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Early South East Asia : essays in archaeology, history, and historical geography / edited by R.B. Smith and W. Watson.

; Smith, R. B. (Ralph Bernard), 1939-2000 ; Watson, William, 1917-2007
New York : Oxford University Press, 1979.
ISBN 9780197135877, 0197135870

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
DS 509 .C64 1973 (show me on map) Available Request
LIB stacks
DS509 .C64 1973 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
DS509 .C64 1973 Available Request
Other Authors Smith, R. B. 1939-2000.
Watson, William, 1917-2007.
Subjects Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology)
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Southeast Asia -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Southeast Asia -- History -- Congresses.
Southeast Asia.
Description xv, 561 pages, [11] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes "The papers are, for the most part, those submitted to a Colloquy on Early South East Asia held at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London, in September 1973."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-552) and index.
Contents The chronology of prehistoric metallurgy in north-east Thailand : Silābhūmi or Samrddhabhūmi? / D.T. Bayard -- The chemical characteristics of some metal finds from Non Nok Tha / I.R. Selimkhanov -- A comment on the Non Nok Tha dates / R.B. Smith -- The Ban Chieng culture / Nikom Suthiragsa -- Kok Charoen and the early metal age of central Thailand / W. Watson -- The late prehistoric and early historic pottery of the Khorat Plateau with special reference to Phimai / W.G. Solheim II and M. Ayres -- The Ongbah Cave and its fifth drum / P. Sørensen -- Archaeology in northern Viêt-Nam since 1954 / Jeremy H.C.S. Davidson -- The bronze drums of Shizhai shan, their social and ritual significance / Michele Pirazzoli-T'serstevens -- Local workshop centres of the late Bronze Age in highland South East Asia / Magdalene von Dewall -- The late prehistoric period in Indonesia / I.C. Glover -- The significance of the excavations at Gilimanuk (Bali) / R.P. Soejono -- The later prehistory of the Malay Peninsula / B.A.V. Peacock -- Archaeology in southern Viêt-Nam since 1954 / Jeremy H.C.S. Davidson -- Recent data on the Cambodian Neolithic : the problem of cultural continuity in southern Indochina / J.P. Carbonnel -- The Philippines during the first millennium B.C. / Robert B. Fox -- The megalithic problem in South East Asia / A.H. Christie -- Comment on 'megaliths' in South East Asia / I.C. Glover, B. Bronson, D.T. Bayard -- The geographical habitat of historical settlement in mainland South East Asia / Ronald C.Y. Ng -- The linguistic protohistory of mainland South East Asia / H.L. Shorto; with comment by D.T. Bayard -- Lin-i, Fu-nan, Java / A.H. Christie -- Urban genesis in mainland South East Asia / Paul Wheatley -- Urban genesis in Viêt-Nam : a comment / Jeremy H.C.S. Davidson -- The late prehistory and early history of central Thailand with special reference to Chansen / Bennet Bronson -- The excavation at Sab Champa / Veerapan Maleipan -- Problems of continuity between the pre-Buddhist and Buddhist periods in central Thailand, with special reference to Ū Thong / H.H.E. Loofs -- Dvāravatī, a consideration of its formative period / Elizabeth Lyons -- The development of Dvāravatī sculpture and a recent find from north-east Thailand / M.C. Subhadradis Diskul -- 'Funan', 'Zhenla'. The reality concealed by these Chinese views of Indochina / Claude Jacques -- Palaeography as an auxiliary discipline in research on early South East Asia / J.G. de Casparis -- The archaeology of Sumatra and the problem of Srivijaya / Bennet Bronson -- Pre-Angkor Cambodia : evidence from the inscriptions in Khmer concerning the common people and their environment / J.M. Jacob -- Khmer 'Hinduism' in the seventh century / O.W. Wolters -- Mainland South East Asia in the seventh and eighth centuries / R.B. Smith -- The archaeology of Central Java before 800 A.D. / Soekmono -- Some considerations on the problem of the shift of Mataram's centre of government from Central to East Java in the 10th century / Boechari -- Appendix I. Check-list of published carbon-14 datings from South East Asia / R.B. Smith -- Appendix II. Check-list of "Heger type I" bronze drums from South East Asia -- Appendix III. List of Chinese characters / J.H.C.S. Davidson.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Geographic Area Southeast Asia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5312394
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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