Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



How Do Archaeologists Know Where to Dig?

The Great Courses (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
Image of item

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (30 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : The Great Courses, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Eric H. Cline
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2016.
Summary, etc.:
This lecture uncovers the methodology archaeologists use in looking for sites. Get acquainted with the uses of remote sensing technologies, such as LiDAR and ground penetrating radar, which enable archaeologists to visualize objects obscured by vegetation and soil. Then investigate ground surveyśreconnaissance done by carefully walking potential siteśwhich reveal vital information before digging.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: History, Ancient.
Genre: Education films.

Additional Resources