Midterm 2 Review- Ally

Midterm 2 Review- Ally - Foragers, everyone how many years...

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Foragers, everyone how many years ago were foragers? Hunter-gathers everyone 10,000 years ago were foragers Archaeology Reconstruction of past human behavior from the scientific study of its martial remains. Objects found were made/used from people in the past What are the most often found objects from people in the past? Stone tools and bones of animals (that were part of people's diets in the past) 4 Sources of information 1 bones of teeth of hominins (diet info) 2 archeology 3 geology (dating/fossils allow reconstruction of environments) 4 modern analogues (linkage between material remains and behavior) Modern Analogues linkage between material remains and behavior 3 types of archaeological methods 1 survey 2 excavation (digging) 3 analysis and interpretation Excavation: what do they want? what do they do? want: precise record/map of where things are in the ground do: set up a grid system in the ground with thin layers and layer the coordinates of where things come from Analysis and interpretation: what is this? What is looked at? What is an
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This note was uploaded on 03/24/2012 for the course ANT 100 taught by Professor Bowie during the Fall '11 term at Wisconsin.

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