For courses in general archaeology or archaeological methods, and courses in regional and world archaeology where methods are introduced.
Written explicitly for undergraduates by some of the top archaeologists in the country, this collection of 25 articles covers the entire range of archaeological methods as well as issues and controversies in contemporary archaeology. All topics relate directly to material typically covered in an undergraduate archaeology course. Case studies illustrate how archaeologists put methods into practice to solve problems. Exploring a number of unique topics, the articles reflect the contributors' experiences, insights, and opinions in a lively, semi-autobiographical manner that will intrigue and excite students.
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Number of pages: 432
Dimensions: 226 x 152 x 28 mm