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By Charlotta Hillerdal,Anna Karlström,Carl-Gösta Ojala

Archaeologies of “Us” and “Them” explores the concept that of indigeneity in the box of archaeology and background and specifically examines the shifts in energy that happen while ‘we’ outline ‘the different’ through categorizing ‘them’ as indigenous. spotting the advanced and transferring differences among indigenous and non-indigenous pasts and provides, this quantity provides a nuanced research of the underlying definitions, thoughts and ethics linked to this box so as to discover Indigenous archaeology as a theoretical, moral and political proposal.


Indigenous archaeology is an more and more vital subject mentioned around the globe, and as such severe analyses needs to be utilized to debates that are usually surrounded via political correctness and consensus perspectives. Drawing on a world diversity of world case stories, this well timed and delicate assortment considerably contributes to the improvement of archaeological severe idea.

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