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This booklet investigates what has constituted notions of "archaeological historical past" from colonial occasions to the current. It contains case reviews of web sites in South and Southeast Asia with a unique concentrate on Angkor, Cambodia. The contributions, the themes of which diversity from architectural and highbrow historical past to old upkeep and recovery, overview ancient methods spanning centuries which observed the mind's eye and creation of "dead archaeological ruins" by means of frequently overlooking residing neighborhood, social, and formality varieties of utilization on website.

Case reviews from computational modelling in archaeology talk about a similar paradigmatic switch from a trifling simulation of supposedly useless archaeological development fabric to an expanding appreciation and medical incorporation of the information of neighborhood stakeholders. This ebook seeks to convey those diverse techniques from the arts and engineering sciences right into a trans-disciplinary discussion.

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202, 1906. 17 Ibid. 18 Nayanjot Lahiri has addressed Marshall’s impatience with colleagues and staff and his difficulties in dealing with them (Lahiri 2000, esp. 101–104). 30 I. Sengupta Fig. 3 Men at work: This picture, taken from Marshall’s Conservation Manual, entitled Grouting Machine at Work indicates how closely Marshall followed the techniques of building construction in Britain, from Marshall’s Conservation Manual 1923 (Source: Marshall 1990, plate XI) Marshall then went on to refer to the fabled restoration of the Taj Mahal, pointing out the difference that restoration—and not protection—had made to the monument.

Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), unpublished manuscript. Dodson, Michael S. 2010. ” In The Marshall Albums. Photography and Archaeology, edited by Sudeshna Guha, 68–93. New Delhi: Mapin Publishing Group. ———. 2011. ” In Knowledge Production, Pedagogy, and Institutions in Colonial India, edited by Indra Sengupta and Daud Ali, 123–146. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. Etter, Anne-Julie. 2011. ” In Knowledge Production, Pedagogy, and Institutions in Colonial India, edited by Indra Sengupta and Daud Ali, 123–146.

The Past is a Foreign Country. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Marshall, John. 1906. Conservation of Ancient Monuments: General Principles for the Guidance of Those Entrusted with the Custody of and Execution of Repairs to Ancient Monuments. Simla: Government Press. ———. 1990. Conservation Manual. A Handbook for the Use of Archaeological Officers and Other Entrusted with the Care of Ancient Monuments. New Delhi: Asian Educational Services. First published 1923. Metcalf, Thomas R. 2002. An Imperial Vision.

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