Archeology Review 2

Archeology Review 2 - Know all of the Turbations Deductive...

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Know all of the “Turbations” Deductive vs. Inductive-inductive- proceeding from particular facts to a general conclusion analogy, paradigm, processual. deductive- easoning from the general to the particular Recycle/Reuse- cause to repeat a cycle/ to use again after processing Dendrochronology- tree-ring dating is the scientific method of dating based on the analysis of patterns of tree-rings. Dendrochronology can date the time at which tree rings were formed, in many types of wood, to the exact calendar year. Transhumance (sending one or two individuals out of the settlement area to hunt or gather)- the seasonal movement of people with their livestock over relatively short distances, typically to higher pastures in summer and to lower valleys in winter. Herders have a permanent home, typically in valleys. Only the herds travel, with the people necessary to tend them. Mobility- Old World- The Old World consists of those parts of Earth known to Europeans, Asians and Africans in the 15th century. It is used in the context of, and contrast with, the "New World". Upper paleolithic- the time period during which only modern Homo sapiens was known to have existed; ended about 10,000 years BC. The Upper Paleolithic (or Upper Palaeolithic, and also in some contexts Late Stone Age) is the third and last subdivision of the Paleolithic or Old Stone Age as it is understood in Europe, Africa and Asia. Lower Paleolithic- the oldest part of the Paleolithic Age with the emergence of the hand ax; ended about 120,000 years ago. Mesolithic period- a period in the development of human technology in between the
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course ARCH 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Boise State.

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Archeology Review 2 - Know all of the Turbations Deductive...

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