Lecture 1 The History of Archaeology

Lecture 1 The History of Archaeology - The History of...

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Sheet1 Page 1 The History of Archaeology 01/21/10 0 Course Structure ¥¥ ¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥¥ ¥¥ Greek and Roman Material Culture ¥¥ Midterm ¥¥ Archaeological Fieldwork and Materials ¥¥ Archaeology and Texts ¥¥ Topics in Classical Archaeology: Cities, Underwater Archy, Death and Burial etc. ¥¥ Final ¥ Intro and the Basics ¥¥ Quick and dirty history of archaeology ¥¥ Origins and developments of Classical Archaeology ¥¥ From the Greek perspective ¥¥ From the Roman perspective ¥¥ Site Formation and Stratigraphy ¥¥ Dating and Classical Chronology ¥ What is Archaeology? ¥¥ From the Greek: archaios logos ¥¥ Study of former societies through the remains of their material culture and in the case of literate cultures, any written records they have left behind ¥¥ How is it different from history? ¥¥ What constitutes archaeological evidence or
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course C C 32455 taught by Professor Simpson during the Fall '09 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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