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Title Approaching monumentality in archaeology / edited by James F. Osborne
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, [2014]
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  NA9335 A652 2014    AVAILABLE    30530001252923
Descript xix, 453 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series The Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology distinguished monograph series
IEMA proceedings ; volume 3
IEMA proceedings ; v. 3
Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology distinguished monograph series
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Monuments and monumentality / James F. Osborne -- PART I. MONUMENTAL ARCHITECTURE AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION. Elamite monumentality and architectural scale : lessons from Susa and Choga Zanbil / Daniel T. Potts -- Patronage and reception in the monumental architecture of early Christian Greece / William R. Caraher -- The monumentality of text / Edmund Thomas -- Building monuments, creating communities : early monumental architecture at pre-pottery neolithic Göbekli Tepe / Jens Notroff, Oliver Dietrich, and Klaus Schmidt -- PART II. MONUMENTS AND LANDSCAPE. Monuments and landscape : exploring issues of place, distance, and scale in early political contest / Claudia Glatz -- Roman soliloquies : monumental interventions in the vacant landscape in the late republic and early empire / Álvaro Ibarra -- Monumentality among the Mediterranean Isles / Michael J. Kolb -- 4100-2700 B.C. : monuments and ideologies in the neolithic landscape / Johannes Müller -- PART III. MONUMENTS AND MEMORY WORK. Planning for the past in neolithic Central Europe / Peter Bogucki -- Death and the city : Asiatic columnar sarcophagi in context / Annetta Alexandridis -- Function and impact of monumental grave vases in the eighth century B.C. / Dietrich Boschung -- Mobile monumentality : the case of obelisks / Grant Parker -- PART IV. MONUMENTS, SETTLEMENTS, AND CITIES. Citadels in spectacle-scapes in Bronze Age Turkey / Christoph Bachhuber -- The phenomenon of residential cities and city foundations in the ancient Near Rast : common idea or individual cases? / Mirko Novák -- Modern monumentality : European experiences / Göran Therborn -- PART V. THE EXPERIENCE OF MONUMENTS. The creation and experience of monumentality on protohistoric Cyprus / Kevin D. Fisher -- Performance and monumentality in the "Altar of Tukulti-Ninurta" / Stephanie M. Langin-Hooper -- Visualizing the dynamics of monumentality / Willeke Wendrich -- From memorials to imaginaries in the monumentality of ancient North America / Timothy R. Pauketat
Subject Monuments -- History
Archaeology -- History
Symbolism in architecture
Architecture and society
Urban anthropology
Alt Author Osborne, James F., editor
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