The recent rock drawings of the Lenggong Valley, Perak, Malaysia

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Title The recent rock drawings of the Lenggong Valley, Perak, Malaysia
Author Saidin, Mokhtar; Tacon, Paul
Journal Name Antiquity
Editor Martin Carver
Year Published 2011
Place of publication United Kingdom
Publisher Antiquity Publications
Abstract The authors present and interpret rock drawings found in caves in the Lenggong Valley, Perak, Malaysia. The drawings, which begin by depicting ritually important patterned mats, and continue with images of cars, bicycles and figures with their hands on their hips, provide rare and precious insights into how the indigenous people of the area came to terms with changes that occurred as the result of the arrival of Europeans in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
Peer Reviewed Yes
Published Yes
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Copyright Statement Copyright 2011 Antiquity Publications. The attached file is reproduced here in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher. Please refer to the journal's website for access to the definitive, published version.
Volume 85
Issue Number 328
Page from 459
Page to 475
ISSN 0003-598X
Date Accessioned 2012-01-04; 2012-03-25T22:48:49Z
Faculty Arts, Education and Law
Subject Archaeology of Asia, Africa and the Americas; Asian History
Publication Type Journal Articles (Refereed Article)
Publication Type Code c1

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