Transforming Archaeology: Activist Practices and Prospects

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Transforming Archaeology: Activist Practices and Prospects


Atalay, Sonya and Clauss, Lee Rains and McGuire, Randall H. and Welch, John R.

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Left Coast Press, Inc.

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Walnut Creek, CA

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Also published in 2016 by Routledge.

Transforming archaeology / Sonya Atalay, Lee Rains Clauss, Randall H. McGuire and John R. Welch
Betwixt and between: archaeology's liminality and activism's transformative promise / Lee Rains Clauss
Engaging archaeology: positivism, objectivity and rigor in activist archaeology / Sonya Atalay
Situating activism in archaeology: science mission, activist affect, and the archaeological record / Quetzil CastaƱeda
"We have met the enemy and he is us": transforming archaeology through sustainable design / John R. Welch and Neal Ferris
Working class archaeology / Randall H. McGuire
Reconciling inequalities in archaeological practice and heritage research / George Nicholas
Transforming the terms of engagement between archaeologists and communities: a view from the Maya region / Patricia A. McAnany
From the bottom up: transforming communities with public archaeology / M. Jay Stottman
Activating archaeology / K. Anne Pyburn
Beyond archaeological agendas: in the service of a sustainable archaeology / Neal Ferris and John R. Welch
Archaeologists as activists, advocates, and expert witnesses / T.J. Ferguson.


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