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Studies on prehistoric Cyprus

Einar Gjerstad

Studies on prehistoric Cyprus

by Einar Gjerstad

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Published by Uppsala .
Written in English


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Structure, Measurement and Meaning. Studies on Prehistoric abstract. This volume marks David Frankel’s outstanding contribution over 40 years to the prehistory of Cyprus, both through numerous publications and large-scale excavation and survey on the island. (Manning), changing political economies and landscapes at ancient Paphos. Book Description: New Directions in Cypriot Archaeology highlights current scholarship that employs a range of new techniques, methods, and theoretical approaches to questions related to the archaeology of the prehistoric and protohistoric periods on the island of Cyprus. From revolutions in radiocarbon dating, to the compositional analysis of ceramic remains, to the digital applications used.

  Einar Gjerstad: Ages and days in Cyprus. Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology Pocket Book No. Göteborg: Åströms, pp., 1 map, numerous in-text Author: H. W. Catling. Kehrberg, Ina, Northern Cyprus in the Transition from the Early to the Middle Cypriot Period. Typology, Relative and Absolute Chronology of Some Early Cypriot III to Middle Cypriot I Tombs. Laetitia a Campo, Anthropomorphic Representations in Prehistoric Cyprus: a Formal and Symbolic Analysis of Figurines, c. - B.C. Symbolic Analysis.

The Chalcolithic period in Cyprus has been known since Porphyrios Dikaios’ excavations at Erimi in the s and through the appearance in the antiquities market of illicitly acquired anthropomorphic cruciform figures, often manufactured from picrolite, a soft blue-green stone.   This year, students and staff have visited two museums, a nature park housing a herd of mouflon (a type of wild sheep unique to Cyprus), an academic conference at the Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute, and 15 archaeological and historical sites (ranging in date from the early Neolithic through the Ottoman period), including the.


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OCLC Number: Notes: "The subject of these studies is the prehistory of Cyprus during the bronze age."--Introduction. "Reprinted from Uppsala universitets årsskrift ". "The subject of these studies is the prehistory of Cyprus during the bronze age."--Introduction.

Description: 4 preliminary leaves, pages illustrations (including maps, plans) 24 cm. The volume is arranged in three thematic sections. The first one looks at the archaeology of Cyprus from the Prehistoric to the Byzantine periods and includes analytical studies, sites and monuments, new excavation results, and research history.

The second section covers the Medieval and Early Modern monuments of Northern : $ Get print book. No eBook available Studies on Prehistoric Cyprus. Inaug. Diss. by Einar Gjerstad. Einar Gjerstad (Erik Paul Einar Nison.) Uppsala universitets årsskrift,0 Reviews.

What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Bibliographic information. Title: Studies on Prehistoric. Diane Bolger is a Research Fellow in Archaeology at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland.

In addition to her research on gender, she specializes in the ceramics of early agricultural societies in the ancient Near East, particularly in Cyprus, where she has been involved in. Studies on Prehistoric Cyprus in Honour of David Frankel. Edited by Jennifer Webb This volume marks David Frankel’s outstanding contribution over 40 years to the prehistory of Cyprus, both through numerous publications and large-scale excavation and survey on the island.

The earliest attested reference to Cyprus is the 15th century BC Mycenaean Greek 𐀓𐀠𐀪𐀍, ku-pi-ri-jo, meaning "Cypriot" (Greek: Κύπριος), written in Linear B syllabic script. The classical Greek form of the name is Κύπρος (Kýpros). The etymology of the name is unknown. Suggestions include: the Greek word for the Mediterranean cypress tree (Cupressus sempervirens Capital and largest city: Nicosia, 35°10′N 33°22′E /.

Some Several archaeobotanical studies have been performed on different Prehistoric and Bronze Age sites in Cyprus (e.g. Colledge, ;Thiebault, ;Willcox, ;Lentini, ; Lucas, Webb, Jennifer M. Structure, measurement and meaning: studies on prehistoric Cyprus in honour of David Frankel / edited by Jennifer M.

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Part IV: Integrated studies Appendices. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now is also a specialist in gender archaeology and has written and edited four books and a number of articles on gender in prehistoric Cyprus and the ancient Near : Hardcover.

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Prehistoric Europe is the designation for the period of human presence in Europe before the start of recorded history, beginning in the Lower Paleolithic.

As history progresses, considerable regional irregularities of cultural development emerge and increase. The region of the eastern Mediterranean is, due to its geographic proximity, greatly influenced and inspired by the classical Middle Lower Paleolithic: Homo antecessor. NC State Students Excavate Prehistoric Settlement in Cyprus In May and June ofa group of 15 NC State undergraduates traveled to the island of Cyprus in the eastern Mediterranean to take part in an archaeological field school.

The notion of complexity is commonly used by archaeologists to indicate differences in the socio-economic structure of ancient societies. The use of the term implies that there are non-complex (simple) and complex societies, with the latter having evolved out of the former (e.g.‘the rise of socioeconomic complexity’).In many cases, therefore, the use of the concept of complexity is a form.

This book treats the archaeology of Cyprus from the first-known human presence during the Late Epipalaeolithic (c, BC) through the end of the Bronze Age (c BC).

Bernard Knapp examines the archaeological and documentary records of prehistoric Cyprus within their regional context, paying special attention to the Levant and the Aegean/5(9). This book provides a new island archaeology and island history of Bronze Age and Early Iron Age Cyprus, set in its eastern Mediterranean context.

By drawing out tensions between different ways of thinking about theoretical issues such as insularity and connectivity, ethnicity, migration, and hybridization, it addresses a dynamic new field of archaeological enquiry — the social identity of.

The archaeological record of prehistoric Cyprus is rich, diverse, well-published, and frequently enigmatic. Regarded by many as a bridge between western Asia and the Aegean, Cyprus and its past.

Insular Destinies: Perspectives on the history and politics of modern Cyprus (British School at Athens - Modern Greek and Byzantine Studies Book 8) price $ 06 Cyprus Before The Prelude to Crisis (International Library of Twentieth Century History).

This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the archaeology of Mediterranean prehistory and an essential reference to the most recent research and fieldwork. Only book available to offer general coverage of Mediterranean prehistory Written by 14 of the leading archaeologists in the field Spans the Neolithic through the Iron Age, and draws from all the major regions of the Mediterranean's.

Bernard Knapp presents a new island archaeology and island history of Bronze Age and early Iron Age Cyprus, set in its Mediterranean context. Drawing out tensions between different ways of thinking about islands, and how they are connected or isolated from surrounding islands and mainlands, Knapp addresses an under-studied but dynamic new field of archaeological enquiry - the social.

Prehistoric and Historic Settlement Patterns in Western Cyprus: an overview (offprint) by Adocvasio, J.M. and others and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book will break new ground in the field of Cypriot studiesNancy Serwint, Arizona State University A diligent presentation of theoretical premises and contextualized evidence, with appendixes to orient nonspecialists to prehistoric Cyprus, makes this book useful to both Cyprus specialists and anyone interested in the potential of 5/5(1).His most recent books are Prehistoric and Protohistoric Cyprus: Identity, Insularity and Connectivity (Oxford Oxford University Press, ), The Archaeology of Cyprus: From Earliest Prehistory through the Bronze Age (Cambridge University Press, ), and co-edited with Peter van Dommelen, The Cambridge Prehistory of the Bronze-Iron Age.