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Archaeological Perspectives on Atlantic World Historic Preservation

Author(s): R. Grant Gilmore III

Year: 2015

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Cultural, social, economic and geographic issues facing historic preservation practitioners across theAtlantic World will be explored in this talk. Special emphasis will be placed on those working in the Caribbean, Central/South America, West Africa and Europe where boundaries are sometimes irrelevant and being on the periphery is significant.  Local/indigenous experiences and observations regarding valuing the historic past will be critically addressed.  Participants will also gain insights into the variation in historic preservation law across the Atlantic Word.

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Archaeological Perspectives on Atlantic World Historic Preservation. R. Grant Gilmore III. Presented at Society for Historical Archaeology, Seattle, Washington. 2015 ( tDAR id: 434113)


Law Preservation

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Canada North America

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min long: -141.003; min lat: 41.684 ; max long: -52.617; max lat: 83.113 ;

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PaperId(s): 607

Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America