Chapter 4. The Repatriation of Human Remains

  1. James O. Young Professor and
  2. Conrad G. Brunk Professor past director
  1. Geoffrey Scarre Professor

Published Online: 24 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444311099.ch4

The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation

The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation

How to Cite

Scarre, G. (2009) The Repatriation of Human Remains, in The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation (eds J. O. Young and C. G. Brunk), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444311099.ch4

Editor Information

  1. University of Victoria, Canada

Author Information

  1. University of Durham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 10 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405161596

Online ISBN: 9781444311099

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Keywords:

  • repatriation of human remains;
  • genetic and cultural history of human groups, remaining complex;
  • Vermillion Accord on Human Remains;
  • non-Western cultures, universalizing appeal to humanity;
  • study of human remains, providing direct and insightful sources of information

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

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  • 2

  • 3

  • References