Archaeology class 9/1/09

Read in the Archeology Coursebook: Chapter 2, Excavation (pp. 25-61).

Bring to class on Friday: one example of  an artefact and one example of an an ecofact.


Terms to know

archaeology
anthropology—-cultural anthropology, biological/physical anthropology, linguistic anthropology
ethnocentricism, cultural relativity, bias
emic / etic ::::: phoneme/phonetic
participant observation
cross-cultural comparison, multiculturalism
garbology
pseudo archaeology
history
prehistory
extant
artefact
ecofact
feature

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