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dc.contributor.authorTronchin, Francesca C.-
dc.date.accessioned2013-01-14T16:46:05Z-
dc.date.available2013-01-14T16:46:05Z-
dc.date.issued8/22/2012-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10267/14805-
dc.descriptionThis syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.en_US
dc.description.abstractThis course will address the material remains of the ancient Mediterranean, including Mesopotamia, Egypt, the Aegean, Greece, Etruria, and Rome. By examining the history of the rediscovery of the classical world we will come to understand “How do we know what we know about antiquity?” through the personalities and methodologies of more than two centuries of archaeological practice. We will also study ethical and legal questions related to classical archaeology and the broader question of “Who owns the past?” by looking into case studies of looting, theft, and museological issues. In this course, students will:  learn to recognize the physical remains (from pottery to major buildings) of these significant ancient civilizations.  examine the impact of modern history and culture on the study and interpretation of the ancient past.  investigate the major sources of information about the classical world.  learn the most significant approaches to archaeological survey, excavation, and preservation of ancient sites and artifacts.  study the ways in which new technology can assist in archaeology.  learn the vocabulary associated with the practice of archaeology and the study of classical artifacts and monuments.  come to understand why studying the past is important in our modern, global society.en_US
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dc.publisherMemphis, Tenn. : Rhodes Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSyllabi CRNen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries13879en_US
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dc.subjectArt and Art History, Department ofen_US
dc.subjectSyllabusen_US
dc.subjectCurriculumen_US
dc.subjectAcademic departmentsen_US
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dc.subject2012 Fallen_US
dc.titleART 120-01, Classical Archaeology, Fall 2012en_US
dc.typeOtheren_US
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