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Published: 22 November 2007

504 Pages | 5 maps


ISBN: 9780199217175

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A World History of Nineteenth-Century Archaeology

Nationalism, Colonialism, and the Past

Margarita Diaz-Andreu

Oxford Studies in the History of Archaeology

  • The first comprehensive history of archaeology during the nineteenth century, covering all areas of the world
  • Enhances understanding of the contextualization of archaeology as a social discipline, a current `hot topic'
  • Pays particular attention to the political ideologies of nationalism and imperialism, widening the book's appeal to students of history, sociology, geography, anthropology, and post-colonial studies

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