Social identity and status in the Classical and Hellenistic Northern Peloponnese : the evidence from burials

Classical and Hellenistic cemeteries can give us more than descriptions and styles of pottery, art and burial architecture; they can speak of people, societies, social conventions as well as of social distinctions. This book aims to employ and illustrate the unique strengths of burial evidence and i...

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Main Author: Dimakis, Nikolas , [Author]
Published: Oxford : Archaeopress Publishing Ltd, [2016].
Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white, and colour).
Series: Archaeopress archaeology.
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Online Access: Archaeopress
Summary: Classical and Hellenistic cemeteries can give us more than descriptions and styles of pottery, art and burial architecture; they can speak of people, societies, social conventions as well as of social distinctions. This book aims to employ and illustrate the unique strengths of burial evidence and its contribution to the understanding of social identity and status in the Classical and Hellenistic Northern Peloponnese.
Item Description: Previously issued in print: 2016.
Audience: Specialized.
ISBN: 9781784915070 (ebook) :