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Save the Date: Heritage Bureaucracies: Theoretical and Practical Perspectives

This conference aims to further our understanding of the institutional cultures, fundingschemes and power structures underlying transnational institutions, with a particular focus on heritage bureaucracies. We bring together scholars working at the intersection of archaeology, anthropology, sociology and law to offer a broader understanding of the intricacies of multilateral institutions and global civic society in shaping contemporary heritage governance. Speakers will provide ethnographic perspectives on the study of international organizations, such as the UN and EU, in an effort to show the entanglement of political and technical decision-making.
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Friday, February 19, 2016 (All day)


Stanford Archaeology Center (BLDG 500)


Archaeology Center, Cantor Arts Center, Department of Anthropology, Humanities Center, France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies, The Europe Center, Mediterranean Studies Forum, CREEES Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies