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  • ISBN 0415166209
  • ISBN13 978-0415166201
  • Language English
  • Author Gary Lock
  • Publisher Routledge (May 30, 2003)
  • Pages 316
  • Formats lrf docx azw mbr
  • Category Different
  • Subcategory Social Sciences
  • Size ePub 1961 kb
  • Size Fb2 1229 kb
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Today, archaeologists are spending more and more time examining the past with the aid of computers. How does this increased dependence on technology affect the theory and practice of archaeology?Using Computers in Archaeology isa comprehensive review of computer applications in archaeology from the archaeologist's perspective. The book deals with all aspects of the discipline, from survey and excavation, to museums and education. Discussion covers the theoretical aspects of computer applications, with particular reference to GIS and the analysis of data, but technical jargon is kept to a minimum.With numerous illustrations, case-studies and examples, Using Computers in Archaeology is a timely introduction to this increasingly important area of archaeology, catering both for the student and the experienced archaeologist.

The book deals with all aspects of the discipline, from survey and excavation to museums and education

The book deals with all aspects of the discipline, from survey and excavation to museums and education. With numerous illustrations, case-studies and examples, Using Computers in Archaeology is a timely introduction to this increasingly important area of archaeology, catering both for the student and the experienced archaeologist.

Using computers in archaeology. Archaeology and computers. 1. Data and theory 1 Modelling the past 5 Towards contextuality 9 Theory into practice – the next six chapters 12 2. Survey and prospection. As computing becomes increasingly essential to the work of the archaeologist, archeologists require a clear understanding of the impact of information technology upon their discipline.

The book deals with all aspects of the discipline, from survey and excavation, to museums and education.

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Today, archaeologists are spending more and more time examining the past with the aid of computers.

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