The social archaeology of Australian indigenous societies

David, Bruno and Barker, Bryce and McNiven, Ian J., eds. (2006) The social archaeology of Australian indigenous societies. Aboriginal Studies Press, Canberra, Australia. ISBN 0 85575 499 0

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Abstract

The Social Archaeology of Indigenous Australia reveals the ancient past of Indigenous Australians to be one of long-term changes in social relationships and traditions, as well as the active management and manipulation of the environment. It encourages a deeper appreciation of the ways Aboriginal peoples and Torres Strait Islanders have engaged with, and constructed their worlds. It solicits a more reflexive understanding of the contemporary political and social context of research and the insidious impacts of colonialist philosophies both past and present.


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Item Type: Book (Commonwealth Reporting Category A)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Unavailable in electronic format. Contents pages only uploaded here. Print copy held in USQ Library at call no. 305.89915 Soc.
Depositing User: Professor Bryce Barker
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Arts - Department of Humanities and International Studies
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2007 00:56
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 22:41
Uncontrolled Keywords: archaeology, social archaeology, indigenous Australia, indigenous Australians, Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islanders
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 21 History and Archaeology > 2101 Archaeology > 210101 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Archaeology
16 Studies in Human Society > 1605 Policy and Administration > 160501 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Policy
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/2053

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