ARCA WEEK 8 SUMMARY - SEDANTISM / EARLY FARMING SOCIETIES
o Transition from hunting/gathering to agriculture
o The Broad Spectrum Revolution
o The Neolithic Revolution
o Changes that occurred during the origins of agriculture
ARCA1000 WEEK 7 Culture History and Culture Change
o Ruined city in southern Zimbabwe
o Constructed of stone with no mortar
o Some walls over 10m high
o Covered an area of 1,780 acres
o Population at its peak approx. 18,000
ARCA1000 LECTURE NOTES- WEEK 2: WHAT DO ARCHAEOLOGISTS DO AND WHY DO THEY
What are we trying to elucidate and conserve?
o Biology, disease etc
o Material things
Way they live
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ARCA1000 WEEK 9 SUMMARY The Archaeology of Civilisation 05/03/16
o 1. Definitions
o How do we recognise a civilisation?
o Theories of the origins of states
o Collapse of civilisations
o What is a civilisation?
ARCA WEEK 10 SUMMARY HUMAN EVOLUTION 9/5/16
o 1. What makes us human?
o 2. Some early explanations
o 3. Where do we investigate human evolution?
o 4. How do we investigate human evolution?
o 5. How do we date stages in human evolution?