Includes concepts of:
Culture as interactive
Culture change must include women, ethnic minorities, illiterate (under-represented groups).
Archaeologists bring cultural biases to work, act as mediators of the past.
“The archaeology of the mind”
Combines concepts of culture history, processualism and post-processualism for understanding the past.
Employs modern techniques as well as tried and true methods of excavation.
Continues to utilize other disciplines, as well as anthropology, for a “holistic” approach.