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Title Body parts and bodies whole : changing relations and meanings / edited by Katharina Rebay-Salisbury, Marie Louise Stig Sørensen, and Jessica Hughes
Published Oxford ; Oakville, CT : D. Brown Bk. Co., [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (148 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Body parts and bodies whole : introduction / Katharina Rebay-Salisbury, Marie Louise Stig Sørenson, Jessica Hughes -- Bodies in pieces in the Neolithic Near East / Karina Croucher -- Parts to a whole : manipulations of the body in prehistoric eastern Mediterranean / Kirsi O. Lorentz -- 'Deviant' burials in the Neolithic and Chalcolithic of central and south eastern Europe / John Chapman -- Ageing as fragmentation and dis-integration / Joanna Appleby -- Bronze age bodiness -- maps and coordinates / Marie Louise Stig Sørenson -- Cremations : fragmented bodies in the Bronze and Iron Ages / Katharina Rebay-Salisbury -- Reconfiguring anatomy : ceramics, cremation and cosmology in the Late Bronze Age in the Lower Danube / Nona Palincaş -- Porticos, pillars and severed heads : the display and curation of human remains in the southern French Iron Age / Ian Armit -- Dissecting the classical hybrid / Jessica Hughes -- Split bodies in the Late Iron Age/Viking Age of Scandinavia / Lotte Hedeager -- Heart burial in medieval and early post-medieval central Europe / Estella Weiss-Krejci -- In the pursuit of knowledge : dissection, post-mortem surgery and the retention of body parts in 18th- and 19th- century Britain / Annia Cherryson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Human body -- Social aspects -- Europe.
Human body -- Social aspects -- Middle East.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Europe.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Middle East.
Europe -- Antiquities.
Middle East -- Antiquities.
Form Electronic book
Author Hughes, Jessica.
Rebay-Salisbury, Katharina.
Sørensen, Marie Louise Stig.
LC no. 2010022047
ISBN 1842178180 (electronic bk.)
9781842178188 (electronic bk.)