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The Indo-Aryans of Ancient South Asia : Language, Material Culture and Ethnicity.

By: Series: Indian Philology and South Asian StudiesPublisher: Berlin/Boston : De Gruyter, Inc., 2012Copyright date: ©1995Description: 1 online resource (439 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9783110816433
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Indo-Aryans of Ancient South Asia : Language, Material Culture and EthnicityDDC classification:
  • 934
LOC classification:
  • DS425.L36 1995eb
Online resources:
Contents:
Intro -- Foreword To The Series -- Preface -- List Of Contributors -- I. Theoretical Perspectives -- 1. Language, Material Culture And Ethnicity: Theoretical Perspectives -- 2. Have Aryans Been Identified In The Prehistoric Skeletal Record From South Asia? Biological Anthropology And Concepts Of Ancient Races -- 3. Vedic Aryans, Non-Vedic Aryans, And Non-Aryans: Judging The Linguistic Evidence Of The Veda -- 4. Early Indian History: Linguistic And Textual Parametres -- 5. The Concepts Of "Cultural Tradition" And "Palaeoethnicity" In South Asian Archaeology -- 6. The Avesta As Source For The Early History Of The Iranians -- 7. The Aryan Question: Some General Considerations -- Ii. Historical Perspectives -- 8. South Asia From A Central Asian Perspective -- 9. Central Asia And The R?Gveda: The Archaeological Evidence -- 10. Interaction Systems, Specialised Crafts And Culture Change: The Indus Valley Tradition And The Indo-Gangetic Tradition In South Asia -- 11. Reconstructing Social Context From Language: Indo-Aryan And Dravidian Prehistory -- 12. Dialect Variation In Old And Middle Indo-Aryan -- 13. On Drawing Socio-Linguistic Distinctions In Old Indo-Aryan: The Question Of KṣAtriya Sanskrit And Related Problems -- 14. ṚGvedic History: Poets, Chieftains And Polities -- 15. The Problem Of The Aryans And The Soma: Textual-Linguistic And Archaeological Evidence -- 16. The Problem Of The Aryans And The Soma: The Botanical Evidence -- Author Index -- General Index.
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Intro -- Foreword To The Series -- Preface -- List Of Contributors -- I. Theoretical Perspectives -- 1. Language, Material Culture And Ethnicity: Theoretical Perspectives -- 2. Have Aryans Been Identified In The Prehistoric Skeletal Record From South Asia? Biological Anthropology And Concepts Of Ancient Races -- 3. Vedic Aryans, Non-Vedic Aryans, And Non-Aryans: Judging The Linguistic Evidence Of The Veda -- 4. Early Indian History: Linguistic And Textual Parametres -- 5. The Concepts Of "Cultural Tradition" And "Palaeoethnicity" In South Asian Archaeology -- 6. The Avesta As Source For The Early History Of The Iranians -- 7. The Aryan Question: Some General Considerations -- Ii. Historical Perspectives -- 8. South Asia From A Central Asian Perspective -- 9. Central Asia And The R?Gveda: The Archaeological Evidence -- 10. Interaction Systems, Specialised Crafts And Culture Change: The Indus Valley Tradition And The Indo-Gangetic Tradition In South Asia -- 11. Reconstructing Social Context From Language: Indo-Aryan And Dravidian Prehistory -- 12. Dialect Variation In Old And Middle Indo-Aryan -- 13. On Drawing Socio-Linguistic Distinctions In Old Indo-Aryan: The Question Of KṣAtriya Sanskrit And Related Problems -- 14. ṚGvedic History: Poets, Chieftains And Polities -- 15. The Problem Of The Aryans And The Soma: Textual-Linguistic And Archaeological Evidence -- 16. The Problem Of The Aryans And The Soma: The Botanical Evidence -- Author Index -- General Index.

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