Artefacts of History: Archaeology, Historiography and Indian by Sudeshna Guha

By Sudeshna Guha

This ebook encourages us to significantly regard the ways that ideologies of cultural background 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 e-book re-examines the way within which the earlier is recalled and historicized. It courses us to imagine afresh of the histories of antiquarianism in South Asia, discover the impetus of gathering and curatorial practices in the scholarship of pre-colonial India, and examine the various linkages in the histories of Indian archaeology. It encourages a spotlight upon problems with historiography, method and notions of facts and appears in to the obligations and altering wishes of the educational scholarship of archaeology. 

 

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