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African Archaeological Review

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 113–128 | Cite as

Mozambican archaeology: past and present

  • João Morais
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Abstract

After a brief survey of the development of archaeology in Mozambique, the results of the archaeological survey programme of 1976–1983 are summarized by region. Work currently in progress is evaluated in the light of archaeological and national priorities and the paper concludes with a discussion of the theoretical approach best suited to Mozambican conditions.

Keywords

Theoretical Approach Cultural Study National Priority Survey Programme Archaeological Survey 
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Résumé

Suivant une brève étude de l'avancement de l'archéologie dans le Mozambique, les résultats du programme de reconnaissances archéologiques de 1976–1983 sont résumés par région. Les travaux actuellement en cours sont evalués à la lumière des priorités nationales et archéologiques et l'article se conclut avec une discussion sur la meilleure approche théorique convenant aux conditions actuelles.

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