Making Historical Archaeology Postcolonial

  • Mark P. Leone

How do we deal with the cynicism behind the politics of both intellectual liberals and conservatives today? How do we make an archaeological science that is empirical, yet also is believable to people who think they know that most of the knowledge that is available might not be believable?


Native People Material Culture Democratic Process Historical Archaeology Racial Hatred 
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Acknowledgments for the 2003 Version

I am grateful to Matthew Johnson, Parker B. Potter, Jr., and Carmel Schrire for their comments on this essay.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of MarylandDepartment of AnthropologyCollege ParkUSA

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