Archaeological Research: A Brief Introduction
- Author: Peregrine, Peter N.
- ISBN: 9781629583433
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This updated edition of Archaeological Research introduces the basic methods of archaeological research, including data collection, analysis, interpretation, as well as a consideration of the state of archaeology today. New to the Second Edition is updated information on geographic information systems and remote sensing strategies, and a greatly expanded discussion of practices in cultural resource management archaeology. This popular, concise textbook Explores various research methods, analytical techniques, legal and ethical issues facing archaeologists Includes discussions of the archaeological process and record, sampling and research design, survey and excavation methods and strategies, recordkeeping, analysis, archaeological dating, presenting results, and research opportunities Is an excellent text for undergraduate students in basic archaeology courses, field methods courses, and field schools.