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Nubian Land Sales as Ceremony

Giovanni R. Ruffini

in Medieval Nubia: A Social and Economic History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199891634
eISBN:
9780199980048
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199891634.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, African History: BCE to 500CE, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter explores the social and ceremonial aspects of Nubian land sales. It explores the food and drink sometimes paid to witnesses of these land sales. It argues, building on the theories of ... More


William Drummond and the British Problem

John Kerrigan

in On Shakespeare and Early Modern Literature: Essays

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199248513
eISBN:
9780191697753
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199248513.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter discusses a long poem by William Drummond called Forth Feasting. The poem displays a heightened value of the King by emphasizing Scotland's grief at his absence. This makes that absence ... More


The Power of Powhatan Towns: Socializing Manitou in the Algonquian Chesapeake

Martin D. Gallivan, Christopher J. Shephard, and Jessica A. Jenkins

in The Archaeology of Villages in Eastern North America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781683400462
eISBN:
9781683400684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400462.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter proposes a Powhatan theory of power and suggests links to the archaeology and ethnohistory of towns in the lower Chesapeake. Early colonial-era sources highlight a recurring process ... More


Ceremonial and Protocol

Rolf Strootman

in Courts and Elites in the Hellenistic Empires: The Near East After the Achaemenids, c. 330 to 30 BCE

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780748691265
eISBN:
9781474400800
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748691265.003.0010
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

Chapter 9, the first of three chapter on ritual and ceremonial, considers aspects of etiquette and protocol. The chapter focuses on the (1) ceremonial that regulated access to the person of the king, ... More


Cultural Colonization without Colonial Settlements: A Case Study in Early Iron Age Temperate Europe

Peter S. Wells

in Rethinking Colonialism: Comparative Archaeological Approaches

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060705
eISBN:
9780813050911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060705.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Methodology and Techniques

During the Early Iron Age, communities in temperate Europe adopted material culture and performance practices such as feasting from the Greek world. This process, most evident archaeologically in ... More


New Insights on the Woodland and Mississippi Periods of West-Peninsular Florida

George M. Luer

in New Histories of Pre-Columbian Florida

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049366
eISBN:
9780813050140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049366.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Dynamic Woodland and Mississippian societies flourished across west-peninsular Florida, an integral part of the Southeast. Native people constructed spaces for social, political, and economic ... More


On the Tail End of Variation in Late Neolithic Burial Practices: Halaf Feasting and Cannibalism at Domuztepe, Southeastern Anatolia

Suellen C. Gauld, James S. Oliver, Sarah Whitcher Kansa, and Elizabeth Carter

in Bioarchaeology and Behavior: The People of the Ancient Near East

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813042299
eISBN:
9780813043449
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042299.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Domuztepe is a large Late Neolithic site situated in south central Turkey that dates to 5800 and 5450 cal BC. The burial record from these levels includes several complete and fractional interments, ... More


Excavations in the Oroncota Inka Complex

Sonia Alconini

in Southeast Inka Frontiers: Boundaries and Interactions

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780813062914
eISBN:
9780813059631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062914.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Chapter 5 focuses on the excavations conducted in the main Oroncota Inka complex, also known as Inkarry within the frontier zone. After a brief discussion of Inka architectural styles, this chapter ... More


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