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  • Cosmopolitan archaeologies


  • Meskell, Lynn.

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  • Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2009.


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  • -  Archaeologists--Professional ethics
  • -  Archaeology--Moral and ethical aspects
  • -  Archaeology--Political aspects
  • -  Cultural property--Moral and ethical aspects


  • -  Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-283) and index.
  • -  Description based on print version record; resource not viewed.


  • 1 electronic resource (296 pages )

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  • CC175

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  • 2020716627

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  • Unrestricted online access

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  • pdf

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