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Archaeology as a Tool of Civic Engagement by Barbara J. Little,Paul A. Shackel,Kelly M. Britt,Meagan Brooks,Robert C. Chidester,Chip Colwell-Chanthaphonh,David A. Gadsby,Martin D. Gallivan,Patrice L. Jeppson,Carol McDavid,Danielle Moretti-Langholtz,Teresa S. Moyer,Paul R. Mullins Indiana University-