Archaeological Typology and Practical Reality : A Dialectical Approach to Artifact Classification and Sorting

Archaeological Typology and Practical Reality : A Dialectical Approach to Artifact Classification and Sorting

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Table of Contents

Part I. Introductory: 1. Beginning points
2. Introductory theses
Part II. The Nature Of Types And Typologies: 3.
Dimensions and elements of 'typehood'
4. Perceptual and conceptual foundations
5. The dialectics of type formulation
6. The nature of types
7. The structure of typologies
8. A synthetic definition of typology and type
Part III. Typology In Action: The Medieval
Nubian Pottery Typology: 9. Origin and
development of the Nubian typology
10. Basic features of the Nubian typology
11. The uses of the Nubian Typology
12. Philosophical implications
Part IV. Pragmatics Of Archaeological Typology:
13. The starting point: purpose
14. The determinants of types: variables and
attributes
15. The making of types: formulation,
designation and description
16. The uses of type: typing and sorting
17. The ordering of types: taxonomy and
seriation
18. Variation and variability in archaeological
classifications
19. The bottom line: practicality
20. Principles of practical typology
21. Information-theoretic formulations
Part V. Classification, Explanation, And
Theory: 22. The Typological Debate
23. Issues and non-issues in the Typological
Debate
24. Conceptual problems
25. The use and abuse of theory
26. Paradigms and progress
Appendices.