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The Oxford handbook of Anglo-Saxon archaeology

edited by Helena Hamerow, David A. Hinton, and Sally Crawford.
  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
  • xxv, 1078 pages : illustrations map, plans ; 26 cm.
Also known as
  • Anglo-Saxon archaeology
Subjects
Series
Contents
  • pt. I ANGLO-SAXON IDENTITY: ETHNICITY, CULTURE, AND GENES
  • 1. Overview: Anglo-Saxon Identity / C. Hills
  • 2. Ending(s) of Roman Britain / S. Esmonde Cleary
  • 3. Migration and Endogenous Change / B. Brugmann
  • 4. Anglo-Scandinavian Identity / J. D. Richards
  • 5. Ending of Anglo-Saxon England: Identity, Allegiance, and Nationality / D. Griffiths
  • 6. Anglo-Saxon Migration and the Molecular Evidence / R. Hedges
  • 7. Dress and Identity / G. R. Owen-Crocker
  • pt. II RURAL SETTLEMENT
  • 8. Overview: Rural Settlement / H. Hamerow
  • 9. Anglo-Saxon Timber Buildings and Their Social Context / H. Hamerow
  • 10. Settlement Hierarchy / K. Ulmschneider
  • 11. Local Churches in the Anglo-Saxon Countryside / R. Morris
  • 12. Late Saxon Settlements / M. Gardiner
  • pt. III MORTUARY RITUAL
  • 13. Overview: Mortuary Ritual / T. M. Dickinson
  • 14. Mortuary Practices in Early Anglo-Saxon England / H. Williams
  • 15. Mid Saxon `Final Phase' / M. Welch
  • 16. Late Saxon Burial Practice / D. M. Hadley
  • pt. IV FOOD PRODUCTION
  • 17. Overview: Rural Production / D. Hooke
  • 18. Woods and the Wild / N. Sykes
  • 19. Food Plants on Archaeological Sites: The Nature of the Archaeobotanical Record / L. Moffett
  • 20. Animal Husbandry / T. O'Connor
  • 21. Anglo-Saxon Fields / S. Oosthuizen
  • pt. V CRAFT PRODUCTION AND TECHNOLOGY
  • 22. Overview: Craft Production and Technology / G. Thomas
  • 23. Raw Materials: Sources and Demand / D. A. Hinton
  • 24. Anglo-Saxon Crafts / K. Leahy
  • 25. Style: Influences, Chronology, and Meaning / L. Webster
  • pt. VI TRADE, EXCHANGE, AND URBANIZATION
  • 26. Overview: Trade, Exchange, and Urbanization / G. Astill
  • 27. Fate of Late Roman Towns / M. Henig
  • 28. Britons and Anglo-Saxons / L. Laing
  • 29. Markets, Emporia, Wics, and `Productive' Sites: Pre-Viking Trade Centres in Anglo-Saxon England / T. Pestell
  • 30. Coinage in its Archaeological Context / M. Blackburn
  • 31. Burhs and Boroughs: Defended Places, Trade, and Towns. Plans, Defences, Civic Features / R. A. Hall
  • pt. VII BODY AND LIFE COURSE
  • 32. Overview: The Body and Life Course / S. Crawford
  • 33. Childhood to Old Age / N. Stoodley
  • 34. Diet: Recent Evidence from Analytical Chemical Techniques / T. C. O'Connell
  • 35. Gender and Gender Roles / S. Lucy
  • 36. Disease / C. Lee
  • pt. VIII ARCHAEOLOGY OF RELIGION
  • 37. Overview: The Archaeology of Religion / J. Blair
  • 38. Sacred Spaces and Places in Pre-Christian and Conversion Period Anglo-Saxon England / S. Semple
  • 39. Archaeology of Paganism / A. Pluskowski
  • 40. Material Culture of the Anglo-Saxon Church / E. Coatsworth
  • 41. Archaeology of the Anglo-Saxon Book / R. Gameson
  • 42. Christian Sacred Spaces and Places / H. Gittos
  • pt. IX SIGNALS OF POWER
  • 43. Overview: Signals of Power / M. O. H. Carver
  • 44. Social Transactions, Gift Exchange, and Power in the Archaeology of the Fifth to Seventh Centuries / C. Scull
  • 45. Image and Power in the Early Saxon Period / M. Gaimster
  • 46. Crime and Punishment / A. Reynolds
  • 47. What Were They Thinking? Intellectual Territories in Anglo-Saxon England / M. O. H. Carver
  • pt. X PLACE OF ARCHAEOLOGY IN ANGLO-SAXON STUDIES
  • 48. Historical Sources and Archaeology / J. Campbell
  • 49. Literary Sources and Archaeology / J. Hines
  • 50. Place-Names and Archaeology / M. Gelling
  • 51. Anthropology and Archaeology / C. Gosden
  • 52. Anglo-Saxon Archaeology and the Public / S. Marzinzik.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Eisenhower copy: Purchased with funds from the Steven Muller Endowment for the Humanities; FY2012.
ISBN
  • 9780199212149 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
  • 0199212147 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2011282640
  • OCLC: 712623417
  • OCLC: 712623417