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A Path Forward to an Integrated Study of Bioarchaeology in Southeastern Arabia

Kimberly D. Williams and Lesley A. Gregoricka

in Mortuary and Bioarchaeological Perspectives on Bronze Age Arabia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400790
eISBN:
9781683401063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400790.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter provides an introduction and brief overview on major themes in mortuary archaeology and bioarchaeology in southeastern Arabia. This context sets the stage for the subsequent chapters, ... More


Mortuary and Bioarchaeological Perspectives on Bronze Age Arabia

Kimberly D. Williams and Lesley A. Gregoricka (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400790
eISBN:
9781683401063
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400790.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Across the Near East, major changes in the commemoration of death and the formation of identity amongst the living took place at the beginning of the Neolithic. However, these investigations have ... More


The Elders of Early Dilmun: A Bioarchaeological Analysis of Age and Masculinity from the Peter B. Cornwall Collection

Alexis T. Boutin and Benjamin W. Porter

in Mortuary and Bioarchaeological Perspectives on Bronze Age Arabia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400790
eISBN:
9781683401063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400790.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter draws on bioarchaeology and mortuary archaeology to investigate three adult men in a brief case study from Early Dilmun, a Bronze Age polity that spanned the western edge of the ... More


The Edinburgh History of the Greeks, c. 500 to 1050: The Early Middle Ages

Florin Curta

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638093
eISBN:
9780748670741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638093.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

The book is an attempt to synthesize the results of several studies in archaeology, numismatics, history, and sigillography that have recently advanced our knowledge of early medieval Greece. Instead ... More


Death and Funerary Ritual: Where Multiple Time Frames Converge

Alice Yao

in The Ancient Highlands of Southwest China: From the Bronze Age to the Han Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199367344
eISBN:
9780199367368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199367344.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Chapter 2 discusses how native engagements with time can be examined in the archaeology of death ritual. As colonial rule is often enacted through control over local marriage and funerary customs, ... More


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