The Resource State Formation in Italy and Greece : Questioning the Neoevolutionist Paradigm, (electronic resource)

State Formation in Italy and Greece : Questioning the Neoevolutionist Paradigm, (electronic resource)

Label
State Formation in Italy and Greece : Questioning the Neoevolutionist Paradigm
Title
State Formation in Italy and Greece
Title remainder
Questioning the Neoevolutionist Paradigm
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
State Formation in Italy and Greece offers an up-to-date and comprehensive sampler of the current discourse concerning state formation in the central Mediterranean. While comparative approaches to the emergence of political complexity have been applied since the 1950s to Mesopotamia, Mesoamerica, Peru, Egypt and many other contexts, Classical Archaeology as a whole has not played a particularly active role in this debate. Here, for the first time, state formation processes occurring in the Bronze Age Aegean as well as in Iron Age Greece and Italy are explicitly juxtaposed, revealing a complex
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
938
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC51 .S73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
State Formation in Italy and Greece : Questioning the Neoevolutionist Paradigm, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; List of Contributors; Preface; 1. Introduction; Part 1: The Aegean; 2. Measuring Levels of Integration and Social Change in Neolithic andBronze Age Aegean Societies: From Chiefdoms to Proto-States; 3. "Society against the state?" Contextualizing Inequality and Power inBronze Age Crete; 4. Centralisation and the Political Institution of Late Minoan IA Crete; 5. Monumental Architecture and the Construction of the Mycenaean State; 6. Th e Early Greek Polis: Regime Building, and the Emergence of the State; 7. Contexts, Agency, and Social Change in Ancient Greece; Part 2: Italy
  • 8. Mapping Etruscan State Formation9. State Formation in Southern Coastal Etruria: An application of theKipp-Schortman model; 10. Constructions of Authority through Ritual: Considering transformationsin ritual space as refl ecting society in Iron Age Etruria; 11. Citizenship and Community: Inventing the Roman Republic; 12. Th e Versatile Clans: Archaic Rome and the nature of Early City-Statesin Central Italy; 13. Seeds and the City. Archaeobotany and State Formation in Early Rome; 14. Relocating the Center: A Comparative Study; Index
Control code
ocn831118112
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842175606
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34434100
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)831118112
  • jstor1842175602

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