The Mountainair Lithis Scatters: Settlement Patterns and Significance Evaluation of Low Density Surface Sites
Journal of Field Archaeology
The Mountainair Lithic Scatters represent a kind of site all too frequently ignored by archaeologists. This paper suggests that field survey involving small projects should anticipate that isolated surface scatters can, with certain limitations, be placed into a settlement-pattern framework.
Tainter, J. A. The Mountainair Lithic Scatters: Settlement Patterns and Significance Evaluation of Low Density Surface Sites. Journal of Field Archaeology 6: 463-469.