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 Definition The scientific study of past human cultures by means of the recovery, documentation and analysis of material remains and environmental data. [d] [e]
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Since we are already on this and in most countries Archeology (Archaeology) falls under anthro - can we subsume this completely under our CZ:Anthropology Workgroupworkgroup?

Lee R. Berger 12:57, 14 September 2007 (CDT)

Maybe. You might ask if the two Archaeology Workgroup editors have any objection. I don't, personally. --Larry Sanger 13:04, 14 September 2007 (CDT)

I shall await their reply!

Lee R. Berger 13:17, 14 September 2007 (CDT)

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Thinking about how this article could developed, it needs a section on the history of archaeology (ie: how the study developed), archaeological techniques (including drawing, photography, geophysics, excavation, and dating), and the role of archaeology in historical studies. Richard Nevell 22:04, 18 September 2012 (UTC)