Doing Archaeology: A Subject Guide for Students (Doing... by Donald Henson

By Donald Henson

Covering archaeology from a variety of angles, incorporating historical past, significant subject matters, theories and strategies, Doing Archaeology offers a company grounding for an individual attracted to studying extra in regards to the self-discipline. in the course of the booklet, key details is accessibly provided and demanding questions are spoke back, including:

  • What is archaeology?

  • How did archaeology commence?

  • How can archaeology let us know concerning the past?

  • How can archaeology inform how humans use house and the landscape?

  • How will we use the earlier to appreciate humans?

  • How do archaeology and ‘heritage’ have interaction?

  • What position does archaeology play in society today?

  • How can we perform archaeology?

Drawing at the studies of training archaeologists, with attractive examples and experiences from websites all over the world, this ebook provides the reader a feeling of what's it to check archaeology and be an archaeologist. a necessary textual content for college kids learning A-Level archaeology, these contemplating or starting a degree/foundation measure in archaeology, and people of every age attracted to volunteering or changing into desirous about archaeological projects.

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