1st Edition

Plants And Harappan Subsistence
An Example Of Stability And Change From Rojdi

ISBN 9780367283056
Published October 2, 2019 by Routledge
200 Pages

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Book 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

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Steven A. Weber