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Conference Annual Visiting Scholar Conference (27th : 2010 : Carbondale, Ill.), issuing body.

Title Making senses of the past : toward a sensory archaeology / edited by Jo Day.

Publication Info. Carbondale : Center for Archaeological Investigations, Southern Illinois University Carbondale and Southern Illinois University Press, [2013]


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Description 1 online resource (445 pages) : illustrations, maps.
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Series Center for Archaeological Investigations Occasional paper ; number 40
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Dibéwagendamowin-Krohirohi: Reflections on Sacred Images on the Rock / William A. Allen, Gerard O'Regan, Perry Fletcher, and Roger Noganosh -- The sound of sulfur and smell of lightning: sensing the volcano / Karen Holmber -- Colored monuments and sensory theater among the Mississippians / Corin C. O. Pursell -- Maya palaces as experiences: ancient Maya royal architecture and its influence on sensory perception / Ryan Mongelluzzo -- Coming to our senses at Chavín de Huantar / Mary Weismantel -- The sensory experience of blood sacrifice in the Roman imperial cult / Candace Weddle -- Embodying the divine: the sensational experience of the sixth-century eucharist / Heather Hunter-Crawley -- A sense of touch: "the full-body experience" in the past and present of Çatalhöyük, Turkey / Ruth Tringham -- Musical space and quiet space in medieval monastic Canterbury / Joe Williams -- Sustenance, taste, and the practice of community in ancient Mesopotamia / Marie Hopwood -- The scent of status: prestige and perfume at the Bronze Age palace at Pylos, Greece / Joanne M. A. Murphy -- A whiff of mortality: the smells of death in Roman and Byzantine Beth She'an-Scythopolis / Emerson Avery -- Imagined aromas and artificial flowers in Minoan society / Jo Day -- Craft and sensory play in late Bronze Age Boeotia / Anastasia Dakouri-Hild -- Scents and sensibilities: the phenomenology of late Neolithic Iberian slate plaque production / Jonathan T. Thomas -- The production process as sensory experience: making and seeing iron in colonial New England / Krysta Ryzewski -- Beyond the display case: creating a multisensory museum experience / Catherine P. Foster -- Imagined narratives: sensuous lives in the Chacoan Southwest / Ruth M. Van Dyke -- Afterword: eleven theses on the archaeology of the senses / Yannis Hamilakis.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Archaeology -- Methodology -- Congresses.
Senses and sensation -- Congresses.
Archaeology -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
Archaeology -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses.
Material culture -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
Material culture -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Day, Jo (Jo Christine), editor.
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Center for Archaeological Investigations, issuing body.
Other Form: Print version: Annual Visiting Scholar Conference Making senses of the past : toward a sensory archaeology. Carbondale : Center for Archaeological Investigations, Southern Illinois University Carbondale and Southern Illinois University Press, [2013] xiii, 429 pages ; 26 cm. Center for Archaeological Investigations Occasional paper ; no. 40 9780809332878
ISBN 9780809332878 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0809332876 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780809333134 (e-book)

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