Gender, Feminism, and Heritage
The impact of gender on heritage management is less frequently discussed than the impact of nationalism, globalism, and ethnicity. In this chapter, I start from my experience in gender archaeology to examine how gender is related to heritage. In addition, I discuss the implications of feminist theory, as expressed in archaeology, for heritage. Paralleling a phrase from Wylie (2007), I ask what it means to do heritage as a feminist.
KeywordsFeminist Theory Feminist Perspective Heritage Management Cultural Resource Management Biological Determinism
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