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Archaeological thinking : how to make sense of the past / Charles E. Orser, Jr.

Author:
Orser, Charles E. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
Description:
xii, 177 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
What's this all about, anyway?: thinking in archaeology -- It all seems so sciencey: archaeology, science, and history -- Those pesky facts: understanding historical facts -- If p . . . then what?: archaeological thinking and logic -- Is that chair really a chair?: analogy and archaeological thinking -- Source-thinking: the relationship between archaeological and textual evidence -- Artifact-thinking: archaeological thought and excavated things -- Thinking to some purpose: archaeological research and critical thinking.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781442226975 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 1442226978 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9781442226982 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 1442226986 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2014029696
OCLC:
891941714
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