The Archaeology Of South Asia

Pub Date : 2015-08-31 | Author : Robin Coningham | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781316418987
ISBN 13 : 1316418987

This book offers a critical synthesis of the archaeology of South Asia from the Neolithic period (c.6500 BCE), when domestication began, to the spread of Buddhism accompanying the ..

Anuradhapura

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Robin Coningham | Publisher : British Archaeological Reports

ISBN 10 : 1841719420
ISBN 13 : 9781841719429

The site of Anuradhapura, NW Sri Lanka, is important, from two principal points of view. In the first place it has played a significant role in the history and cultural traditions ..

Anuradhapura

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : Robin Coningham | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1407311891
ISBN 13 : 9781407311890

The third volume of the Anuradhapura series documents the results of six years of settlement survey, excavation and geoarchaeology in the hinterland of the Citadel. Mapping the res..

Anuradhapura The Artefacts

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Robin Coningham | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1841719420
ISBN 13 : 9781841719429

The site of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka, is important, from two principal points of view. In the first place it has played a significant role in the history and cultural traditions of ..

The Archaeology Of Early Historic South Asia

Pub Date : 1995-09-07 | Author : F. R. Allchin | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521376955
ISBN 13 : 9780521376952

Cities and states developed in South Asia between c. BC 800 and AD 250, as Hinduism and Buddhism arose and spread. Drawing on archaeological studies and also on texts and inscripti..

Appropriating The Past

Pub Date : 2012-11-12 | Author : Geoffrey Scarre | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780521196062
ISBN 13 : 052119606X

An international and multidisciplinary team addresses significant ethical questions about the rights to access, manage and interpret the material remains of the past...

Archaeology And World Religion

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Timothy Insoll | Publisher : Psychology Press

ISBN 10 : 0415221552
ISBN 13 : 9780415221559

Archaeology and World Religion is an important new work, being the first to examine these two vast topics together. The volume explores the relationship between, and the contributi..