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  1. Joseph Tainter
    Gave the 8 reasons as to why societies collapse
  2. Anna Sofaer
    President of the Solstice Project; coordinated astronomical research and preservation efforts with the Sun Dagger Site.
  3. Tatiana Proskourikoff
    Maya archaeologist who deciphered that Maya hieroglyphs contained historical information due to the fact that they had an "initial date"
  4. Eric Thompson
    Mesoamerican archaeologist that specialized in Maya society and worked to crack the code of the Maya hieroglyphs
  5. Scott Ortman (2)
    • Archaeologist that tried to describe todays urban growth patterns when applied to Mexico Ancient cities
    • Found that even without today's technology, ancient cities were still able to move forward at the same speed
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2015-12-14 02:18:38
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Names to know for the anthropology test
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