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Title Archaeologies of gender and violence / edited by Uroš Matić and Bo Jensen
Published Oxford ; Philadelphia : Oxbow Books, 2017
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Contents Preface / Uroš Matić and Bo Jensen -- Introduction : why do we need archaeologies of gender and violence and why now? / Bo Jensen and Uroš Matić -- Revisiting the "myth of matriarchy", rethinking determinism : Seeing anew / Stephanie Koerner -- The honoured and the sacrificed? : gender and violence at a sanctuary -- Of the late 3rd millennium BC in central Germany -- André Spatzier, with anthropological analyses by Marcus Stecher and Kurt W. Alt -- The role of violence in the construction of prehistoric masculinities / Lisbeth Skogstrand -- "Her striking but cold beauty" : gender and violence in depictions of Queen Nefertiti smiting the enemies / Uroš Matić -- Les demoiselles d'Entremont : violence, gender and headhunting in Iron Age Europe / Ian Armit -- Violence against women in Graeco-Roman Egypt : the contribution of Demotic documents / Christine Hue-Arcé -- Death and the maiden : late antique images of nubile females as agents and victims of lethal violence / Susanne Moraw -- Heaven for me, hell for the "others" : an agenda on sex and body from Sasanid Persia / Maryam Dezhamkhooy and Leila Papoli Yazdi -- Skull-cups and snake-pits : men's revenge and women's revenge in Viking age Scandinavia / Bo Jensen -- The weapons make the man? : a re-analysis of early Anglo-Saxon weapon burial and interpretation / Laura M. Whitehouse -- Gender and structural violence in prehistoric Peru / Julie Farnum -- Gender and violence in archaeology : final commentary / Louise Hitchock
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Anthropology, Prehistoric.
Sex role -- History.
Social archaeology.
Violence -- History.
Women -- Violence against -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Jensen, Bo (Archaeologist), editor, author
Matić, Uroš, editor, author
LC no. 2017032874
ISBN 1785706896 (electronic bk.)
9781785706899 (electronic bk.)
(pb)