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Record Nr.

UNINA9910172215603321

Titolo

The archaeology of household activities / / edited by Penelope M. Allison

Pubbl/distr/stampa

London ; ; New York : , : Routledge, , 1999

ISBN

1-134-62548-0

0-203-01492-8

1-280-33423-1

1-134-62549-9

0-203-25545-3

9786610334230

Descrizione fisica

1 online resource (221 p.)

Altri autori (Persone)

AllisonPenelope Mary

Disciplina

643.09

930

930.1

Soggetti

Social archaeology

Dwellings

Households

Electronic books.

Lingua di pubblicazione

Inglese

Formato

Materiale a stampa

Livello bibliografico

Monografia

Note generali

Description based upon print version of record.

Nota di bibliografia

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Nota di contenuto

Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; List of contributors; Preface; INTRODUCTION Penelope M.Allison; FORMATION PROCESSES OF HOUSE FLOOR ASSEMBLAGES Vincent M.LaMotta and Michael B.Schiffer; HOUSEHOLD ARCHAEOLOGY AND CULTURAL FORMATION PROCESSES: EXAMPLES FROM THE CERN SITE, EL SALVADOR Brian R.McKee; DIGGING HOUSES: ARCHAEOLOGIES OF CLASSICAL AND HELLENISTIC GREEK DOMESTIC ASSEMBLAGES Bradley A.Ault and Lisa C.Nevett; LABELS FOR LADLES: INTERPRETING THE MATERIAL CULTURE OF ROMAN HOUSEHOLDS Penelope M.Allison

MESOAMERICAN HOUSE LOTS AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE STRUCTURE: PROBLEMS OF INFERENCE IN YAXCABA, YUCATAN, MEXICO, 1750  1847 Rani T.Alexander THE APPETITES OF HOUSEHOLDS IN EARLY ROMAN



BRITAIN Karen Meadows; TOWARDS A FEMINIST ARCHAEOLOGY OF HOUSEHOLDS: GENDER AND HOUSEHOLD STRUCTURE ON THE AUSTRALIAN GOLDFIELDS Susan Lawrence; SPATIAL AND BEHAVIOURAL NEGOTIATION IN CLASSICAL ATHENIAN CITY HOUSES Marilyn Y.Goldberg; THE WORLD THEIR HOUSEHOLD: CHANGING MEANINGS OF THE DOMESTIC SPHERE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY Suzanne M.Spencer-Wood; DISCUSSION: COMMENTS FROM A CLASSICIST Eleanor Leach; Index

Sommario/riassunto

This pioneering collection engages with recent research in different areas of the archaeological discipline to bring together case-studies of the household material culture from later prehistoric and classical periods. The book provides a comprehensive and accessible study for students into the material records of past households, aiding wider understanding of our own domestic development.