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Introduction

  • Elizabeth Grant
  • Kelly Greenop
  • Albert L. Refiti
  • Daniel J. Glenn
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Abstract

The publication of the Handbook of Contemporary Indigenous Architecture is a reflection of the extraordinary rise in scholarly work and architectural practice in a field that barely two decades ago was paid little attention. This Handbook is a witness to the global rise of contemporary architecture by, with and for Indigenous peoples, who aim to assert and reassert their Indigenous identity; to claim, reclaim and revitalise spaces, and to create places and spaces that are reflective of Indigenous lifestyles, cultures and communities, and that celebrate Indigenous identities.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elizabeth Grant
    • 1
    • 5
  • Kelly Greenop
    • 2
  • Albert L. Refiti
    • 3
  • Daniel J. Glenn
    • 4
  1. 1.Faculty of Arts and Design The University of CanberraCanberraAustralia
  2. 2.School of ArchitectureThe University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia
  3. 3.Faculty of Design and Creative TechnologyAuckland University of TechnologyAucklandNew Zealand
  4. 4.Seven Directions Architects and PlannersSeattleUSA
  5. 5.School of ArchitectureThe University of QueenslandSt LuciaAustralia

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