University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Lewis R. Binford

A Corporate Caribou Hunt

Documenting the Archaeology of Past Lifeways

By: Lewis R. Binford

In seeking to understand the archaeological record, one of the most important conditioners of how well we infer a past and how accurate our inferences are is our naivete, or the scale of prior know¬≠ledge we bring to the task. Late in the 1960s, while I was working with archaeological materials remaining from the ancient […]