ABSTRACT

Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize the most up to date findings and theories of historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and sociologists. This reprinted material is available as a set, in the following groupings, or as individual volumes:
* Prehistory and Historical Ethnography
Set of 12: 0-415-15611-4: £800.00
* Greek Civilization
Set of 7: 0-415-15612-2: £450.00
* Roman Civilization
Set of 6: 0-415-15613-0: £400.00
* Eastern Civilizations
Set of 10: 0-415-15614-9: £650.00
* Judaeo-Christian Civilization
Set of 4: 0-415-15615-7: £250.00
* European Civilization
Set of 11: 0-415-15616-5: £700.00

chapter |16 pages

INTRODUCTION COUNTRY AND POPULATION

chapter I|5 pages

THE PREHISTORIC PERIOD

chapter III|11 pages

ALEXANDER. THE MAURYAS

chapter V|4 pages

THE DECCAN TO THE THIRD CENTURY

chapter VI|10 pages

THE GUPTAS. HUNS AND TURKS. HARSHA

chapter |4 pages

INTRODUCTION

chapter I|13 pages

THE FAMILY. ITS WORSHIP AND LAW

chapter II|7 pages

CASTE

chapter III|21 pages

THE POLITICAL ORDER

chapter IV|11 pages

ECONOMIC LIFE

part |2 pages

PART THREE SPIRITUAL LIFE. RELIGIONS AND PHILOSOPHIES

chapter I|18 pages

ORIGINS

chapter II|31 pages

EARLY JAINISM AND BUDDHISM

chapter IV|12 pages

THE GREAT VEHICLE

chapter V|23 pages

PHILOSOPHY AT ITS HIGHEST DEVELOPMENT

chapter |125 pages

BOOK ONE THE LITERATURE OF INDIA

chapter |59 pages

BOOK II THE ART OF INDIA

chapter |18 pages

CONCLUSION