Introduction to Archaeology

review essays for Assignments 1 & 2


handouts for and archaeology & research design

handout for class...nature of archaeological record

handout for class...archaeological survey

handout for class...archaeological excavation

handouts for techniques

handout for and political organization

handout for and political organization order of appearance on syllabus

The following 8 readings are very short, and from the same book. They are excellent, concise summaries.

The following 4 readings are very short and from the same book used in week 9 (above). They too are excellent, concise summaries.

this overview will also be helpful, although it is not listed on your course calendar

SLIDE SHOWS - OLMEC & MAYA (as shown in class)