Archaeology: Western Science or Global Practice?

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Delving into ancient sites to illuminate the past is generally seen as a Western innovation. But just how novel is this approach? Excavating in Papua New Guinea has prompted Chris Urwin to make the case for many different archaeologies.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages6
Specialist publicationCurrent World Archaeology
PublisherCurrent World Archaeology
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2021


  • Archaeology
  • Pacific
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Heritage
  • Social Memory

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