Mesopotamia to Mesoamerica

Wright, Henry T.
January 1989
Archaeology;Jan/Feb89, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p46
Looks at the changes in archaeology and archaeological tools used in studies of five early civilizations. Regional survey techniques in the Near East; Need for regional archaeological surveys in South Asia; Formation of the earliest East Asian civilization; Comprehension of Mesoamerican writing systems; Study of the evolution of the early civilizations; Use of the Andes as a testing ground for religious ideology investigations; Development of general theories of the evolution of civilizations.


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