The Archaeologist's Laboratory: The Analysis of Archaeological Data
1st ed. 2000. Corr. 2nd printing 2005
Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers
1 Jan 2000
This text reviews the theory, concepts, and basic methods involved in archaeological analysis with the aim of familiarizing both students and professionals with its underlying principles. Topics covered include the nature and presentation of data; database and research design; sampling and quantification; analyzing lithics, pottery, faunal, and botanical remains; interpreting dates; and archaeological illustration. A glossary of key terms completes the book.