Search for dissertations about: "deborah olausson"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words deborah olausson.
1. Tools and technology : Lithic technological analysis of Neolithic axe morphology
Abstract : Through practical experiments, edge-wear analysis, and the study of archaeological collections, the dissertation explores the complex relationship between style and function in a specific class of artifacts: the Neolithic axe. The results of the three-part approach described above, when applied for instance to thin-butted axes from the Funnel Beaker Culture, indicated that there was no clear-cut cass of unusable prestige axes, but rather that axe length more likely reflected practical rather than stylistic considerations. READ MORE