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The Archaeological Record

Manjil Hazarika.

in Prehistory and Archaeology of Northeast India

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); Social and Cultural History. 23158 words.

This chapter elaborates the data and results of the explorations conducted in the Garbhanga Reserve Forest. The area has been intensively surveyed for the location of potential...

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The Archaeological Record

Manjil Hazarika.

in Prehistory and Archaeology of Northeast India

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); Social and Cultural History. 26006 words.

This chapter attempts to address the prehistoric ‘people’ responsible for the array of sites found, albeit sporadically, across the entire length and breadth of Northeast India....

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Introduction

Manjil Hazarika.

in Prehistory and Archaeology of Northeast India

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); Social and Cultural History. 7017 words.

Most of the research on the prehistoric archaeology of the Northeast shows that many such research attempts are confined mainly to surface sites, and that excavated sites from the Neolithic...

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Linguistic Groups

Manjil Hazarika.

in Prehistory and Archaeology of Northeast India

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); Social and Cultural History. 10625 words.

An old-fashioned somatological analysis of the racial composition of the present-day populations of Northeast India suggested that this area was home to two major races of mankind, the...

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Man and Environment in Ecological Perspective

Manjil Hazarika.

in Prehistory and Archaeology of Northeast India

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); Social and Cultural History. 8002 words.

The prime focus of this chapter is to set the stage for reconstructing prehistoric ecology in Northeast India by reviewing the relationship between humans and their environment in the...

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Northeast India as an Indigenous Centre for the Domestication of Plants and Animals

Manjil Hazarika.

in Prehistory and Archaeology of Northeast India

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); Social and Cultural History. 15019 words.

Northeast India is situated at the nexus of the South Asian, Southeast Asian, and East Asian biogeographical realms and harbours diverse biota, providing a unique opportunity to...

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Prehistory and Archaeology of Northeast India

Manjil Hazarika.

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); Social and Cultural History. 378 pages.

Northeast India forms a kaleidoscope of a variety of people having distinct culture, ethnicity, religion, language, and physiology, and can be considered as a melting pot of various ethnic...

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Synthesis and Conclusion

Manjil Hazarika.

in Prehistory and Archaeology of Northeast India

April 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); Social and Cultural History. 4169 words.

This volume is the first systematic attempt to address the prehistory of Northeast India by combining multidisciplinary data based on archaeological, linguistic, genetic, folkloristic,...

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