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The Singing Neanderthals: The Origins of Music, Language, Mind, and Body
ean: 9780674021921, isbn: 0674021924,
The propensity to make music is the most mysterious, wonderful, and neglected feature of humankind: this is where Steven Mithen began, drawing together strands from archaeology, anthropology, psychology, neuroscience--and, of course, musicology--to e...
Archaeology and Language: The Puzzle of Indo-European Origins
ean: 9780521386753, isbn: 0521386756,
In this book Colin Renfrew directs remarkable new light on the links between archaeology and language, looking specifically at the puzzling similarities that are apparent across the Indo-European family of ancient languages, from Anatolia and Ancient...
The Meroitic Language and Writing System
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ean: 9781107008663, isbn: 1107008662,
This book provides an introduction to the Meroitic language and writing system, which was used between circa 300 BC and 400 AD in the kingdom of Meroe, located in what is now Sudan and Egyptian Nubia. This book details advances in the understanding o...
In Search of the Indo-Europeans
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mpn: 175 illustrations, ean: 9780500276167, isbn: 0500276161,
An archaeological and linguistic monograph on the origins and expansion of the Indo-European...
Reading the Maya Glyphs, Second Edition
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mpn: 9780500285534, ean: 9780500285534, isbn: 0500285535,
The breaking of the Maya code has completely changed our knowledge of this ancient civilization, and has revealed the Maya people's long and vivid history. Decipherment of Maya hieroglyphic writing has progressed to the point where most Maya written ...
Translating Maya Hieroglyphs (Recovering Languages and Literacies in the Americas)
mpn: black & white illustrations, black & whi, ean: 9780806151212, isbn: 0806151218,
Maya hieroglyphic writing may seem impossibly opaque to beginning students, but scholar Scott A. J. Johnson presents it as a regular and comprehensible system in this engaging, easy-to-follow textbook. The only comprehensive introduction designed spe...
Languages in Prehistoric Europe (Indogermanische Bibliothek)
sku: LA9783825314491, ean: 9783825314491, isbn: 3825314499,
Before the advent of writing and before the development of the Indo-European language, Europe enjoyed much greater linguistic diversity with a whole host of other languages (Hispanic, Baltic, Slavic, Germanic, to name but a few) which are now defunct...
An Introduction to Classical Nahuatl
ean: 9780521732291, isbn: 0521732298,
Now available to an English-speaking audience, this book is a comprehensive grammar of classical Nahuatl, the literary language of the Aztecs. It offers students of Nahuatl a complete and clear treatment of the language's structure, grammar, and voca...
Images of the Past
ean: 9780073531052, isbn: 0073531057,
This well illustrated, full-color, site-by-site survey of prehistory captures the popular interest, excitement, and visual splendor of archaeology as it provides insight into the research, interpretations, and theoretical themes in the field. The new...
Lucy to Language: The Benchmark Papers
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ean: 9780199652594, isbn: 0199652597,
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The concept of the social brain has become a popular topic in the last decade and has generated interest within the research community and contributed to a wide public examination of human culture, nature, mind, and instinct, as well as aspects of so...
Perspectives on Traditional Settlements and Communities: Home, Form and Culture in Indonesia
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mpn: 44 black & white illustrations, biograph, ean: 9789814585040, isbn: 9814585041,
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This book covers the relationship between societies and their culture in the context of traditional settlement in Indonesia. The focus of the study is on the search for meanings of local concepts. This study reveals and analyzes the concepts concerni...
Images of the Past
mpn: black & white illustrations, colour illu, ean: 9780078034978, isbn: 0078034973,
Images of the Past is an introduction to prehistoric archaeology that aims to capture the excitement and visual splendor of archaeology while at the same time providing insight into current research methods, interpretations, and theories in the field...
The World's Oldest Alphabet: Hebrew As the Language of the Proto-consonantal Script
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mpn: 19627X, ean: 9789652208842, isbn: 9652208841,
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For close to 150 years, scholars have attempted to identify the language of the world's oldest alphabetic script and to translate the inscriptions that use it, which were found in the Sinai Peninsula and date from 1842 to 1446 BCE. Until now, scholar...
The Magic of a Common Language: Jakobson, Mathesius, Trubetzkoy, and the Prague Linguistic Circle (Current Studies in Linguistics)
sku: GD-011-16-2151202, ean: 9780262200967, isbn: 0262200961,
Driven by a desire to create a new basis for the study of language, a heterogeneous group of Czech, Russian, Ukrainian, and German scholars who found themselves in Prague in the mid-1920s launched the profoundly influential Prague Linguistic Circle. ...
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