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Material culture and social identities in the ancient world / edited by Shelley Hales, Tamar Hodos.

Contributor(s): Hales, Shelley, 1971- | Hodos, Tamar.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010Description: xv, 339 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.ISBN: 0521767741 (hardback); 9780521767743 (hardback).Subject(s): Civilization, Ancient | Group identity | Material culture -- Social aspects | Social archaeology | Social evolutionDDC classification: 306
Contents:
Local and global perspectives in the study of social and cultural identities / Tamar Hodos -- (Re)defining ethnicity: culture, material culture, and identity / Carla M. Antonaccio -- Cultural diversity and unity: empire and Rome / Richard Hingley -- Ingenious inventions: welding ethnicities East and West / Corinna Riva -- Shaping Mediterranean economy and trade: Phoenician cultural identities in the Iron Age / Michael Sommer -- Samothrace: samo- or thrace? / Petya Ilieva -- The big and beautiful women of Asia: ethnic conceptions of ideal beauty in Achaemenid-period seals and gemstones / Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones -- Unintentionally being Lucanian: dynamics beyond hybridity / Elena Isayev -- Tricks with mirrors: remembering the dead of Noricum / Shelley Hales -- Neutral bodies? female portrait statue types from the late Republic to second century CE / Annetta Alexandridis -- Cultural crossovers: global and local identities in the classical world / David Mattingly.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-333) and index.

Local and global perspectives in the study of social and cultural identities / Tamar Hodos -- (Re)defining ethnicity: culture, material culture, and identity / Carla M. Antonaccio -- Cultural diversity and unity: empire and Rome / Richard Hingley -- Ingenious inventions: welding ethnicities East and West / Corinna Riva -- Shaping Mediterranean economy and trade: Phoenician cultural identities in the Iron Age / Michael Sommer -- Samothrace: samo- or thrace? / Petya Ilieva -- The big and beautiful women of Asia: ethnic conceptions of ideal beauty in Achaemenid-period seals and gemstones / Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones -- Unintentionally being Lucanian: dynamics beyond hybridity / Elena Isayev -- Tricks with mirrors: remembering the dead of Noricum / Shelley Hales -- Neutral bodies? female portrait statue types from the late Republic to second century CE / Annetta Alexandridis -- Cultural crossovers: global and local identities in the classical world / David Mattingly.

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