October 12th Notes

October 12th Notes - • Principle of Association Objects enclosed in the same sedimentary deposit were buried at the same time • Time-Averaging

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October 12, 2010 Archaeological Data and Formation Processes Kinds of Residues o Artifacts o Ecofact o Features o Structures Typology and Measurement Discrete Variables Continuous Variables Assemblage = artifacts, Ecofact, features and structures associated with each other the same archaeological context
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Unformatted text preview: • Principle of Association: Objects enclosed in the same sedimentary deposit were buried at the same time • Time-Averaging = error of assuming all contents of a deposit were deposited at the same time • Importance of stratigraphy in constructing archaeological assemblages. •...
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This note was uploaded on 12/14/2010 for the course PSYCH 103 taught by Professor Owen during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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