Life on the watershed (الحياة في المستجمعات المائية)

Dataset containing the survey data collected for the PhD dissertation 'Life on the watershed. Reconstructing subsistence in a steppe region using archaeological survey: a diachronic perspective on habitation in the Jordan Valley. The thesis considers the reasons for human settlement in the dry area of the Zerqa Triangle from the Bronze Age to the Islamic period.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Source https://www.narcis.nl/dataset/RecordID/oai%3Aeasy.dans.knaw.nl%3Aeasy-dataset%3A34388/Language/EN
Author Eva Kaptijn
Maintainer Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)
Last Updated September 22, 2020, 20:45 (BST)
Created May 4, 2020, 16:02 (BST)
Project principal and co-investigators

Eva Kaptijn

Project start date 2009-10-28
Project end date 2011-01-20
Project status Completed
Project funder

Funded as part of the NWO-funded project 'Settling the Steppe. The archaeology of changing societies in Syro-Palestinian drylands during the Bronze and Iron Ages'.

Citation information

Kaptijn, E. (2009), Life on the watershed. Reconstructing subsistence in a steppe region using archaeological survey: a diachronic perspective on habitation in the Jordan Valley. DANS. https://doi.org/10.17026/dans-xdz-rdxq (Last accessed 04/05/2020).

Time Periods Nabataean, Byzantine, Hellenistic, Bronze Age Unspecified, Islamic Unspecified, Chalcolithic Unspecified, Iron Age unspecified
Data type Databases, Text book