Plants And Harappan Subsistence: An Example Of Stability And Change From Rojdi, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Plants And Harappan Subsistence

An Example Of Stability And Change From Rojdi, 1st Edition

By Steven A. Weber

Routledge

200 pages

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Description

This book aims to interpret the archeobotanical remains at the site of Rojdi, in northwest India, with reference to diet and environment and within a socio-economic framework. It discusses artifactual material which associates it with the 'Harappan Cultural Tradition'.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Archeological Perspectives on the Region -- Paleoethnobotanical Analysis -- Status of Paleoethnobotany in South Asia -- The Site of Rojdi -- Methods -- Description and Implications of the Rojdi Plant Material -- Paleoethnobotanical Reconstruction at Rojdi -- The Rojdi Plant-use/Subsistence Model -- Wider Significance of the Rojdi Plant Remains -- Conclusion

About the Author

Steven A. Weber

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC002000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General