Our Spring 2018 Catalog is Now Available

Dear Reader, Our Spring/Summer 2018 catalog is now available! Take a look at the exciting books coming soon from UPF:   http://issuu.com/upflorida/docs/spring2018catalog?e=5528339/56193664 The cover images are from Coconuts and Collards: Recipes and Stories from Puerto Rico to the Deep South. Other highlights from the forthcoming season include an up-close view of the Cuban refugee crisis that shocked the … Continue reading Our Spring 2018 Catalog is Now Available

Heritage at the Interface

“Provides innovative and exciting insights into heritage identity, meaning, and belonging from a global perspective. A welcome addition to the growing heritage literature.”—Dallen J. Timothy, author of Cultural Heritage and Tourism: An Introduction   “A critical collection of international heritage case studies that represents a wide range of issues and exemplifies its complexities and contradictions vividly.”—A. … Continue reading Heritage at the Interface

Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-Pacific

The Southwest Pacific and Oceanian Regions  and The Asia-Pacific Region   “The essential source for scholarly reassessment of the Asia-Pacific region’s diverse and significant archaeology and history.”—James P. Delgado, coauthor of The Maritime Landscape of the Isthmus of Panamá   “Underpins a nuanced picture of Asia-Pacific that shows how the activities of the Chinese and Japanese in … Continue reading Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-Pacific

Critical Theory and the Anthropology of Heritage Landscapes

"Cutting-edge. Builds on innovative fieldwork across three continents to offer a sophisticated take on the political and cultural complexities of landscapes exploited by resource-extraction industries."—Laurajane Smith, author of Uses of Heritage "An engaging overview of how large multinational companies use the concept of heritage to reposition their work within discourses about environmental sustainability and resilience."—Paul Lane, … Continue reading Critical Theory and the Anthropology of Heritage Landscapes