By Sudeshna Guha
This booklet encourages us to severely regard the ways that ideologies of cultural history 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 ebook re-examines the way during which the previous is recalled and historicized. It publications 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 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 obligations and altering wishes of the educational scholarship of archaeology.
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