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Effective use of site reports as pedagogical tools in courses on Environmental Archaeology and Archaeoastronomy

Author(s): Victor Fisher

Year: 2015

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Requiring students to analyze individual site reports in terms of theoretical schemes presented in lectures has yielded very positive results. Students have come away from this experience with excellent comprehension of both the site reports and difficulties involved in fitting the data contained therein to a theoretical framework.

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Effective use of site reports as pedagogical tools in courses on Environmental Archaeology and Archaeoastronomy. Victor Fisher. Presented at The 80th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, San Francisco, California. 2015 ( tDAR id: 397722)


Keywords

General
Teaching

Geographic Keywords
North America - Southwest


Spatial Coverage

min long: -115.532; min lat: 30.676 ; max long: -102.349; max lat: 42.033 ;

Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America