ANTH 420 Lithic Technology and Analysis (3 credits)

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Offered by: Anthropology (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Anthropology : A survey of current literature on the analysis of stone tools and laboratory sessions illustrating how they were produced and used. Topics to be covered include: fracture mechanics; manufacturing techniques; typological systems; experimental replication; identification of tool functions through microscopic analysis of use-wear.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2010-2011 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2010-2011 academic year.

  • Winter