Advanced Topics: Indigenous Archaeology

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Advanced Topics: Indigenous Archaeology

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UC Santa Cruz

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Traces the development of indigenous archaeology primarily in North America. Topics include: the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) and issues of cultural patrimony; postcolonialism; decolonizing methodologies; community-based research; oral sources and other ways of knowing the past; and future directions.

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Additional tags: Indigenous archaeology; NAGPRA; postcolonialism; North America; decolonizing methodologies; community-based research


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