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Understanding the neolithic

by Julian Thomas

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England,
  • Great Britain.,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Neolithic period -- Great Britain.,
    • Neolithic period -- England.,
    • Archaeology -- Philosophy.,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities.,
    • England -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJulian Thomas.
      ContributionsThomas, Julian.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN776.22.G7 T48 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 266 p. :
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6804594M
      ISBN 100415207665, 0415207673
      LC Control Number00267242
      OCLC/WorldCa40610802

      Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The Neolithic in Britain was a period of fundamental change: human communities were transformed, collectively owning domesticated plants and animals, and inhabiting a richer world of material things: timber houses and halls, pottery vessels, polished flint and stone axes, and massive monuments of earth and stone. Equally important was the development of a suite of .

      Synopsis. Chapter one, "Structures of Sand", introduces the themes that Bradley explores in the book, and outlines prior archaeological approaches to understanding the Neolithic. In the second chapter, "Thinking the Neolithic", Bradley argues that Mesolithic European worldviews centred on fertility and regeneration, with no distinction made between humans and the natural Author: Richard Bradley. Archaeopress is an Oxford-based publisher specialising in scholarly books and journals in the field of archaeology and related heritage subjects. COVID UPDATE: Like everyone we are trying our best to continue as normal in these challenging times. Our publishing schedule continues as usual with some staff members working remotely where necessary.

      People in Neolithic Age learned that they could grow their own food by collecting and planting the seeds of plants. Now during the Neolithic Age, we h. Understanding the nature and process of initial Pacific settlement by people carrying the Lapita culture is ultimately founded upon accurate knowledge of the timing and speed of : Peter Bellwood.


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'This book represents a milestone in the changing attitudes to the study of prehistory and constitutes essential reading for all those interested in the Neolithic and how we may speak of the past - Colin RichardsCited by: Do not, therefore, come to this book hoping to actually understand the Neolithic, or to discover truth.

It is not just fictional archaeologists who distrust "truths". This book is, however, a marvellous guide to what has been found, what was known at the time of publication, and what narratives best fit the facts available/5(5). Understanding the Neolithic Pages pages First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa by: Understanding the Neolithic.

This volume is an investigation of the Neolithic period in southern Britain. Whilst examining the archaeological data of this region, Thomas exposes the assumptions and prejudices which have shaped archaeologists' accounts of the distant past.

'This book represents a milestone in the changing attitudes to the study of prehistory and constitutes essential reading for all those interested in the Neolithic and how we may speak of the past - Colin Richards. Understanding The Neolithic / Edition 2 available in Paperback, NOOK Book.

Read an excerpt of this book. Add to Wishlist. ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 06/24/ Publisher: Taylor & Francis. Understanding The Neolithic / Edition 2.

Publish your book with B&: $ The book is a fully reworked and updated edition of the successful and controversial Rethinking the Neolithic, (), which provoked much heated debate on publication, especially in providing stimulating and radical alternative ways of interpreting archaeological evidence.

This book employs contemporary theoretical perspectives to investigate the Neolithic period in southern britain. It is a fully reworked edition of the author's Rethinking the Neolithic ().

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The book is a fully reworked and updated edition of the the book "Rethinking the Neolithic", which provoked much heated debate on publication, especially in providing alternative ways of interpreting archaeological evidence/5(6).

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Julian Thomas is the author of Understanding the Neolithic ( avg rating, 14 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Archaeology and Modernity ( avg 4/5. Paleolithic period (pā´lēəlĬth´Ĭk, –lēō–, păl´–) or Old Stone Age, the earliest period of human development and the longest phase of mankind's history.

It is approximately coextensive with the Pleistocene geologic epoch, beginning about 2 million years ago and ending in various places betw years ago, when it was succeeded by the Mesolithic period.

The book challenged the conventionally held view that human lifestyles transformed in Great Britain, from Mesolithic hunter-gatherers to Neolithic farmers – a process known as the " Neolithic Revolution "– through interpretive analysis of "social theory, anthropology and.

Summary: This volume is an investigation of the Neolithic period in southern Britain. Whilst examining the archaeological data of this region, Thomas exposes the assumptions and prejudices which have shaped archaeologists' accounts of the distant past.

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Buy Understanding the Neolithic by Julian Thomas from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Book Edition: 2nd New Edition.While thoroughly examining the archaeological data of the Neolithic period in Southern Britain, Julian Thomas exposes the assumptions and prejudices which, ISBN Buy the Understanding the Neolithic ebook.Jacques Cauvin has greatly improved our understanding of the Neolithic in the Near East, particularly with his book Naissance des divinités, Naissance de l’agriculture, which deals with the Neolithic Revolution and the diffusion of the Neolithic way of living.

For Cauvin, following G. Childe, 1 agriculture and the ‘ mastery of nature Cited by: 5.