Deposition and dislocation of pottery as surface assemblages in semi-arid regions

Tunçer, Aylin
This thesis aims to discuss the archaeological concerns about how surveys can provide data tht is meaningful to construct spatial patterning and its intricacies for inferences through altering processes diversified as cultural and natural processes. Along with that there is also a second concern dealing with the application of these theoretical issues to practical basis. It consists both methodological limits and also limits governed by the legislation of the particular area according to the aim of the study. A particular space, semi-arid climate is selected for comparing the amount of attrition and accretion caused by natural factors, to be able to apply the studies to Anatolian geography. However applications from around the world are frequently discussed here, these are mainly the case studies bringing methodological scheme for the appropriate data collection.


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Citation Formats
A. Tunçer, “Deposition and dislocation of pottery as surface assemblages in semi-arid regions,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2005.