A Catalog of Maya Hieroglyphs by J. Eric Thompson, George E. Stuart

By J. Eric Thompson, George E. Stuart

A Catalog of Maya Hieroglyphs (Civilization of the yank Indian)

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Meskell, Lynn. 2005. Archaeological Ethnography: Conversations around Kruger National Park. Archaeologies 1(1):81–100. Engaging Monuments, Memories, and Archaeology | 33 Morphy, Howard. 1995. Landscape and the Reproduction of the Ancestral Past. In The Anthropology of Landscape: Perspectives on Place and Space. Eric Hirsch and Michael O’Hanlon, eds. Pp. 184–209. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Murray, Tim. 2004. In the Footsteps of George Dutton: Developing Contact Archaeology of Temperate Aboriginal Australia.

Archaeological Ethnography: Conversations around Kruger National Park. Archaeologies 1(1):81–100. Engaging Monuments, Memories, and Archaeology | 33 Morphy, Howard. 1995. Landscape and the Reproduction of the Ancestral Past. In The Anthropology of Landscape: Perspectives on Place and Space. Eric Hirsch and Michael O’Hanlon, eds. Pp. 184–209. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Murray, Tim. 2004. In the Footsteps of George Dutton: Developing Contact Archaeology of Temperate Aboriginal Australia. In The Archaeology of Contact in Settler Societies.

Research and interpretation continue, but do so within a growing cultural context that situates the sites as part of the greater Mi’kmaw homeland, Mi’kma’ki. Elders’ guiding principles 35 36 | Donald M. Julien, Tim Bernard, and Leah Morine Rosenmeier for the Mi’kmawey Debert project suggest that the growing relationships to ancestral places like Debert and Belmont are at the heart of increasing the healing and well-being of Mi’kmaw individuals and communities. 3 These diverse relationships reflect a shift from perceiving archaeological sites solely as locales of academic research to understanding them as Mi’kmaw ancestral places on the landscape—a perspective obscured in academic literature but commonly held throughout the Mi’kmaw Nation.

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