Professor George
85 Alumni Hall (603) 641-7069
Office Hours: 8:30-9:30 MWF
dgeorge@anselm.edu
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Study Guide

PURPOSE:
This course aims to provide an introduction to the theory and practice of archaeology.
TEXTS:
Renfrew and Bahn, Archaeology: Theories, Methods and Practice (London 2016)

GRADING:
Participation 10% Midterm 30% Project 30% Final 30%

SPRING SEMESTER 2016 SCHEDULE
Lecture Assignment
August 29
Introduction and Organization
 
September 5
Labor Day

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 1

September 12
Nature of Material Culture

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 2

September 19
It is a big planet

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 3

September 26

Time and Chronology

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 4

October 3
Social archaeology

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 5

October 10

Fall Recess

 
October 17

TEST and Movie night

 
October 24
Environemental Archaeology

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 6

October 31

Ummmm, tasty

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 7

November 7
Making stuff and a living

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 8, 9

November 14
Cognitive Archaeology

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 10

November 21

Bodies

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 11

November 28

Why am I different than my parent?

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 12

December 5

Can we talk?

Renfrew/Bahn Chapter 13, 14

December 12

Final

 

   
DECEMBER 12
FINAL 6 PM