ERIC Number: EJ637876
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Threat to Knowledge: Research and the Future of Archeology in the National Parks. An Interview with Scholar Archeologist Bill Lipe.
Common Ground: Archeology and Ethnography in the Public Interest, v6 n1 p24-33 Sum-Fall 2001
Interview examines the competing interests of U.S. national parks, which preserve Native American archaeological sites as the basis of cultural and historical interpretation to the public, and archaeologists, whose research excavations may destroy sites. National Park Service projects that encompass both stewardship and interpretation are discussed. (SV)
Descriptors: American Indian History, Archaeology, Historic Sites, Historical Interpretation, Interviews, National Parks, Research Needs, Scholarship
Common Ground, NPS Archeology and Ethnography Program, 1849 C Street NW (NC210), Washington, DC 20240; Tel: 202-343-4101.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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