By Thomas F. King
- Edited via one of many world's major specialists within the box of cultural source administration, with contributions through quite a lot of specialists, together with archaeologists, architectural historians, museum curators, historians, and representatives of affected groups
- Offers a vast view of cultural source administration that comes with archaeological websites, cultural landscapes, ancient constructions, shipwrecks, medical and technological websites and gadgets, in addition to intangible assets equivalent to language, faith, and cultural values
- Highlights the realities that face CRM practitioners "on the ground"
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A Companion to Cultural Resource Management (Wiley Blackwell Companions to Anthropology) by Thomas F. King