Cultural Identity in Minoan Crete: Social Dynamics in the Neopalatial Period

Cultural Identity in Minoan Crete: Social Dynamics in the Neopalatial Period

by Ellen Adams

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107197527
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 09/07/2017
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 10.24(h) x 0.79(d)

About the Author

Ellen Adams is Lecturer in Classical Art and Archaeology at King's College London. She has conducted research based at the University of Cambridge (Ph.D.), the British School at Athens (Ph.D. and Leverhulme Study Abroad Award), and Trinity College, Dublin (Irish Research Council for Humanities and Social Postdoctoral Award). She has been involved in fieldwork in Britain, Greece, Bulgaria and Cyprus.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. The background to Neopalatial Crete; 3. Elite architecture and artefacts; 4. Palaces and their context; 5. Other settlements and regional groupings; 6. The ritual landscape and extra-urban sanctuaries; 7. Literacy, administration and communication; 8. The economy; 9. Who were the Minoans? Self-representation and others in 'Minoan' identity; 10. Conclusion.

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