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Title Death as a process / edited by John Pearce and Jake Weekes
Published Oxford ; Philadelphia : Oxbow Books, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Series Studies in funerary archaeology
Studies in funerary archaeology.
Contents Introduction: death as a process in Roman funerary archaeology / John Pearce -- Space, object, and process in the Koutsongila Cemetery at Roman Kenchreai, Greece / Joseph L. Rife and Melissa Morison -- Archaeology and funerary cult: the stratigraphy of soils in the cemeteries of Emilia Romagna (Northern Italy) / Jacopo Ortalli -- Funerary archaeology at St Dunstan's Terrace, Canterbury / Jake Weekes -- Buried Batavians: mortuary rituals of a rural frontier community / Joris Aarts and Stijn Heeren -- They fought and died but were covered with Earth only years later: mass graves on the ancient battlefield of Kalkriese / Achim Rost and Susanne Wilbers-Rost -- Some recent work on Romano-British cemeteries / Paul Booth -- Funerary complexes from imperial Rome: a new approach to anthropological study using excavation and laboratory data / Paola Catalano, Carla Caldarini, Flavio De Angelis and Walter Pantano -- Animals in funerary practices: sacrifices, offerings and meals at Rome and in the provinces / S├ębastien Lepetz -- How did it go? Putting the process back into cremation / Jacqueline I. McKinley -- Afterword: process and polysemy: an appreciation of a cremation burial / Jake Weekes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Burial -- History -- To 1500.
Burial -- Rome.
Excavations (Archaeology)
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Rome.
Funeral rites and ceremonies, Ancient.
Human remains (Archaeology)
Social archaeology.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Pearce, John, 1969- editor, author
Weekes, Jake, editor, author
LC no. 2017016253
ISBN 1785703242 (electronic bk.)
1785703269 (electronic bk.)
9781785703249 (electronic bk.)
9781785703263 (electronic bk.)