Looting. Reburial and repatriation. Relations with native peoples. Professional conduct. The second edition of Archaeological Ethics combines compelling articles on these topics written for a general audience with valuable teaching aids. The updated articles provide a fascinating introduction to the issues faced every day in archaeological practice. The article summaries, discussion questions, suggestions for further reading, and resource guide serve as excellent teaching aids and make this volume ideal for classroom use.
Archaeology and the ethics of collecting / Arlen F. Chase, Diane Z. Chase, and Harriot W. Topsey -- Trafficking in treasures / Maria Braden -- Guardians of the dead / Roger Atwood -- The world wide web of antiquities / Elaine Robbins -- Faking biblical history / Neil Asher Silberman and Yuval Goren -- Anasazi in the backyard / Andrew Curry -- Celebrating twenty-five years of preservation / Kathleen Bryant -- The race to save Afghan culture / Kristin M. Romey -- The war within the war / Micah Garen -- Beirut digs out / Marilyn Raschka -- Flashpoint Ayodhya / Kristin M. Romey -- Cloak and trowel / David Price -- People without history / Roderick J. McIntosh, Susan Keech McIntosh, and T??r??ba Togola -- When artifacts are commodities / Julie Hollowell -- The rape of Mali / Michel Brent -- Archaeotourism / Michael Bawaya -- Burying American archaeology / Clement W. Meighan -- Sharing control of the past / Larry J. Zimmerman -- Banned books / Mark Michel -- Out of heaviness, enlightenment / Robert W. Preucel, Lucy F. Williams, Stacey O. Espenlaub, and Janet Monge -- Remembering Chelmno / Juliet Golden -- The new Acropolis Museum / Jarrett Lobell -- Archaeology's dirty secret / Brian Fagan -- Intellectual property issues in archaeology? / George Nicholas and Julie Hollowell -- Lure of the deep / James P. Delgado -- Chronicler of Ice Age life / Blake Edgar -- Writing unwritten history / Joe Watkins.
Number Of Pages: 248
Published: 19th July 2013
Publisher: University Press of America
Edition Number: 2