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The Development of Archaeological Theory and Practice
ARCP 381 FA
This course will examine archaeology from its origins as an interest in ancient material culture, through its establishment as an academic discipline, to its current multidisciplinary sophistication. The focus of this
will be on the practice of archaeology, tracing developments in methods, theory and ethics. Archaeological remains and archaeological practices will be examined within a global framework.
Johnson, ARCHAEOLOGICAL THEORY
Praetzellis, DEATH BY THEORY
Preucel and Hodder, CONTEMPORARY ARCHAEOLOGY IN THEORY
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Two short papers, a class presentation, and a research paper.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
ARCP 204 Introduction to Archaeology, ANTH 101 Being and Becoming Human or other ARCP courses recommended.
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- Instructor(s): Charles,Douglas K.
- Times: .M.W... 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: ANTH6;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 18)
- SR. major: 2 Jr. major: 4
- SR. non-major: 3 Jr. non-major: 5 SO: 4 FR: X
- Curricular Renewal: Reading Non-Verbal Texts, Writing
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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