2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
ARC 401 - Archaeological Theory
The history and evolution of archaeology and its theoretical frameworks are examined in a lecture/seminar/discussion format. The role and implications of theory in archaeological practice are explored from its origins to the present, emphasizing processual, postprocessual, and contemporary theoretical debate, ethics, and professionalism. Prerequisites: ANT 220, junior standing, and one regional archaeology course ( ANT 325, ANT 350, CLA 350).