Summary: This best-selling textbook on what archaeologists do and how they do it has now been completely revised. Structured according to the key questions that archaeologists ask themselves, it provides coverage of all the major developments in methods, science, technology, and theory.
For the fifth edition, the voices of indigenous archaeologists have been included, and there is updated coverage of archaeological ethics and Cultural Resource Management. Recent findings ...show moreare discussed, and there is expanded coverage of topics such as bioarchaeology and geoarchaeology. 600+ illustrations. ...show less