The Archaeology of Capitalism in Colonial Contexts

Postcolonial Historical Archaeologies


ISBN: 978-1-4614-0191-9 (Print) 978-1-4614-0192-6 (Online)
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Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-37

    The Archaeology of Capitalism in Colonial Contexts, an Introduction: Provincializing Historical Archaeology

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 39-63

    Precolonial Encounters at Tamál-Húye: An Event-Oriented Archaeology in Sixteenth-Century Northern California

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 65-84

    Subduing Tendencies? Colonialism, Capitalism, and Comparative Atlantic Archaeologies

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 85-104

    Ethnicity and Periphery: The Archaeology of Identity in Russian America

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 105-120

    Building Farmsteads in the Desert: Capitalism, Colonialism, and the Transformation of Rural Landscapes in Late Ottoman Period Transjordan

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 121-142

    Uneven Topographies: Archaeology of Plantations and Caribbean Slave Economies

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 143-163

    A Life on Broken China: Figuring Senses of Capitalism in Late Nineteenth-Century Bogotá

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 165-191

    Exchange Values: Commodities, Colonialism, and Identity on Nineteenth Century Zanzibar

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 193-218

    “In [Them] We Will Find Very Desirable Tributaries for Our Commerce”: Cash Crops, Commodities, and Subjectivities in Siin (Senegal) During the Colonial Era

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 219-241

    Fictive Capital and Artifacts: The Diamond Rush of Nineteenth-Century South Africa

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 243-267

    Considering Colonialism and Capitalism in Australian Historical Archaeology: Two Case Studies of Culture Contact from the Pastoral Domain

  13. Book Chapter

    Pages 269-293

    Infrastructure and the Conduct of Government: Annexation of the Eastport Community into the City of Annapolis During the Twentieth Century

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 295-303

    New Subjectivities: Capitalist, Colonial Subject, and Archaeologist

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 305-315