Archaeologies of Emergent Presents and Futures

@article{Harrison2016ArchaeologiesOE,
  title={Archaeologies of Emergent Presents and Futures},
  author={Rodney Harrison},
  journal={Historical Archaeology},
  year={2016},
  volume={50},
  pages={165-180}
}
This article traces the genealogy of the subfield that has become known as the “archaeology of the contemporary past” and argues for its more thorough integration with an expanded field of historical archaeology. One of the central challenges for archaeology over the coming decades will be to find a way to engage with emerging, contemporary, sociomaterial phenomena and, hence, with issues of both contemporary and future ecological, social, political, and economic concern. Drawing on the… Expand
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