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Intelligent computer terminals for archaeological site recording

Ian Graham

Intelligent computer terminals for archaeological site recording

final report, covering the period January 1977 to June 1980

by Ian Graham

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Published by Institute of Archaeology in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesMicrocomputers for archaeological excavation recording.
StatementIan Graham.
SeriesBLRDR ;, 5600, British Library research & development reports ;, report no. 5600.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2502, no. 5600 (Q)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2986842M
LC Control Number84239579

In the face of increasing public interest and demand for information, archaeologists are collaborating with historians, museum curators, and exhibit designers to devise the best strategies for translating archaeological information to the public. This book opens doors for public involvement. It highlights successful case studies in which specialists have provided with the 4/5(1).   This second edition brings new papers and new material to this discussion of the relationship between archaeology, the public and those who help to translate between the two. The twelve papers question the perceptions and expectations of the public audience as well as those who attempt to inspire, motivate and educate those visiting sites and exhibitions, and .

Archaeological Geophysics - From Basics to New Perspectives. By Roger Sala, Ekhine Garcia and Robert Tamba. Part of book: Archaeology, New Approaches in Theory and Techniques. 2. Microscopical Methods for the In Situ Investigation of Biodegradation on Cultural Heritage. By Verginica Schröder, Daniela Turcanu Carutiu, Adina Honcea and Rodica. Computer Archeology. This web site is about digging up old, forgotten computer systems and cracking open the code that ran on them. Think of each program as a different "dig site". I am a nerdy Indiana Jones. My goal is to find the original programmer's spirit, ideas, and ingenuity in the code -- the programmer's "flavor".

Archaeological Dating the determination of the chronology of events studied from archaeological data. Two systems of archaeological dating are used: absolute and relative chronology. Absolute chronology dates events in terms of the generally accepted calendar; relative chronology determines only the sequence of events. Relative dates are established by. An archaeological site is Any place where a concentration of material evidence exists about the human past If an archaeologist excavates one archaeological site and makes generalizations about the prehistoric society as a whole from what he or she finds at that one site, then the generalizations will most likely be.


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