Spring 2020
Buried Cities and Lost Tribes: Old World ASB222
3.00 Credit

Introduction to archaeology through discoveries and the researchers who made them. Emphasis on methods of archaeological fieldwork and what these discoveries reveal about humanity, including the nature of archaeological inquiry, the development of human social groups, the changing role of religion in evolving societies, the origins of agriculture, the origins of settled life ways, the rise of cities and complex societies, political strife across different cultures and the forces which tend to fragment societies. Examples drawn from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Pacific Islands, and Australia. Prerequisites: None.

Class Availability: Open
13 of 32 seats available
General Education Designations
G, H, HU, SB GE Codes
Class Number Delivery Days Dates Times Type
37641 Hybrid MW March 16, 2020 - May 8, 2020 1:00pm - 2:15pm Lecture
Last full refund date Student Last Date to Withdraw Section no. Class Fees
March 23, 2020 April 6, 2020 0005 -

Books and Materials

  • Ancient Lives (Required)
  • 6th edition (NA)
  • ISBN: 9781317281955
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group, LLC
  • Author: Fagan
  • Type: eBook
  • Estimated Price: $175.00 (new)
  • Used Retail Price is $0.00; eBook type is Web; eBook format is BryteWave Format;
  • Ancient Lives (Required)
  • 6th edition (2016)
  • ISBN: 9781138188792
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Author: Fagan
  • Type: Textbook
  • Estimated Price: $195.00 (new)
  • Used Retail Price is $146.25; Title is a rental title
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