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By Toby C. Wilkinson, Susan Sherratt, John Bennet

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How will we comprehend the systemic interactions that happened in and among diverse areas of prehistoric Eurasia and their outcomes for people, teams and areas on either a theoretical and empirical foundation? Such interactions helped create monetary and cultural spheres that have been jointly established but unique. This quantity, rising from a convention hosted in reminiscence of Professor Andrew Sherratt in Sheffield in April 2008 and in honour of his contributions to large-scale monetary historical past, provides a few diversified archaeological responses to this challenge. those variety from from "world-systems" via "ritual economies" to "textile rivalries" and deal with the problem of documenting, explaining and realizing the a growing number of interwoven worlds of prehistoric Eurasia.

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