• archaeologists
  • An adequate and objective taxonomy is the basis of all archaeology, and many good archaeologists spend their lives in this activity of description and classification. (britannica.com)
  • In this rapidly changing environment, it becomes necessary to reassess the role that media and information and communication technologies can play in engaging the public with archaeology, if, as archaeologists, we wish to communicate effectively. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • The Archaeology, Media and Communication Research Network will identify and research the new 'spaces' that seem open for archaeologists, exploring the potential for collaboration with commissioners, producers (in the case of television and radio programmes, for example), museum professionals, ICT experts, networking portals, and other private companies. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Africa
  • Tells are most commonly associated with the archaeology of the ancient Near East, but they are also found elsewhere, such as Central Asia, Eastern Europe, West Africa and Greece. (wikipedia.org)
  • Theories
  • The theories and concepts of media archaeology have been primarily elaborated by the scholars and cultural critics Thomas Elsaesser, Erkki Huhtamo, Siegfried Zielinski, and Wolfgang Ernst, taking off from earlier work by Michel Foucault on the archaeology of knowledge, Walter Benjamin on the culture of mass media, and film scholars such as C.W. Ceram on the archaeology of cinema. (wikipedia.org)
  • discipline
  • No doubt there have always been people who were interested in the material remains of the past, but archaeology as a discipline has its earliest origins in 15th- and 16th-century Europe , when the Renaissance Humanists looked back upon the glories of Greece and Rome. (britannica.com)
  • research
  • Become part of a world-leading Department of Archaeology with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research, as you develop the skills for a career in commercial and heritage organisations or future doctoral research. (reading.ac.uk)
  • Research in Archaeology is nurtured by world-class research clusters that provide an interdisciplinary environment for engagement within and across themes, projects and regional studies. (reading.ac.uk)
  • past
  • Archaeology , also spelled archeology , the scientific study of the material remains of past human life and activities. (britannica.com)
  • Archaeology is fundamentally a historical science, one that encompasses the general objectives of reconstructing, interpreting, and understanding past human societies. (britannica.com)
  • Archaeology is the study of past cultures based on scientific analysis of material remains, including written documents. (indiana.edu)
  • Archaeology (or archeology ) is the study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics . (conservapedia.com)
  • Archaeology has various goals, which range from understanding culture history to reconstructing past lifeways to documenting and explaining changes in human societies through time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Archaeology has been used by nation-states to create particular visions of the past. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cognitive archaeology is a theoretical perspective in archaeology which focuses on the ways that ancient societies thought and the symbolic structures that can be perceived in past material culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • attempts
  • This method attempts to avoid the pitfalls of Post-Processual Archaeology by retaining the 'scientific' aspects of Processual Archaeology while reaching for the higher social levels of ideas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department
  • Boston University Department of Archaeology undergraduate major, Elizabeth Mauer, was interested in some ancient textile fragments we have in the Gabel Museum of Archaeology while she was looking for a project to do in Professor Curtis Runnels course CAS AR 206, Ancient Technology. (bu.edu)
  • project
  • Banjo enclosures Causewayed enclosures Enclosed cremation cemeteries Henges Henge enclosures Hill-slope enclosures Kraals Neolithic circular enclosures in Central Europe Oppida Ring ditches Rondel enclosures Stone circles Timber circles Tor enclosures Project, Damerham Archaeology. (wikipedia.org)
  • ancient
  • The science of archaeology (from Greek ἀρχαιολογία, archaiologia from ἀρχαῖος, arkhaios, "ancient" and -λογία, -logia, "-logy") grew out of the older multi-disciplinary study known as antiquarianism. (wikipedia.org)
  • Flavio Biondo, an Italian Renaissance humanist historian, created a systematic guide to the ruins and topography of ancient Rome in the early 15th century, for which he has been called an early founder of archaeology. (wikipedia.org)
  • In archaeology therefore, having a loosely applied general term is at least partially influenced by the observation that ancient cultures often used and considered these various green-hued materials as interchangeable. (wikipedia.org)
  • science
  • Tentative steps towards the systematization of archaeology as a science took place during the Enlightenment era in Europe in the 17th and 18th centuries. (wikipedia.org)