Man and Environment

ISSN 0258-0446

The Society publishes its bi-annual Journal (June and December) Man and Environment (ISSN: 0258-0446). This journal publishes recent and original research in the field of South Asian archaeology, including related topics in environmental, anthropological and historical disciplines. The journal has five types of contributions: research articles, short notes, review articles, obituaries, and seminar and conference news. Books are welcome for reviews. The editors will send the book to a suitable scholar and get  it reviewed.From 2013 conference/seminar news  will only appear on the website.

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The journal is distributed from the office of the Society at Pune.

Editorial Board
Chief Editor
P. P. Joglekar
Assistant Editors
Pankaj Goyal
Andre Baptista

Volume XLII, No. 2 (July-December 2017)

Articles and Notes

1.         Newly Discovered Microlithic Sites in the Middle Tawa Basin, District Betul, Madhya Pradesh

            Soumi Sengupta, Sushama G. Deo and Arati  Deshpande-Mukherjee

2.         An Inventory of Raw  Materials Utilized  for Manufacturing Prehistoric Polished Stone Tools

            Paromita Bose

3.         Provenance Study of Ancient Potteries from  West Bengal and  Tamil Nadu: Application of

            Major Element Oxides and Trace  Element Geochemistry

           Supriyo Kumar Das, Santanu Ghosh,  Kaushik Gangopadhyay, Subhendu Ghosh  and Manoshi Hazra

4.         A Preliminary Report of Exploration of Prehistoric sites in South Koel River Basin, Odisha

             Priyanka Mandal

5.         Early Historic Buddhist Settlements in Eastern India: A Study ofRadhanagar-Kayama-Langudi

            Culture Complex

            Sunil Kumar  Patnaik

6.         Recent  Evidence  of Ultrahigh Carbon Steel from  Thelunganur, Tamil Nadu

           K. Rajan, R. Ramesh and J.S. Park

7.         Arikamedu: A Indo-Roman Trading Station-Revisited

           Sila Tripati, C. Prakash Babu, M. Ramesh and Vijay Khedekar

8.         Incidence of Harris Lines in the Protohistoric Sub-adult Population and Among

            Present-day Indian Children: A Bio-cultural Perspective

            S.R. Walimbe

9.         Mandible Morphology, Masticatory Stress  and Subsistence in Ancient  India: Mesolithic Foragers

            and  Bronze Age Farmers

            John R. Lukacs

10.       Archaeological Investigations at Fort Manikdurg and Surrounding Area, District Ratnagiri, Maharashtra

            Sachin Vidyadhar Joshi, Abhijit Dandekar, Vishwas  Gogte and Shivendra Kadgaonkar

11.       Book Reviews

            S.B. Ota, D.P  Agrawal, VH. Sonawane, Subhash R. Walimbe, VH. Sonawane

12.       Obituary: Bridget Allchin by K. Paddayya

13.       Conference News

14.       Report of the General Secretary for the Year 2016-2017

15.       Accounts Statement for the Year 2016-2017