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The Fallacy that Archaeology is an Exact Science p. The Fallacy that the a priori Method is Bad Science p. The Fallacy that the Simplest is Always the Best Answer p. The Fallacy of Fitting a Square Peg Into a Round Hole p. In practice a huge amount of cross referencing with other recorded sequences is required to produce dating series from stratigraphic relationships such as the work in seriation.Residual and intrusive Finds One issue in using stratigraphic relationships is that the date of artifacts in a context does not represent the date of the context, but just the earliest date the context could be.Since most young adults will marry, the process employed in finding a husband and wife is still considered courtship.
Some degree of dating objects by their position in the sequence can be made with known datable elements of the archaeological record or other assumed datable contexts deduced by a regressive form of relative dating which in turn can fix events represented by contexts to some range in time.
The Fallacy that the Geography of the Bible is Unreliable p. The Fallacy that Most Biblical Sites Have Been Identified Using an Inscription p. The Fallacy that a Surface Survey is the Same as an Excavation p. The Fallacy that All Archaeologists Use the Same Date System p.
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If we look at the sequence in "fig A" we may find that the cut for the construction of wall 2, context 5, has cut through layers 9 and 10 and in doing so has introduced the possibility that artifacts from layers 9 and 10 may be redeposited higher up the sequence in the context representing the backfill of the construction cut, context 3.
These artifacts are referred to as "residual" or "residual finds".