The Evolution of the Ancient City: Urban Theory and the Archaeology of the Fertile Crescent

The Evolution of the Ancient City: Urban Theory and the Archaeology of the Fertile Crescent

by Alexander R. Thomas

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780739138700
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 06/21/2012
Series: Comparative Urban Studies Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Alexander R. Thomas is associate professor of sociology at SUNY College at Oneonta and the coauthor of Critical Rural Theory (2011), also available from Lexington Books.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Social Science and the City
Chapter 2: Parameters of Social Evolution
Chapter 3: Evolution and the City
Chapter 4: The Change
Chapter 5: Rural Villages
Chapter 6: Rise of the City
Chapter 7: The Dawn of History
Chapter 8: The City in the World
Chapter 9: Rethinking the City

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