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By Sudeshna Guha

ISBN-10: 9351501647

ISBN-13: 9789351501640

This ebook encourages us to seriously regard the ways that ideologies of cultural historical past and civilisational legacies are remodeled into tangible and visual issues via archaeological scholarship.

Through little-known histories of the practices, governance and scholarship of the archaeology of India, this publication re-examines the way during which the previous is recalled and historicized. It courses us to imagine afresh of the histories of antiquarianism in South Asia, discover the impetus of accumulating and curatorial practices in the scholarship of pre-colonial India, and examine the varied linkages in the histories of Indian archaeology. It encourages a spotlight upon problems with historiography, method and notions of proof and appears in to the tasks and altering wishes of the tutorial scholarship of archaeology. 


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