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The Resource An archaeology of the senses : prehistoric Malta, Robin Skeates

An archaeology of the senses : prehistoric Malta, Robin Skeates

Label
An archaeology of the senses : prehistoric Malta
Title
An archaeology of the senses
Title remainder
prehistoric Malta
Statement of responsibility
Robin Skeates
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skeates, Robin
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GN845.M3
  • DG989.5
LC item number
S54 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Senses and sensation
  • Archaeology
  • Malta
Label
An archaeology of the senses : prehistoric Malta, Robin Skeates
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [248]-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : towards an archaeology of the senses. Sensual culture studies ; Beyond the five senses ; Prehistoric Malta -- The senses restrained. Making sense of the history of archaeological representation ; From oral tradition to printed history : the mid-seventeenth century ; Classical tours and picturesque views : the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries ; Rude stone monuments in a crown colony : 1800-1864 ; An archaeological bonanza : 1865-1839 ; Constructing a prehistoric culture sequence in post-war Malta : 1940-1973 ; The reinvention of Malta's prehistoric heritage : 1974 to the present -- The Maltese sensescape. Making sense of islands ; Remote islands : before 5200 BC ; Desirable islands : 5200 BC ; Little Sicily : 5200-4400 BC ; Sensory relations : 4400-3400 BC ; Knowledgeable islanders : 3400-2500 BC ; Hybridization : 2400-1500 BC ; Permeable boundaries : 1500-700 BC -- Dwelling places. Making sense of settlement ; Life on the farm : 5200-4400 BC ; Strengthened communities : 4400-3400 BC ; The temple builders' housework : 3400-2500 BC ; Fortified communities : 2400-700 BC -- Monumental buildings. Making sense of temples ; The monumentalization of communities : 3400-2500 BC ; The reinvention of tradition : 2400-700 BC -- The underworld. Making sense of caves ; Dwelling, ritual, and the other world : 5200-4400 BC ; Placing the dead : 4400-3400 BC ; The elaboration of underground religious experience : 3400-2500 BC ; The rejection of traditional underground religion : 2400-700 BC -- Conclusion : making sense of prehistoric Malta. The senses ; Sensual cultures
Control code
ocn587229785
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780199216604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans
Label
An archaeology of the senses : prehistoric Malta, Robin Skeates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [248]-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : towards an archaeology of the senses. Sensual culture studies ; Beyond the five senses ; Prehistoric Malta -- The senses restrained. Making sense of the history of archaeological representation ; From oral tradition to printed history : the mid-seventeenth century ; Classical tours and picturesque views : the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries ; Rude stone monuments in a crown colony : 1800-1864 ; An archaeological bonanza : 1865-1839 ; Constructing a prehistoric culture sequence in post-war Malta : 1940-1973 ; The reinvention of Malta's prehistoric heritage : 1974 to the present -- The Maltese sensescape. Making sense of islands ; Remote islands : before 5200 BC ; Desirable islands : 5200 BC ; Little Sicily : 5200-4400 BC ; Sensory relations : 4400-3400 BC ; Knowledgeable islanders : 3400-2500 BC ; Hybridization : 2400-1500 BC ; Permeable boundaries : 1500-700 BC -- Dwelling places. Making sense of settlement ; Life on the farm : 5200-4400 BC ; Strengthened communities : 4400-3400 BC ; The temple builders' housework : 3400-2500 BC ; Fortified communities : 2400-700 BC -- Monumental buildings. Making sense of temples ; The monumentalization of communities : 3400-2500 BC ; The reinvention of tradition : 2400-700 BC -- The underworld. Making sense of caves ; Dwelling, ritual, and the other world : 5200-4400 BC ; Placing the dead : 4400-3400 BC ; The elaboration of underground religious experience : 3400-2500 BC ; The rejection of traditional underground religion : 2400-700 BC -- Conclusion : making sense of prehistoric Malta. The senses ; Sensual cultures
Control code
ocn587229785
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780199216604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans

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