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By Sudeshna Guha

ISBN-10: 9351501647

ISBN-13: 9789351501640

This publication encourages us to severely regard the ways that ideologies of cultural background and civilisational legacies are reworked 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 style during which the prior is recalled and historicized. It courses us to imagine afresh of the histories of antiquarianism in South Asia, discover the impetus of amassing 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, technique and notions of facts and appears in to the tasks and altering wishes of the tutorial scholarship of archaeology. 


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