The Archaeology Coursebook

An Introduction to Themes, Sites, Methods and Skills

by Jim Grant, Sam Gorin,

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  • 1317541111
  • 9780415526883
  • 9781317541110
  • 9781317541103

This fully updated and revised edition of the best-selling title The Archaeology Coursebook is a guide for students studying archaeology for the first time. Including new methods and key studies in this fourth edition, it provides pre-university students and teachers, as well as undergraduates and enthusiasts, with the skills and technical concepts necessary to grasp the subject.

The Archaeology Coursebook:

  • introduces the most commonly examined archaeological methods, concepts and themes, and provides the necessary skills to understand them
  • explains how to interpret the material students may meet in examinations
  • supports study with key studies, key sites, key terms, tasks and skills development
  • illustrates concepts and commentary with over 400 photos and drawings of excavation sites, methodology and processes, tools and equipment
  • provides an overview of human evolution and social development with a particular focus upon European prehistory.

Reflecting changes in archaeological practice and with new key studies, methods, examples, boxes, photographs and diagrams, this is definitely a book no archaeology student should be without.

  • Taylor and Francis; March 2015
  • ISBN 9781317541110
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format
  • Title: The Archaeology Coursebook
  • Author: Jim Grant; Sam Gorin; Neil Fleming
  • Imprint: Routledge
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1317541111
  • 9780415526883
  • 9781317541110
  • 9781317541103

About The Author

All three authors have considerable experience in teaching archaeology, examining and field archaeology. Jim Grant is Vice Principal at Cirencester College. Sam Gorin was formerly a Curriculum Director at Newark and Sherwood College. He has been widely involved in field archaeology in the East Midlands. Neil Fleming is Upper-Sixth House Master at Christ’s Hospital, Horsham.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1317541111
  • 9780415526883
  • 9781317541110
  • 9781317541103