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Title Fresh fields and pastures new : papers presented in honor of Andrew M.T. Moore / edited by Katina T. Lillios & Michael Chazan
Published Leiden : Sidestone Press, [2016]
©2016
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Description 1 online resource (205 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Preface / Michael Chazan and Katina T. Lillios -- Andrew M.T. Moore: a life in service of archaeology and the academy / Katina T. Lillios -- Abu Hureyra 1 in Northwest Syria: "periphery" no more / Brian Boyd -- Late Upper Paleolithic and Initial Epipaleolithic in the marshlands: a view from Tor Sageer, Wadi al-Hasa, Jordan / Deborah I. Olszewski -- A road well travelled? Exploring terminal Pleistocene hunter-gatherer activities, networks and mobility in Eastern Jordan / Lisa A. Maher -- Ethnography and the reconstruction of prehistoric land use in Cyprus / Sarah Tyrell Stewart -- The Neolithic in Dalmatia and Andrew M.T. Moore's contribution to its investigation / Marko Menđušić -- Villages, landscapes, and early farming in Northern Dalmatia / Sarah B. McClure and Emil Podrug -- Navigating the Neolithic Adriatic / Timothy Kaiser and Stašo Forenbaher -- Taking a Lévy walk: Early Hominin mobility in the Lower Paleolithic of the Southern Levant / Liora Kolska Horwitz and Michael Chazan -- The ordinary Neolithic people of Abu Hureyra / Theya Molleson
Summary This volume honors the career and contributions of Andrew M.T. Moore. Moore's groundbreaking work at Abu Hureyra, Syria and excavations at neolithic sites in Croatia have made him a pioneer in integrated interdisciplinary research in archaeology, expressing a deeply held conviction that developments in human culture can only be understood when embedded in an ecological approach. In this book, colleagues and former students of Moore, working in the Near East and Croatia, present current research, illustrating the continuing impact of Moore's work on the early farming and herding peoples of the eastern Mediterranean
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Archaeology -- Mediterranean Region.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Form Electronic book
Author Chazan, Michael, editor
Lillios, Katina T., 1960- editor
Moore, A. M. T. (Andrew Michael Tangye), honoree
ISBN 9088903492 (electronic bk)
9789088903496 (electronic bk)