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This series offers a new venue for high-quality original studies in Indo-European linguistics, from both a comparative and historical perspective, including relevant works on the prehistory/early history of the oldest descendant languages. It will also welcome studies in poetics and comparative mythology that include a significant linguistic and philological component. It seeks especially to fulfill the unmet need for analyses that employ innovative approaches and take account of the latest developments in general linguistic models and methods. The scope of the series is avowedly international, but authors are encouraged to write in English to maximize dissemination of their ideas.

Editor: Elton L. Daniel
The Encyclopædia Iranica is dedicated to the study of Iranian civilization in the Middle East, the Caucasus, Central Asia, and the Indian Subcontinent. It also includes scholarly articles related to the reciprocal influences between Persia and its neighbors, extending from pre-history to the present. The disciplines represented include: anthropology, archaeology, geography, art history, ethnology, sociology, economics, history of religion, philosophy, mysticism, history of science and medicine, Islamic history, botany, zoology, folklore, development of agriculture and industry, political science, international relations, and diplomatic history.
The American School of Prehistoric Research (ASPR) Monographs in Archaeology and Paleoanthropology present a series of documents covering a variety of subjects in the archaeology of the Old World (Eurasia, Africa, Australia, and Oceania). This series encompasses a broad range of subjects—from the early prehistory to the Neolithic Revolution in the Old World, and beyond including: hunter-gatherers to complex societies; the rise of agriculture; the emergence of urban societies; human physical morphology, evolution and adaptation, as well as; various technologies such as metallurgy, pottery production, tool making, and shelter construction. Additionally, the subjects of symbolism, religion, and art will be presented within the context of archaeological studies including mortuary practices and rock art. Volumes may be authored by one investigator, a team of investigators, or may be an edited collection of shorter articles by a number of different specialists working on related topics.
Volumes in this peer-reviewed series treat subjects concerning the material and visual culture of the Greek and Roman world from later prehistory to Late Antiquity (that is from the middle of the 2nd millennium BCE to the third quarter of the 1st millennium CE). Geographically the area covered ranges from Western Europe to the Near East, from the Black Sea to Northern Africa. Monumenta Græca et Romana will continue to house monographs on the type of thematic subjects in the area of the history of ancient art already produced in the series; henceforth it will also contain volumes which constitute full, analytical catalogues raisonés of similar classes of material in the collections of museums and other public institutions.

The series published two volumes over the last 5 years.
Evolution and Human Culture argues that values, beliefs, and practices are expressions of individual and shared moral sentiments. Much of our cultural production stems from what in early hominins was a caring tendency, both the care to share and a self-care to challenge others. Topics cover prehistory, mind, biology, morality, comparative primatology, art, and aesthetics. The book is valuable to students and scholars in the arts, including moral philosophers, who would benefit from reading about scientific developments that impact their fields. For biologists and social scientists the book provides a window into how scientific research contributes to understanding the arts and humanities. The take-home point is that culture does not transcend nature; rather, culture is an evolved moral behavior.
The journal is devoted to studies of ancient languages and civilizations of the Old World, defined as Asia, Africa, and Europe. The journal will take a comparative and interdisciplinary approach. In addition to general articles, the journal will contain virtual special issues consisting of articles on a specific topic digitally linked to each other. Antiquity is usually defined in the West as the period between prehistory and the fall of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century AD. Old World, however, takes a less restrictive approach, to avoid having to exclude the discussion of important developments in Asia, where antiquity is generally considered to continue for much longer, until that major impact of contact with Western civilization in the 16th century. The golden age of the Muslim world, for example, corresponds to what is considered to be the ‘dark age’ or the ‘Middle Age’ in Europe. The journal therefore aims to offer a more comprehensive and flexible perspective on civilizations developed in pre-modern times, by adopting a broader chronological span. A broadest disciplinary coverage will be maintained, to include linguistics, philology, history, archeology, art, architecture, literature, philosophy, religion studies, sociology, anthropology, and other fields of the humanities and social sciences. Scholarly reviews of books are also welcomed.

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This series combines persisting needs with emerging emphases in Armenian studies. It encourages studies that place Armenian culture in its multifaceted international context, on the Armenian plateau as well as in its historic and current Diaspora.
Philological studies containing important critically edited texts, translations and commentaries remain in need as before. Thousands of Armenian manuscripts await disclosure in order to become part of scholarly and popular discourse and take their place in a field that invites an interdisciplinary and pluralistic approach like few others.
Armenian literature from the seventeenth century up to the present is understudied and will amply repay scholarly engagement.
In recent decades, the study of Armenian material culture, mythology and folklore has made great strides, next to art and architecture.The series welcomes contributions in these extensive fields.
Armenian Texts and Studies deals with Armenian prehistory up to the modern and contemporary period and promotes research that applies methods current in sociology, anthropology and other social sciences next to those used in literary, linguistic and historical studies, including the study of Armenian cinema and modern media.
Author: Jay Jasanoff
The Prehistory of the Balto-Slavic Accent has been written to fill a gap. The interested non-specialist can easily learn about the complex accent systems of the individual Baltic and Slavic languages and how they relate to each other. But the reader interested in the Proto-Balto-Slavic parent system, and how it evolved from the very different system of Proto-Indo-European, has few reliable places to turn. The goal of this book is to provide an accentological interface between Indo-European and Balto-Slavic—to identify and explain the accent shifts and other early changes that give the earliest stages of Baltic and Slavic their distinctive prosodic cast.