By Michael L. Galaty,Charles Watkinson
This quantity presents a theoretical foundation for realizing the explicit results of totalitarian dictatorship upon the perform of archaeology, either in the course of and after the dictator's reign. The 9 essays discover stories from each nook of the Mediterranean. With its wide-range of case-studies and powerful theoretical orientation, this quantity is an important develop within the learn of the heritage and politics of archaeology.
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