xvi, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Introduction / Margaret Clegg and Sarah Long Relinquishment, remembrance and repose : models for the domicile of human remains / Norman Palmer Repatriation research : archives and the recovery of history and heritage / Cressida Fforde, Lyndon Ormond-Parker and Paul Turnbull We need to lay our ancestors to rest : the repatriation of indigenous human remains and the Human Rights Act / Kevin Chamberlain Human remains as artistic expression and the common law offence of outraging public decency : "human earrings", human rights and R. v. Gibson revisited / Tom Lewis Licensing public displays : a perspective from the regulator / Carolyn Browne The Natural History Museum and human remains / Margaret Clegg and Sarah Long The display of archaeological human skeletal remains in museums / Jelena Bekvalac Burial law and archaeology in the Church of England's jurisdiction / Joseph Elders Development of land and human remains / Richard Harwood Remains, research and respect : some reflections on burial archaeology and the current law and policy relating to treatment of the "anciently dead" / Carolyn Shelbourn The French experience of repatriation of human remains / Mathilde Roellinger The infamous William Corder : a family divided / Nathalie Gates Case note on Richard III : (The Queen on Application of Plantaget Alliance Ltd) v. Secretary of State for Justice / Harry Martin The Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act / Kevin Chamberlain Kennewick Man, statutory interpretation and the first North Americans / Alexander Herman.
"Essays... [from] a seminar organised jointly by the Institute of Art and Law and the Natural History Museum"--Back cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.