Durrani, Farzand Ali, 1933-2003. New perspectives on Indus urbanism from Rehman Dheri

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: New perspectives on Indus urbanism from Rehman Dheri

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph East and West -- Vol. 45, no. 1/4

Published By: Original publisher East and West -- Vol. 45, no. 1/4 Rome: Istituto italiano per il Medio ed Estremo Oriente. 1995. 81-96 p. ill., map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by F.A. Durrani, Ihsan Ali and G. Erdosy

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2016. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Early Indus (AQ43)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Identification (101); Archaeological excavation methods (1210); Sociocultural trends (178); Settlement patterns (361); Cultural participation (184); Chronologies and culture sequences (911); Commercial facilities (366); Internal trade (438);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The authors give a brief description of their excavations and findings at Rehman Dheri. The main focus of the document is how areas outside of the central Indus Valley began the process of urbanization and social complexity later seen in the core. The peripheral areas had earlier settlements, settlement hierarchies, craft traditions, and trade networks. Also, they were in more varied environments and maintained their own regional character throughout the Early and Mature Indus traditions.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 10

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. aq43-010

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Journal Article

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 94-96)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1976-1981, 1991

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Archaeologists-4,5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry; 2015

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 5800-4210 BP

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Pakistan and northwest India

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Excavations (Archaeology)--Pakistan--Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


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