Books in category Social Science – Archaeology

  • The Rise of the Greek Aristocratic Banquet

    The Rise of the Greek Aristocratic Banquet
    Marek Wecowski

    In The Rise of the Greek Aristocratic Banquet, Wecowski offers a comprehensive account of the origins of the symposion and its close relationship with the rise of the Greek city-state or polis.

  • New Perspectives

    New Perspectives
    Tony Abramson

    Combined with information on ground breaking new discoveries, and including the first section of the long awaited early numismatic bibliography, this series is expanding to become an invaluable resource to scholars, institutions and …

  • Artists and Artistic Production in Ancient Greece

    Artists and Artistic Production in Ancient Greece
    Kristen Seaman, Peter Schultz

    In Artists and Artistic Production in Ancient Greece, art historians, archaeologists, and historians explore the roles and impacts of artists and craftsmen in ancient Greek society.

  • The Neolithic Pottery from Lerna

    The Neolithic Pottery from Lerna
    Karen D. Vitelli

    Karen D. Vitelli looks at the large Neolithic pottery collection unearthed during the 1950s and places the material within the context of Lerna's earliest history.

  • Object Stories

    Object Stories
    Steve Brown, Anne Clarke, Ursula Frederick

    This text can be used in undergraduate and graduate courses focused on archaeological interpretation and theory, as well as on material culture and story-telling.

  • Dal Sepolcro al Museo

    Dal Sepolcro al Museo
    Aa.Vv.

    Il nostro ingente patrimonio è minacciato dall'usura del tempo, dalla speculazione edilizia, dai predatori d'arte.

  • The Urbanisation of Rome and Latium Vetus

    The Urbanisation of Rome and Latium Vetus
    Francesca Fulminante

    This book focuses on urbanization and state formation in middle Tyrrhenian Italy during the first millennium BC by analyzing settlement organization and territorial patterns in Rome and Latium vetus from the Bronze Age to the Archaic Era.

  • Death embodied

    Death embodied
    Zoë L. Devlin, Emma-Jayne Graham

    The choices made by past communities or individuals about how to cope with a dead body in all of its dynamic and constituent forms, and whether there was reason to treat it in a manner that singled it out (positively or negatively) as …

  • The Oxford Handbook of Zooarchaeology

    The Oxford Handbook of Zooarchaeology
    Umberto Albarella, Mauro Rizzetto, Hannah Russ, Kim Vickers, Sarah Viner-Daniels

    With an introduction that clearly contextualizes the current practice of zooarchaeology in relation to both its history and the challenges and opportunities that can be expected for the future, and a methodological glossary illuminating the …

  • A Bibliographical List Descriptive of Romano British Architectural Remains in Great Britain

    A Bibliographical List Descriptive of Romano-British Architectural Remains in Great Britain
    Arthur Henry Lyell

    A detailed list of Romano-British structures in Britain with references for each structure, first published in 1912.

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