Cultural Practices and Material Culture in Archaic and Classical Crete: Proceedings of the International Conference, Mainz, May 20-21, 2011

Cultural Practices and Material Culture in Archaic and Classical Crete: Proceedings of the International Conference, Mainz, May 20-21, 2011

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ISBN-13: 9783110331646
Publisher: De Gruyter
Publication date: 08/27/2014
Pages: 296
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

O. Pilz, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz; G. Seelentag, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt a. M.

Table of Contents

Introduction Gunnar Seelentag Oliver Pilz 1

Excavations at Azoria and Stratigraphic Evidence for the Restructuring of Cretan Landscapes ca. 600 BCE Donald C. Haggis 11

Archaic and Classical Axos Eva Tegou 41

Mind the Gap: Knossos and Cretan Archaeology of the 6th Century Brice Erickson 67

Drinkers, Hosts, or Fighters? Masculine Identities in Pre-Classical Crete Adam Rabinowitz 67

An Epic Perspective on Institutionalization in Archaic Crete Gunnar Seelentag 121

Archaic Laws and the Development of Civic Identity in Crete, ca. 650-450 BCE Karen Rørby Kristensen 141

"… there shall be no punishment to them." Observance of Law and Social Integration in Sparta and Crete Stefan Link 159

Reading and Writing Archaic Cretan Society Paula Perlman 177

Use, Re-Use and Erasure of Archaic and Classical Gortynian Inscriptions. An Archaeological Perspective Giovanni Marginesu 207

Graves and Grave Markers in Archaic and Classical Crete Katja Sporn 219

Narrative Art in Archaic Crete Oliver Pilz 243

Isolation, Austerity and Fancy Pottery. Acquiring and Using Overseas Imported Fine Wares in 6th- and 5th-Century Eastern Crete Thomas Brisart 263

Index 285

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