Professor Steven Mithen, University of Reading, reports on recent developments in our understanding of agricultural origins in Western Asia and his work in Wadi Faynan.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in Review, Issue 7.
Delivered by Lord Runciman PBA to the 101st Annual General Meeting of the Academy on 3 July 2003.
This issue of the ‘Review’ includes events and activities that took place during the first half of 2003 (January to July).
Dr Sriya Iyer was awarded a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship (2000-2003) to work on ‘Religion, inequality and fertility in South India’. Here she describes one aspect of her research.