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Urbanism, archaeology and trade

further observations on the Gao Region (Mali), the 1996 fieldseason results

by Timothy Insoll

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Published by J. and E. Hedges, Archaeopress .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Gao Region (Mali),
  • Mali,
  • Gao Region.,
  • Gao Region
    • Subjects:
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mali -- Gao Region.,
    • Urbanization -- Mali -- Gao Region -- History.,
    • Gao Region (Mali) -- Antiquities.,
    • Gao Region (Mali) -- Commerce -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementTimothy Insoll ; with contributions by Dorian Q. Fuller ... [et al.].
      SeriesBAR international series ;, 829
      ContributionsFuller, Dorian Q.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT551.9.G36 I58 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 165 p. :
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6822860M
      ISBN 101841711233
      LC Control Number00303721

      The Mediterranean's Iron Age period was one of its most dynamic eras. Stimulated by the movement of individuals and groups on an unprecedented scale, the first half of the first millennium BCE witnesses the development of Mediterranean-wide practices, including related writing systems, common features of urbanism, and shared artistic styles and techniques, . This volume explores early complex society and nascent urbanism, based in studies of Mesopotamia during the fifth–fourth millennia bc. Urbanism in the Near East has traditionally been located in late fourthmillennium bc southern Mesopotamia (south Iraq); but recent excavations and surveys in northeast Syria and southeast Turkey have identified a distinctively northern . distance trade networks, and concentrated populations. This non-centralized economic urbanism contrasts with the strongly centralized political urbanism found in many other parts of the ancient world. “Heterarchy”, currently a fashionable term for non-hierarchical social complexity, is a key concept in the book.


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