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Author Prehistory in a Global Perspective (2001 : Bergen, Norway)

Title Combining the past and the present : archaeological perspectives on society : proceedings from the conference 'Pre-history in a global perspective' held in Bergen, August 31st-September 2nd 2001, in honour of Professor Randi Haaland's 60th anniversary / edited by Terje Oestigaard, Nils Anfinset, Tore Saetersdal
Published Oxford, England : Archaeopress, 2004


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  930.1 Pre/Ctp  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 216 pages : illustrations, maps ; 30 cm
Series BAR international series ; 1210
BAR international series ; 1210
Contents Sex pots of ancient Peru : post-gender reflections / Joan M. Gero -- Death and ambivalent materiality- human flesh as culture and cosmology / Terje Oestigaard -- Bridal jewels- in life and death / Siv Kristoffersen -- Another F-word? : Feminist gender archaeology / Ericka Engelstad -- Hunter-gatherer intensification and the straight arrow of progress : Australia and Northwest Europe compared / Peter Rowley-Conwy -- Metallurgy and pastoral nomads in the chalcolithic of the Southern Levant / Nils Anfinset -- Iron technology and its social implications : the case of the Fipa of Southwestern Tanzania / Bertram B.B. Mapunda -- Ethongraphic observations of iron smelting in Nepal: the culture of traditional systems of iron working in Nepal / Suman Rijal -- The origins of modern human behaviour- exploring the African evidence / Christopher. S. Henshilwood -- Africa, agriculture and iron / J.E.G. Sutton -- Bantu ideology and Bantu great tradition / Knut Odner -- Gender and social structure in the Nubian A-Group / Hans-Åke Nordström -- Graeco-Roman documents about Azania : a new look at some controversial issues / Felix A. Chami --
Archaeological research in the Farafra Oasis (Egypt) : contribution to the study of early cultivation in the Eastern Sahara / Barbara E. Barich -- Food resources at Chibuene and Manyikeni, two archaeological sites in Southern Mozambique / Amelie Berger -- Discussion on the relationship between early iron pottery tradition of Kwale ware and later pottery tradition of Tana ware. The Dakawa pottery assemblage venue for discussion / Chediel S. Msuya -- Archaeology and identity: some examples from Southern Africa / Paul Sinclair -- Communing with the dead: an ethnoarchaeological interpretation of Shona mortuary practices / McEdward Murimbika -- Archaeology and cultural heritage management in Mozambique some experiences made and some future challenges / Solange Macamo and Tore Saetersdal -- Carved in stone? In search of a Finnish rock carving tradition / Lars Forsberg and Eva Walderhaug Saetersdal
Analysis global perspective
archaeological perspectives
Notes BAR S1210
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Haaland, Randi.
Social archaeology -- Africa -- Congresses.
Social archaeology -- Congresses.
Archaeology -- Philosophy -- Congresses.
Archaeology -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
Archaeology and history -- Congresses.
Interpretation of cultural and natural resources -- Congresses.
Archaeology -- Congresses.
Ethnoarchaeology -- Congresses.
Africa -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Haaland, Randi.
Oestigaard, Terje.
Anfinset, Nils.
Saetersdal, Tore.
LC no. 2004381076
ISBN 1841715735
Other Titles Archaeological perspectives on society