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14: Historical Archaeology

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    74751
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    Learning Objectives

    By the end of this chapter, you will be able to:

    • Describe the role of historical archaeology and the unique opportunities associated with it
    • Identify the types of evidence used by historical archaeologists
    • Provide examples of how historical archaeology “checks” the historical record and provides a nuanced and sometimes contradictory interpretation of the past


    This page titled 14: Historical Archaeology is shared under a CC BY-NC license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Amanda Wolcott Paskey and AnnMarie Beasley Cisneros (ASCCC Open Educational Resources Initiative (OERI)) .