Bashilov Vladimir Aleksadrovich
08 September 1936, Leningrad — 2005
Biography, education, career:
In 1967 Vladimir Bashilov defended his Candidate Dissertation, titled The Ancient Civilizations of the Central Andes. In 1998 he defended his Doctoral Dissertation, titled “The Neolithic Revolution” in the Central Andes. He was a leading scientific researcher at the Department of Scythian-Sarmatian Archaeology of the Institute of Archaeology, USSR AS/ RAS.
Areas of expertise: Archaeology; History and ethnography of the peoples of North and South America; archaeology of Latin America; consistent patterns in ancient history; “Neolithic revolution”; methodology and methods of archaeologic research, Scythian-Sarmatian archaeology