mind: Public Archaeology as Applied Anthropology / Edition 1

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by Paul A. Shackel
     
 

This edited volume provides a cross-section of the cutting-edge ways in which archaeologists are developing new approaches to their work with communities and other stakeholder groups who have special interest in the uses in the past.See more details below

Overview

This edited volume provides a cross-section of the cutting-edge ways in which archaeologists are developing new approaches to their work with communities and other stakeholder groups who have special interest in the uses in the past.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415946469
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/01/2004
Series:
Critical Perspectives in Identity, Memory and the Built Enviroment Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Working with Communities: Heritage Development and Applied Archaeology1
1Monacan Meditation: Regional and Individual Archaeologies in the Contemporary Politics of Indian Heritage19
2From "Traditional" Archaeology to Public Archaeology to Community Action: The Levi Jordan Plantation Project35
3African-American Heritage in a Multicultural Community: An Archaeology of Race, Culture, and Consumption57
4Asking the "Right" Questions: Archaeologists and Descendant Communities71
5"To Have and Enjoy the Liberty of Conscience": Community-Responsive Museum Outreach Education at the Bowne House85
6The Seneca Village Project: Working with Modern Communities in Creating the Past101
7Applied Archaeology and the Construction of Place at Mount Calvert, Prince George's County, Maryland119
8Building Ties: The Collaboration between the Miami Nation and Archaeology137
9"The Burra": Archaeology in a Small Community in South Australia153
10Archaeological Interpretation and the Irish Diasporic Community171
Epilogue: Archaeology, Heritage, and Public Endeavor193
Notes on Contributors209
Index213

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