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Title Connectivity in antiquity : globalization as a long-term historical process / edited by Øystein S. LaBianca and Sandra Arnold Scham.

Publication Info. London ; Oakville, Conn. : Equinox Pub., 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  382.09 C752C    Check Shelf
Description vi, 175 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Series Approaches to anthropological archaeology
Approaches to anthropological archaeology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: ancient network societies? -- The "space of flows" in antiquity -- Grand narratives, technological revolutions and the past : deep-time studies of metallurgy and social evolution in the Eastern Mediterranean / T. E. Levy -- Emerging state connectivity : dynamic urban and economic growth in third millennium BCE West Syrian societies / William Collins -- Trade pulsations, collapse, and reorientation in the ancient world / William R. Thompson -- The globalizing effects of hajj in the medieval and modern eras / Bethany J. Walker -- Connectivity : TransJordan during the Persian period / Paul J. Ray, Jr -- Organic globalization and socialization of civilization / Sheldon Lee Gosline -- Connectivity in the Longue Duree : hadramis from South Yemen in an Indian Ocean world / Leif Manger -- Perceptions of antiquity and the formation of modern resistance identities -- Sandra Arnold Scham -- Foreign self and familiar other : the impact of "global" connectivity on New Kingdom and Ramesside Egypt / Jenny Cashman -- Nothing new under the sun? / Manuel Castells.
Subject Civilization, Ancient.
Economic history -- To 500.
Commerce -- History -- To 500.
Economic history -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Commerce -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Mediterranean Region -- Antiquities.
Middle East -- Antiquities.
Added Author LaBianca, Øystein Sakala.
Scham, Sandra Arnold.
ISBN 190476813X
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