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Author Bradley, Richard, 1946-

Title Ritual and domestic life in prehistoric Europe [electronic resource] / Richard Bradley.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 234 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-230) and index.
Contents Death and the harvest : how archaeologists have distinguished between ritual and domestic life -- The consecration of the house : how domestic buildings took on special qualities -- A duty of care : how everyday activities assumed a special significance -- A house with a pool : rituals and the materials of farming -- Multiplication and division : the problem of utilitarian bronze hoards -- The rites of separation : domestic rituals and public ritual in the Iron Age -- What remains to be seen : some implications of the argument.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Rites and ceremonies, Prehistoric -- Europe.
Architecture, Prehistoric -- Europe.
Agriculture, Prehistoric -- Europe.
Tools, Prehistoric -- Europe.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Europe.
Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Europe.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0415345502 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0415345510 (pbk.)

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