4 edition of Urbanism, archaeology and trade found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Timothy Insoll ; with contributions by Dorian Q. Fuller ... [et al.].|
|Series||BAR international series ;, 829|
|Contributions||Fuller, Dorian Q.|
|LC Classifications||DT551.9.G36 I58 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 165 p. :|
|Number of Pages||165|
|LC Control Number||00303721|
Archaeology of Urbanism. Module code: AR Archaeology is well placed to provide a lot of information about towns and cities. The study of buildings and material culture can address not only the urban physical form in the past, and the ways in which this changed and developed, but also evidence for elites and the poor in towns and cities, trade and traders, religion in urban . An exchange system or trade network can be defined as any manner in which consumers connect with producers. Regional exchange studies in archaeology describe the networks that people used to gain, barter for, purchase, or otherwise obtain raw material, goods, services and ideas from the producers or sources, and to move those goods across the .
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