Global historical archaeology: a Scottish example

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dc.contributor.author Salicki, Joanna
dc.date.accessioned 2008-06-12T16:04:48Z
dc.date.available 2008-06-12T16:04:48Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier.citation Salicki, Joanna. 2006. Global historical archaeology: A Scottish example. In: Lambda Alpha Journal, v.36, p.7-22 en
dc.identifier.issn 0047-3928
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10057/1456
dc.description.abstract This paper is a result of author's attempt to reconcile her fieldwork experience with the current disciplinary and theoretical trends within the field of archaeology. Through an analysis of the history and development of American historical archaeology, this paper critically considers the limitations of the emergent specialization to projects such as the North Orkney Population History Project (NOPHP). Author argues that the NOPHP is a compelling example of the current trend in historical archaeology and that it represents the specialization's inevitable global orientation. Because the project pushes the boundaries of the narrow definition and geographical limitations of American historical archaeology, it can be utilized as an example of the specialization's relevance and application in increasingly global context. en
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dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.publisher Wichita State University. Department of Anthropology en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LAJ en
dc.relation.ispartofseries v.36 en
dc.rights Copyright Lambda Alpha Journal, 2006. en
dc.subject Historical archaeology en
dc.subject North Orkney Population History Project en
dc.subject Orkney Islands, Scotland en
dc.title Global historical archaeology: a Scottish example en
dc.type Article en

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