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date: 15 August 2020

processual archaeology 

Source:
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology
Author(s):

Timothy Darvill

[Th]Essentially, the New Archaeology of the late 1960s and 1970s, processual archaeology is grounded in a positivist view of the past and takes an essentially anthropological view of ancient societies. Drawing on earlier work in the field of biology, ... ...

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