Agenda arkeologi: upplysning, terapi eller moral

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Abstract

A discussion of motivations for doing archaeology. In the present there is a conflict between three different perspectives: Enlightment, teraphy and morale. The three perspectives go back to the Antique philosophical concepts of the truth, the beauty and the good, correlating to epistemology, estetics and ethics.

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  • Archaeology

Keywords

  • Archaeology , motivations
Original languageSwedish
Title of host publicationArkeologi och samhälle
EditorsBodil Petersson, Kristina Jennbert, Cornelius Holtorf
Place of PublicationLund
PublisherInstitutionen för arkeologi och antikens historia, Lunds universitet
Pages53-64
ISBN (Print)9789189578265
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedNo

Publication series

NameActa Archaeologica Lundensia. Series in 8°
PublisherInstutionen för arkeologi och antikens historia
Number58
ISSN (Print)0065-0994

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