Publications: Research Ethics & Accountability

Journal Articles and Book Chapters

“Bearing Witness: What Can Archaeology Contribute in an Indian Residential School Context?”: E. Simons, A. Martindale, A. Wylie, in Working with and for Ancestors: Collaboration in the Care and Study of Ancestral Remains, eds. C. Meloche, K. Nichols, L. Spake, Routledge, 2021, pp. 21-31.

“Collaborations in Indigenous and Community-Based Archaeology: Preserving the Past Together,” S. L. Gonzalez, Y. Ngandali, S. Lagos, H. K.Miller, B. Fitzhugh, S. Haakanson, P. Lape, A. Wylie, Association for Washington Archaeology 19 (2019-2020): 15-33.
Awarded the Association for Archaeology in Washington 2020 award for “scholarly excellence in research.”

“Crossing a Threshold: Collaborative Archaeology in Global Dialogue,” Archaeologies: Journal of the World Archaeological Congress 15.5 (2019): 570-587.

“‘Do Not Do Unto Others…’: Cultural Misrecognition and the Harms of Appropriation in an Open Source World,” co-authored with George Nicholas: in Appropriating the Past: Philosophical Perspectives on the Practice of Archaeology, edited by Geoffrey Scarre and Robin Coningham, Cambridge University Press, 2012, pp. 195-221. CUP

“Archaeological Finds: Legacies of Appropriation, Modes of Response,” co-authored with George Nicholas, in The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation edited by James O. Young and Conrad G. Brunk, Wiley-Blackwell, 2009, pp. 11-54. Wiley

“The Promise and Perils of an Ethic of Stewardship,” Embedding Ethics, edited by Lynn Meskell and Peter Pells, Berg Press, London, 2005, pp. 47-68. Bloomsbury

“On Ethics,” in Handbook on Ethical Issues in Archaeology, edited by Larry Zimmerman, Karen D. Vitelli, and Julie Hollowell-Zimmer, Altamira Press, Walnut Creek CA, 2003, pp. 3-16

Ethics in American Archaeology: Challenges for the 1990s, co-edited with Mark J. Lynott, Society for American Archaeology Special Report Series, Washington D.C., 1995.  Second revised edition, Ethics in American Archaeology, 2000.

“Science, Conservation, and Stewardship: Evolving Codes of Conduct in Archaeology,” Science and Engineering Ethics 5.3 (1999): 319-336.

“Contextualizing Ethics: Comments on ‘Ethics in Canadian Archaeology’ by Robert Rosenswig,” Canadian Journal of Archaeology 21(1997): 115-120.

“Ethical Dilemmas in Archaeological Practice: Looting, Repatriation, Stewardship, and the (Trans)formation of Disciplinary Identity,” Perspectives on Science 4.2 (1996): 154-194.  
   Reprinted in Ethics in American Archaeology, Society for American Archaeology, Washington D.C., 2000, pp. 138-157.

“Principles of Archaeological Ethics: A Preliminary Report on the Reno Workshop on ‘Ethics in Archaeology’,” Public Archaeology Review 2.1 (1994): 11-13, 21-24.

“Praxis in Anthropology: Ethical Self-Consciousness and Informed Consent,” co-authored with Michael Burgess, Anthropology in Praxis, edited by Philip Spauld-ing, Occasional Papers in Anthropology and Primatology, Department of Anthropology, University of Calgary, Calgary, 1986, pp. 3-24.

“Archaeology in a Social Context: Ethical and Epistemological Considerations,” Directions in Archaeology: A Question of Goals, Proceedings of the 14th Annual CHACMOOL Conference, edited by P.D. Francis and E.C. Poplin, Archaeological Association of Calgary, Calgary, 1983, pp. 369-374.

Encyclopedia Entries, Newsletter Articles, Reviews

“Reflections on the Work of the SAA Committee for Ethics in Archaeology,” Canadian Journal of Archaeology 24.2 (2001): 151-156.

“Foreword,” Working Together: Native Americans and Archaeologists, edited by Kurt E. Dongoske, Mark Aldenderfer, and Karen Doehner, Society for American Archaeology, Washington D.C., 2000, pp. v-ix.

“Review of K.D. Vitelli (ed.), Archaeological Ethics,” Public Archaeology Review 4.2(1997): 17-23.

“Archaeology and Philosophy of Science,” International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, edited by N. J. Smelser and Paul B. Baltes, Pergamon, Oxford, 2001, pp. 614-617.

“An Update on the ‘Reno Workshop’: Plans for a Panel on Ethical Issues and Archaeology,” Society for American Archaeology Bulletin 12.2 (1994): 2.

“NSF Funds Conference on ‘Ethical Issues in Archaeology’,” Society for American Archaeology Bulletin 11.4(1993): 7.