Search for dissertations about: "Early Bronze Age"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 swedish dissertations containing the words Early Bronze Age.

  1. 1. Thinking the Bronze Age : Life and Death in Early Helladic Greece

    Author : Erika Weiberg; Gullög Nordquist; Cyprian Broodbank; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : Classical archaeology and ancient history; prehistoric Greece; Early Helladic; social space; embodiment; mortuary practices; the past in the past; Lerna; Aghios Kosmas; Tsepi; Manika; Antikens kultur och samhällsliv; Classical Archaeology and Ancient History; antikens kultur och samhällsliv;

    Abstract : This is a study about life and death in prehistory, based on the material remains from the Early Bronze Age on the Greek mainland (c. 3100-2000 BC). It deals with the settings of daily life in the Early Helladic period, and the lives and experiences of people within it. READ MORE

  2. 2. Moats in ancient Palestine

    Author : Dag Oredsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Bible; Hebrew Bible; Old Testament; archaeology; Ancient Near East; Palestine; Egypt; Assyria; Syria; Babylonia; Israel; Jordan; Moab; Edom; Ammon; Aramaeans; fortifications; defence; rampart; glacis; city wall; Early Bronze Age; Middle Bronze Age; Late Bronze Age; Iron Age; Jericho; Hazor; Jezreel; fosse; ditch; moat; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; Religion Theology; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; gamla testamentets exegetik; Old Testament Exegesis;

    Abstract : This is the first in-depth study of moats as a part of fortifications in Palestine from prehistoric times until the end of the Iron Age. The author proposes a relation between the shape of a moat and its function. READ MORE

  3. 3. Children Lost and Found : A bioarchaeological study of Middle Helladic children in Asine with a comparison to Lerna

    Author : Anne Ingvarsson-Sundström; Robert Arnott; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Classical archaeology and ancient history; children; archaeology; osteology; Asine; Lerna; Middle Helladic; skeletons; age; subadults; graves; growth; health; weaning; mortality; fetuses; infants; mortuary ritual; Bronze Age.; Antikens kultur och samhällsliv; Classical archaeology and ancient history; Antikens kultur och samhälle; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : This study focusses on children’s living conditions during the Middle Helladic period in Greece. The primary material comprises disarticulated skeletal remains found in a stratigraphic context during the Swedish excavations of Asine in 1926: 4,583 fragments/complete bones. READ MORE

  4. 4. Immovable offertory installations in late Bronze Age Cyprus

    Author : Yannis Pararas; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Late Bronze Age Cyprus; Cypriote ritual practice; offertory action; temple; sanctuary; offertory installation; low stone table; hearth-altar; bench; baetylic installation; slaughtering block; Myrtou-Pigadhes; Kition; Enkomi;

    Abstract : The present study addresses the question of the way divine worship was carried out in the island of Cyprus during the Late Bronze Age (1600-1100 B.C.). READ MORE

  5. 5. Lithics in the Scandinavian Late Bronze Age. Sociotechnical change and Persistence

    Author : Anders Högberg; Arkeologi; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Late Bronze Age; Sociotechnical change and Persistence; Lithic analysis; South Scandinavia;

    Abstract : During south Scandinavian Late Bronze Age, c. 900-500 BC, a new tool was invented. It consisted of a wooden shaft and a knife blade made out of flint. One singel of this tool still exists today. READ MORE