Archaeology and History in Roman, Medieval and Post-Medieval by Linda Jones Hall,William R. Caraher

By Linda Jones Hall,William R. Caraher

The essays in Archaeology and heritage in Roman, Medieval and Post-Medieval Greece honor the contributions of Timothy E. Gregory to our knowing of Greece from the Roman interval to trendy occasions. Evoking Gregory's different pursuits, the quantity brings jointly anthropologists, artwork historians, archaeologists, historians, and philologists to handle such contested subject matters because the finish of Antiquity, the so-called Byzantine darkish a long time, the contours of the rising Byzantine civilization, and id in post-Medieval Greece. those papers exhibit the continuing power of either conventional and leading edge techniques to the examine of fabric tradition and emphasise that historic interpretation can be the made of methodological self-awareness. particularly, this quantity indicates how the learn of the cloth tradition of post-Classical Greece over the past 30 years has made major contributions to either the bigger archaeological and ancient discourse. The essays during this quantity are prepared below 3 headings - Archaeology and strategy, the Archaeology of identification, and the altering panorama - which spotlight 3 major focuses of Gregory's examine. each one essay interlaces new analyses with the contributions Gregory has made to our figuring out of Medieval and Post-Medieval Greece. learn jointly those essays not just make an important contribution to how we comprehend the post-Classical Greek global, but additionally to how we examine the fabric tradition of the Mediterranean global extra broadly.

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