Archaeology December 1 2009

Read these articles regarding public archaeology and the “management of cultural resources”:

A Case in Antiquities for ‘Finders Keepers’?

Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property 1970

Archaeology used for propaganda purposes by the Nazis; swastika

Archaeology in Afghanistan

Terms to Know
Cultural Resource Management
colonialist exploitation
Elgin Marbles
development of regional impact (DRI)
stewardship
public archaeology

About kristinachew

classicist | translator (of ancient Greek & Latin poetry & drama) View all posts by kristinachew

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: