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Introduction to Australian Archaeology


Introduction to Australian Archaeology

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In this introductory course Part 1, we consider what archaeology is, and how it fits into the scheme of anthropology. Learn something of early Australian anthropologists and how archaeology developed in Australia. Consider the formative processes of the earth, and look at how plate tectonics effected biogeography. You will gain knowledge about various theories of Hominid dispersal, like Out of Africa and Multi-regionalism. Discover facts about the Ice Age and fluctuating Pleistocene sea levels.... More
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: February 14, 2003
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 07, 2006
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Submitter: Steve Ewings


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
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Language: English
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