By Daniel Michon
This booklet explores the ways that prior cultures were used to form colonial and postcolonial cultural identities. It presents a theoretical framework to appreciate those strategies, and gives illustrative case reviews during which the corporation of historical peoples, instead of the needs of antiquarians and archaeologists, is dropped at the fore.
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Archaeology and Religion in Early Northwest India: History, Theory, Practice (Archaeology and Religion in South Asia) by Daniel Michon