Amuq Valley Regional Projects: Surveys in the Plain of by K. Ashhan Yener, K. Aslihan Yener PDF

By K. Ashhan Yener, K. Aslihan Yener

The result of the Amuq Valley local initiatives (AVRP) provided during this quantity are the end result of 8 seasons of in depth fieldwork (1995-2002) representing the 1st section of a long-range, broadly-based archaeological research within the Hatay area of southern Turkey. From its inception the examine used to be conceived as a sequence of coordinated box initiatives. The targeted and expansive scope of the nearby venture originated from a couple of theoretical and methodological concerns. inspired partially by means of its capability for supplying the exam of interactions among technological advancements, complicated social associations, average assets, and the surroundings, the unique Oriental Institute undertaking (then known as the Syro-Hittite day trip) within the Nineteen Thirties was once officially reactivated in 1995. the tactic of taking a neighborhood process with a sequence of associated box initiatives validated an strange multi-institutional laboratory to analyze key subject matters that it's was hoping will supply factors approximately neighborhood and interregional relationships. The preliminary level of the examine process inquisitive about contextualising the settlements by means of survey, via site-specific investigations sooner than the resumption of recent excavations. The neighborhood surveys specific the Amuq Valley (the simple of Antioch, this present day Antakya) and the delta of the Orontes River (today Samandag). Artifactual and micro-scale reviews have been the point of interest of the 3rd scale of investigations.

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