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The Social and Ecological Trajectory of Prehistoric Cambodian Earthworks

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Title: The Social and Ecological Trajectory of Prehistoric Cambodian Earthworks
Authors: Dega, Michael
Latinis, Dr. Kyle
Keywords: Cambodia, prehistoric circular earthworks, landscape archaeology, historical ecology, sustainability, site abandonment modeling
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press (Honolulu)
Series/Report no.: Volume 52
Number 2
Abstract: This article moves discussion of prehistoric earthworks in Cambodia from normative archaeology into an ecological landscape structure, based on archaeological data sets. Discussions provide a synthesis of archaeological and newly borne-out ecological explanations for original site construction, occupation, landscape use, sustainability of occupation for the earthwork culture over a 2000-year period and terminal use of the sites. A model is presented to assess site abandonment and post-earthwork region settlement patterns.
ISSN: 0066-8435 (Print)
1535-8283 (E-ISSN)
Rights: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States
Appears in Collections:Asian Perspectives, 2013 - Volume 52, Number 2 (Fall)

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