By Michael B Schiffer
Organized into 9 chapters, this quantity starts off with an summary of cultural source administration built to evaluate the importance of, and to regulate the cultural assets on public lands. this article then explores the elemental facets of average and human-caused alterations at the component of the archaeological source base which include archaeological websites. different chapters give some thought to the perform of city archeology within the usa, with emphasis at the relationships among human habit and fabric tradition in an city environment. This booklet discusses to boot the purposes of special effects in archeology. the ultimate bankruptcy bargains with the categories of skeletal and inhabitants alterations that accompany malnutrition.
This booklet is a worthwhile source for anthropologist, archaeologists, city planners, and graduate students.
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Advances in Archaeological Method and Theory: Volume 5 by Michael B Schiffer