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Title Back to the beginning [electronic resource] : reassessing social and political complexity on Crete during the early and middle Bronze Age / edited by Ilse Schoep, Peter Tomkins and Jan Driessen.
Publication Info. Oxford, UK ; Oakville, CT : Oxbow Books, c2012.

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Description 1 online resource.
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"This volume owes its origins to a workshop, organised at the Katholieke Universiteit [te] Leuven early in 2008 ... . Each of the papers originally presented was integral to the coherence and success of this workshop ... ."--Pref.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Back to the beginning for the early and middle Bronze Age on Crete / Ilse Schoep and Peter Tomkins -- Behind the horizon : reconsidering the genesis and function of the "First Palace" at Knossos (final neolithic IV-middle Minoan IB) / Peter Tomkins -- Palatial Knossos : the early years / Colin F. Macdonald -- The urbanisation of prehistoric Crete : settlement perspectives on Minoan state formation / Todd Whitelaw -- The emergence of elite groups at protopalatial Malia : a biography of Quartier Mu / Jean-Claude Poursat -- Trade and interconnections in Lasithi between EM II and MM I, the evidence from the Ayios Charalambos Cave / Philip P. Betancourt -- Craft production and social practices at prepalatial Phaistos : the background to the first "palace" / Simona Todaro -- Emerging authority : a functional analysis of the MM II settlement of phaistos / Pietro Militello -- Regional elite-groups and the production and consumption of seals in the prepalatial period : a case-study of the Asterousia region / Kostas Sbonias -- The social arenas of tradition : investigating collective and individual social strategies in the prepalatial and protopalatial Mesara / Maria Relaki -- The construction, deconstruction and non-construction of hierarchies in the funerary record of prepalatial Crete / Borja Legarra Herrero -- A matrilocal house society in pre- and protopalatial Crete? / Jan Driessen -- A regional network approach to protopalatial complexity / Carl Knappett -- Bridging the divide between the "prepalatial" and the "protopalatial" periods? / Ilse Schoep -- "Back to the beginning" : an overview / Peter Warren.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Bronze age -- Greece -- Crete -- Congresses.
Neolithic period -- Greece -- Crete -- Congresses.
Minoans -- Congresses.
Social structure -- Greece -- Crete -- Congresses.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Greece -- Crete -- Congresses.
Crete (Greece) -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Added Author Schoep, Ilse.
Tomkins, Peter.
Driessen, Jan.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781842174319 1842174312 (DLC) 2011040888
ISBN 1842176803 (electronic bk.)
9781842176801 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # EBC1154183
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