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Title Ancient monuments and modern identities a critical history of archaeology in 19th and 20th century Greece / edited by Sofia Vutsaki and Paul Cartledge
Published London ; New York, N.Y. : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (x, 219 p. :) ill
Contents 1. The provenance of Greek painted vases : disciplinary debates and modern identities in the early 19th century / Giovanna Ceserani -- 2. Travellers and ruins in the Spartan landscape : a ghost story / Paraskevas Matalas -- 3. The reception of J.J. Winckelmann by Greek scholarship during the formative stage of the Modern Greek state (1832-1862) / Irene Fatsea -- 4. The legal protection of antiquities in Greece and national identity / Daphne Voudouri -- 5. Displaying archaeology : exhibiting ideology in 19th and early 20th century Greek museums / Andromache Gazi -- 6. Archaeology and politics : the Greek-German Olympia excavations treaty, 1869-1875 / Thanassis N. Bohotis -- 7. The Hellenization of the prehistoric past : the search for Greek identity in the work of Christos Tsountas / Sofia Voutsaki -- 8. 'The stamp of national life' : plaster casts and their uses in Greece at the end of the 19th century / Alexandra Alexandri -- 9. Beyond the debt to antiquity : constructing a national architecture for Modern Greece / Eleni Bastea -- 10. Are histories of archaeology good to think with? / Michael Fotiadis -- 11. Why should the state protect the cultural heritage? : the answer offered by Greek law / Vassilis Voutsakis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Archaeology -- Political aspects -- Greece -- History
Archaeology -- Social aspects -- Greece -- History
Cultural property -- Protection -- Greece -- History
Group identity -- Greece -- History
Nationalism -- Greece -- History
Social change -- Greece -- History
Archaeology -- Political aspects.
Archaeology -- Social aspects.
Cultural property -- Protection.
Group identity.
Politics and government.
Social change.
Greece -- Antiquities.
Greece -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
Greece -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
Author Cartledge, Paul.
Voutsaki, Sofia.
ISBN 0754652890
Other Titles Ancient monuments and modern identities : a critical history of archaeology in nineteenth and twentieth century Greece