Who Needs the Past?: Indigenous Values and Archaeology

Front Cover
Psychology Press, 1994 - History - 215 pages
0 Reviews
This book offers a critique of the all pervasive Western notion that other communities often live in a timeless present. Provides first-hand evidence of the interest non-Western, non-academic communities have in the past.This book offers a critique of the all pervasive Western notion that other communities often live in a timeless present. Who Needs the Past? provides first-hand evidence of the interest non-Western, non-academic communities have in the past.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1994)

ROBERT LAYTON is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Durham.

Bibliographic information