moundbuilders - 5 hypotheses too primitive o grew out of...

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hypothesis: explanation of data if it is true, we should be able to conclude certain things can only disprove it Occam’s razor explanation should have the fewest assumptions simplistic moundbuilders great technologies required people often adopt more complicated hypotheses
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Unformatted text preview: 5 hypotheses too primitive o grew out of European beliefs artifacts are more ancient that Indian culture tablets with different inscriptions o fake not building mounds when Europeans first came metal artifacts: silver, ore-derived copper...
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2011 for the course ANTH 101 taught by Professor Dr.sharynjones during the Fall '11 term at University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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