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|Bones of Contention: The Repatriation of Native American Human Remains|
Public Historian , Vol. 18, No. 4, Representing Native American History, Fall, 1996, pp. 119-143.
Discusses the history of collecting skeletal remains and associated objects for study or display purposes and the Indigenous movement to have scientific or cultural institutions return them to their nations for proper funeral and burial rights. Looks at the Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) and similar State-enacted legislation.