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The Resource Cultural interactions and social strategies on the Pontic shores : burial customs in the northern Black Sea area c. 550-270 B.C., by Jane Hjarl Petersen

Cultural interactions and social strategies on the Pontic shores : burial customs in the northern Black Sea area c. 550-270 B.C., by Jane Hjarl Petersen

Label
Cultural interactions and social strategies on the Pontic shores : burial customs in the northern Black Sea area c. 550-270 B.C.
Title
Cultural interactions and social strategies on the Pontic shores
Title remainder
burial customs in the northern Black Sea area c. 550-270 B.C.
Statement of responsibility
by Jane Hjarl Petersen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
In Antiquity the Black Sea region was a meeting point for several different population groups with diverse cultural backgrounds. The present monograph takes its point of departure in burial data from four coastal localities in the northern region of the Black Sea. The mortuary practices are decoded and interpreted within a framework mainly based on concepts of cultural interaction rather than cultural polarisation. Thus, the dogma of 'The Greeks and the Others' is challenged, and alternative perceptions of interactions between the people in the Black Sea region form the basis of the study. The
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Cataloging source
UAB
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Petersen, Jane Hjarl
Dewey number
939/.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Summary in Russian
LC call number
DJK64
LC item number
.P48 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Center for sortehavsstudier (Denmark)
Series statement
Black Sea studies
Series volume
12
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  • Burial
  • Black Sea Coast
  • HISTORY
  • Antiquities
  • Burial
  • Asia
Label
Cultural interactions and social strategies on the Pontic shores : burial customs in the northern Black Sea area c. 550-270 B.C., by Jane Hjarl Petersen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Danish National Research Foundation's Centre for Black Sea Studies."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-340) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Colophon; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1 Introduction; 1.1 Presentation of the study; 1.2 A few practicalities; Preservation; After the excavation; Problems inherent in burials; Dealing with the material; The database; The definition of gender and age groups; Dealing with the grave goods -- data reduction; Fragments and their place in the statistics; 1.3 An introduction to the research history of Russian archaeology; Archaeology in the Russian Empire; Archaeology in the Soviet Union; Archaeology from the dissolution of the Soviet Union up until today
  • 1.4 Western theories of burial archaeology Processual archaeology and burials; The nature of burial archaeology: possibilities and limits; 1.5 The Greeks and the 'Others' in the burial data of the Black Sea region; Nota Bene -- applying comparative material from the Greek homeland; Chapter 2 Olbia; 2.1 An introduction to the research history of Olbia; 2.2 An assessment and critique of the primary publications; 2.3 An introduction to the main phases of the city's development; 2.3.1 The city and its rural territory; 2.3.2 The cemetery; 2.4 Analyses of the material; 2.4.1 Graves
Control code
819857766
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (362 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788779342583
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)819857766
Label
Cultural interactions and social strategies on the Pontic shores : burial customs in the northern Black Sea area c. 550-270 B.C., by Jane Hjarl Petersen
Publication
Note
"Danish National Research Foundation's Centre for Black Sea Studies."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-340) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Colophon; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1 Introduction; 1.1 Presentation of the study; 1.2 A few practicalities; Preservation; After the excavation; Problems inherent in burials; Dealing with the material; The database; The definition of gender and age groups; Dealing with the grave goods -- data reduction; Fragments and their place in the statistics; 1.3 An introduction to the research history of Russian archaeology; Archaeology in the Russian Empire; Archaeology in the Soviet Union; Archaeology from the dissolution of the Soviet Union up until today
  • 1.4 Western theories of burial archaeology Processual archaeology and burials; The nature of burial archaeology: possibilities and limits; 1.5 The Greeks and the 'Others' in the burial data of the Black Sea region; Nota Bene -- applying comparative material from the Greek homeland; Chapter 2 Olbia; 2.1 An introduction to the research history of Olbia; 2.2 An assessment and critique of the primary publications; 2.3 An introduction to the main phases of the city's development; 2.3.1 The city and its rural territory; 2.3.2 The cemetery; 2.4 Analyses of the material; 2.4.1 Graves
Control code
819857766
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (362 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788779342583
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)819857766

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