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The Resource Exploring prehistoric identity in Europe : our construct or theirs?, edited by Victoria Ginn, Rebecca Enlander and Rebecca Crozier

Exploring prehistoric identity in Europe : our construct or theirs?, edited by Victoria Ginn, Rebecca Enlander and Rebecca Crozier

Label
Exploring prehistoric identity in Europe : our construct or theirs?
Title
Exploring prehistoric identity in Europe
Title remainder
our construct or theirs?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Victoria Ginn, Rebecca Enlander and Rebecca Crozier
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Identity is relational and a construct, and is expressed in a myriad of ways. For example, material culture and its pluralist meanings have been readily manipulated by humans in a prehistoric context in order to construct personal and group identities. Artefacts were often from or reminiscent of far-flung places and were used to demonstrate membership of an (imagined) regional, or European community. Earthworks frequently archive maximum visual impact through elaborate ramparts and entrances with the minimum amount of effort, indicating that the construction of identities were as much in the e
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ginn, Victoria
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Anthropology, Prehistoric
  • Social archaeology
  • Europe
  • HISTORY
  • Anthropology, Prehistoric
  • Antiquities
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Social archaeology
  • Europe
  • HISTORY / Europe / General
Label
Exploring prehistoric identity in Europe : our construct or theirs?, edited by Victoria Ginn, Rebecca Enlander and Rebecca Crozier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Contributors; Foreword (Jim Mallory); Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; Material culture of the dead; 2 Identity lies in the eye of the beholder: a consideration of identity in archaeological contexts; 3 Exceptional or conventional? Social identity within the chamber tomb of Quanterness, Orkney; 4 Is it possible to access identity through the osteoarchaeological record? Hindlow: a Bronze Age case study; Material culture of the living
  • 5 Human bone as material culture of the living: a source of identity in the Irish Middle-Late Bronze Age?6 High and low: identity and status in Late Bronze Age Ireland; 7 Who lives in a roundhouse like this? Going through the keyhole on Bronze Age domestic identity; 8 Potty about pots: exploring identity through the prehistoric pottery assemblage of prehistoric Malta; 9 The Bronze Age smith as individual; Architectural and ritual expressions; 10 Under the same night sky -- the architecture and meaning of Bronze Age stone circles in mid-Ulster
  • 11 Reference, repetition and re-use: defining 'identities' through carved landscapes in the north of Ireland12 'Think tanks' in prehistory: problem solving and subjectivity at Nämforsen, northern Sweden; 13 Going through the motions: using phenomenology and 3D modelling to explore identity at Knowth, County Meath, during the Middle Neolithic; Our construct or theirs?; 14 The trowel as chisel: shaping modern Romanian identity through the Iron Age; 15 Broken mirrors? Archaeological reflections on identity
Control code
ocn864808827
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842177495
Lccn
2013048711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvgzcpnc
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864808827
Label
Exploring prehistoric identity in Europe : our construct or theirs?, edited by Victoria Ginn, Rebecca Enlander and Rebecca Crozier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Contributors; Foreword (Jim Mallory); Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; Material culture of the dead; 2 Identity lies in the eye of the beholder: a consideration of identity in archaeological contexts; 3 Exceptional or conventional? Social identity within the chamber tomb of Quanterness, Orkney; 4 Is it possible to access identity through the osteoarchaeological record? Hindlow: a Bronze Age case study; Material culture of the living
  • 5 Human bone as material culture of the living: a source of identity in the Irish Middle-Late Bronze Age?6 High and low: identity and status in Late Bronze Age Ireland; 7 Who lives in a roundhouse like this? Going through the keyhole on Bronze Age domestic identity; 8 Potty about pots: exploring identity through the prehistoric pottery assemblage of prehistoric Malta; 9 The Bronze Age smith as individual; Architectural and ritual expressions; 10 Under the same night sky -- the architecture and meaning of Bronze Age stone circles in mid-Ulster
  • 11 Reference, repetition and re-use: defining 'identities' through carved landscapes in the north of Ireland12 'Think tanks' in prehistory: problem solving and subjectivity at Nämforsen, northern Sweden; 13 Going through the motions: using phenomenology and 3D modelling to explore identity at Knowth, County Meath, during the Middle Neolithic; Our construct or theirs?; 14 The trowel as chisel: shaping modern Romanian identity through the Iron Age; 15 Broken mirrors? Archaeological reflections on identity
Control code
ocn864808827
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842177495
Lccn
2013048711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvgzcpnc
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864808827

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