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Practitioners document the distribution of humanly-modified materials across the nintrusive archaeologycategory: branch definition: Archaeological research without nsite archaeologysynonyms OR related terms: non-site archaeology; off-site archaeology; landscape archaeology category: branch definition: The recovery and analysis of unclustered physical remains produced by human activities.
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After visiting the Spanish site of Altamira with the Abb Breuil Cartailhac changed his opinion and in 1902 published an article subtitled "Mea culpa d'un sceptique" in which he admitted the antiquity of the cave paintings.
More flakes were knocked off from both sides of a stone and there is evidence that the maker had a preconceived notion of the tool's final form.
Acropolis - The "high point" or citadel of an ancient Greek city, like the Acropolis in Athens.
These break down over time in a process scientists call radioactive decay.
It is sometimes considered a component of cognitive archaeology, in which artistic representations which usually have an overt religious or ceremonial significance are studied.
In classical archaeology the term can be applied to either temples or umbasynonyms OR related terms: magoula category: feature definition: In Greek archaeology, an artificial mound or oysynonyms OR related terms: Hisarlik, Hissarlik, Ilion or Ilium category: site definition: Ancient city in northwestern Anatolia (Turkey).
In academic, historical, and archaeological circles, A. Dates are determined by a variety of processes, including chemical analyses (as in radiocarbon dating and thermoluminescence), data correlation (as in dendrochronology), and a variety of other tests. Acheulean - A stone tool industry, in use from about 1.6 million years ago until 125,000 years ago.
- "Abbreviation for the term Anno Domini Nostri Jesu Christi (or simply Anno Domini) which means ""in the year of our Lord Jesus Christ."" Years are counted from the traditionally recognized year of the birth of Jesus. E.)." Absolute Dating - Collective term for techniques that assign specific dates or date ranges, in calendar years, to artifacts and other archaeological finds.