Gifts, goods and money : comparing currency and circulation systems in past societies

The papers gathered in this volume explore the economic and social roles of exchange systems in past societies from a variety of different perspectives. Based on a broad range of individual case studies, the authors tackle problems surrounding the identification of (pre-monetary) currencies in the a...

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Other Authors: Brandherm, Dirk , [Editor] , Heymans, Elon , [Editor] , Hofmann, Daniela , [Editor]
Published: Summertown, Oxford : Archaeopress Publishing Ltd, 2018.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (vi, 228 pages) : illustrations (black and white, and colour).
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Additional form: Print version : | ISSN: 9781784918354
Online Access: Archaeopress
Summary: The papers gathered in this volume explore the economic and social roles of exchange systems in past societies from a variety of different perspectives. Based on a broad range of individual case studies, the authors tackle problems surrounding the identification of (pre-monetary) currencies in the archaeological record.
Item Description: Previous edition issued in print: 2018.
Audience: Specialized.
ISBN: 9781784918361 (ebook) :