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New Eyes on the Old World

New Eyes on the Old World

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Eight case studies illustrate how geographic information systems (GIS) technology can help us understand the past while preparing for the future.
Eight case studies illustrate how geographic information systems (GIS) technology can help us understand the past while preparing for the future.

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Published by: Esri on Jul 23, 2013
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New Eyes on theOld World
GIS Helps Us Understand thePast While Preparing for theFuture
July 2013
 
3Introduction
New Eyes on the Old World
Archaeologists, historians, and cultural resource managersunderstand the importance o geography. Its variables exerta strong inuence on human behavior today, just as it didin the past. Geography also inuences the degree to whicharchaeological and historical sites are exposed to and impactedby human activity and natural orces.GIS acilitates mapping to analyze depositional patterns, catalogand quantiy cultural resources, and provide a well-structureddescriptive and analytical tool or identiying spatial patterns. Itis also an invaluable tool or protecting and stewarding culturalresources into the uture.
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