Essays about: "digital archaeology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words digital archaeology.

  1. 1. Digital Marine Osteoarchaeology : The problematization of bodies and bones in water

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Matilda Fredriksson; [2017]
    Keywords : Digital marine osteoarchaeology; Marine archaeology; Marine osteology; Osteoarchaeology; Bioarchaeology; Birka; Mars; Gribshunden; Mary Rose; Sandby borg; Çatalhöyük; Marine osteoarchaeology; Animal remains; Human remains; Taphonomy; Fluvial transport.;

    Abstract : This master's thesis is intended as a foundation for further development of methods for digital marine osteoarchaeology. The main purpose of this thesis was to examine and problematise the process of locating, documenting, and analyzing skeletal remains in marine archaeological, and other hard to reach sites. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital archaeology : The embodied visitor experience

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antikens kultur

    Author : Nina Puhakka Frejvall; [2017]
    Keywords : digital archaeology; digital humanities; critical museology; visitor experience; multi-sensory experience; virtual reality; augmented reality;

    Abstract : Archaeology is a field which has been impacted greatly by digital technology; the new technological instruments are developing both academic research and public mediation. Digital archaeology has been available at the museum for some time, but immersive technologies are recent introductions, which offer new experiences for museum visitors. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Identifiability of Osteological Traits on 3D Models of Human Skeletal Remains

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Historisk osteologi

    Author : Bebelyn Placiente Robedizo; [2016]
    Keywords : Osteology; 3D modeling; 3D laser scanning; Image-based modeling; Evaluation; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : Previous studies have entertained the prospect of having 3D models substitute for their dry bone originals in osteological analysis. The objective of this study was to contribute to qualifying to what extent this may be possible given current technology. READ MORE

  4. 4. Media and the ‘Miracle of Munich’: British Media Reports on the Munich Crisis, the Munich agreement, and its consequences

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Historia

    Author : André Chiesa; [2016]
    Keywords : Munich Agreement; Neville Chamberlain; Appeasement; British newspapers; Agenda setting; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : Using agenda setting theory, I have conducted a content analysis of British local newspaper articles to analyze reports regarding the Munich Agreement, which was signed September 30th, 1938. The theory is based on the assumption that media "controls" the reality which is shared with the readers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring the use of 3D GIS as an analytical tool in archaeological excavation practice

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Arkeologi

    Author : Sjoerd Van Riel; [2016]
    Keywords : archaeology; digital archaeology; 3D models; 3D 4D GIS; photogrammetry; LIDAR; laser scanning; excavation methodology; excavation documentation; archaeological drawing methods; reflexivity; landscape archaeology; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : Several digital technologies are now available to record and document archaeological excavations. A large number of studies have been published concerning the use of laser scanning, image based 3D modelling and GIS. READ MORE