Galisonian logic devices and data availability: Revitalising Upper Palaeolithic cultural taxonomies. 

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Galisonian logic devices and data availability
Marwick, B. (2019). Galisonian logic devices and data availability: Revitalising Upper Palaeolithic cultural taxonomies. Antiquity, 93(371), 1365-1367

Reynolds and Riede’s (2019) call for caution in the use of cultural taxonomies in the study of stone artefact assemblages is welcome. In my contribution to this debate, I draw on work in the philosophy of science to explore the implications for archaeology should researchers adopt Reynolds and Riede’s proposals—particularly those concerning data types and data availability

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