|Publisher:||Springer New York|
|Series:||Manuals in Archaeological Method, Theory and Technique|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)|
About the Author
James M. Skibo is a Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at Illinois State University and the 2012 recipient of the Society for American Archaeology’s Award for Excellence in Ceramic Analysis. Besides his ethnoarchaeological work in the Philippines he has conducted research in the American Southwest and he currently works in the Great Lakes and directs the Grand Island Archaeological Project.
Table of Contents1. Understanding Pottery Function.- 2. Intended Function: Inferring Manufacturing Performance.- 3. Sooting and Carbonization.- 4. Attrition.- 5. Residue.