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Houses of Representatives? Courtyard Sites North of the Polar Circle: Reflections on Communal Organisation from the Late Roman Period to the Viking Age

Frode Iversen

in Power and Place in Europe in the Early Middle Ages

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780197266588
eISBN:
9780191896040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266588.003.0008
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter deals with the geographical organisation of the thing-system of Northern Europe prior to the state-formation processes in the 9th and 10th centuries ad. The courtyard sites (ad 200–900) ... More


Material from a Possible Industrial Area in the Tomb of Karakhamun (TT 223)1

Paul T. Nicholson

in Tombs of the South Asasif Necropolis: New Discoveries and Research 2012-2014

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9789774167249
eISBN:
9781617976780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167249.003.0015
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter considers the possibility of faience production in the tomb of Karakhamun. The tomb of Karakhamun is comprised of a dromos, vestibule, solar court, two pillared halls, and an antechamber ... More


Pottery from the Tombs of Karakhamun and Karabasken

Julia Budka

in Tombs of the South Asasif Necropolis: New Discoveries and Research 2012-2014

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9789774167249
eISBN:
9781617976780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167249.003.0016
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter examines the pottery found in the tombs of the South Asasif necropolis and its ritual function. A second season of the recording of the pottery from the tomb of Karakhamun was undertaken ... More


The Enemy Within

Lee Haiyan

in The Stranger and the Chinese Moral Imagination

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780804785914
eISBN:
9780804793544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785914.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

In the 1960s, a provincial museum converted from the former residence of a local landlord became nationally famous for its ideologically charged exhibitions. Chapter 5 approaches the Liu Wencai Manor ... More


Spatial Practice at Parchman Place

Erin S. Nelson

in Authority, Autonomy, and the Archaeology of a Mississippian Community

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781683401124
eISBN:
9781683401353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401124.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter focuses on spatial practice and social organization at Parchman Place. Geophysical surveys, magnetic gradiometry in particular, revealed burned Mississippian structures on mound summits ... More


Ming and Qing China

Kathleen James-Chakraborty

in Architecture since 1400

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816673964
eISBN:
9781452946047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816673964.003.0001
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural History

This chapter discusses architecture during the Ming and Qing dynasties. This period saw the greatest level of centralization of Chinese rule by any emperor before or since. This centralization was ... More


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