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Author Praetzellis, Adrian, 1952-
Title Dug to death : a tale of archaeological method and mayhem / Adrian Praetzellis
Imprint Lanham, MD : AltaMira Press, c2003
book jacket
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  CC75.7 P898 2003    AVAILABLE    30530001192608
Descript xiv, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes index
A beginning and an end : contract archaeology & safety on site -- A shock : methods and goals & the "site" concept -- A performance : research design & historic sources -- A visitation : ethics & prehistory/ethnohistory/history -- A climb : mystification & research design and field method -- A wolf : budgets & site content/structure/context -- An offer : site formation & dating & disinterested observers? -- An assumption : objectivity/subjectivity & Harris matrix & curation -- A story : scientism and drowning in detail & TPQ -- A sinking feeling : artifact lifecycle & re/constructing the past -- An end and a beginning : pragmatics of publication
Subject Archaeology -- Methodology
Archaeology -- Fieldwork
Archaeology -- Case studies
Excavations (Archaeology) -- New Zealand
Archaeology and state -- New Zealand
Public contracts -- New Zealand
New Zealand -- Antiquities
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