Ritual and Religion in South‐East Asia

Charles F. W. Higham

in The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of Ritual and Religion

Published in print October 2011 | ISBN: 9780199232444
Published online September 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Archaeology

Ritual and Religion in South‐East Asia

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Historical Archaeology



This article reviews evidence for ritual and religion in Southeast Asia. It begins with a brief discussion of the first farmers. It then covers coastal hunter-gatherers at Khok Phanom Di, the Bronze Age, the Iron Age, the early South-east Asian trading state, and the Kingdom of Angkor.

Keywords: hunter-gatherers; Khok Phanom Di; Bronze Age; Iron Age; trading state; Kingdom of Angkor

Article.  5817 words. 

Subjects: Archaeology ; Historical Archaeology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribeRecommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »