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Aegaeum 24 (2003)
METRON. Measuring the Aegean Bronze Age
Proceedings of the 9th International Aegean Conference: New Haven, Yale University, 18-21 April 2002: edited by Karen Polinger Foster and Robert Laffineur : 1 volume, 507 pages, 106 planches hors-texte.
 
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  • Table des Matières
    • Foreword
    • List of abbreviations
    • A. KEYNOTE ADDRESS
    • James D. MUHLY : Archaeology and Archaeometry: Why We Need (and Should Want) to Work Together
    • B. MEASURING THE AEGEAN LANDSCAPE
    • Gisela WALBERG: Measuring the Aegean Landscape
    • Daniel J. PULLEN: Site Size, Territory, and Hierarchy: Measuring Levels of Integration and Social Change in Neolithic and Bronze Age Aegean Societies
    • Richard ROTHAUS, Eduard REINHARDT, Thomas TARTARON and Jay NOLLER: A Geoarchaeological Approach for Understanding Prehistoric Usage of the Coastline of the Eastern Korinthia
    • Anastasia DAKOURI-HILD, Eleni ANDRIKOU, Vassilis ARAVANTINOS and Elena KOUNTOURI: A GIS in Boeotian Thebes: Taking Measures for Heritage Management, Archaeological Research and Public Outreach
    • C. MATERIALS CHARACTERIZATION
    • Thomas F. TARTARON: The Characterization of Inorganic Materials in Aegean Prehistory
    • Pat GETZ-GENTLE, Norman HERZ, Yannis MANIATIS and Kyriaki POLIKRETI: Sourcing the Marble of Early Cycladic Objects: : Tristan CARTER: Problematizing the Analysis of Obsidian in the Aegean and Surrounding Worlds
    • Zofia A. STOS-GALE and Noel H. GALE: Lead Isotopic and other Isotopic Research in the Aegean
    • Carole GILLIS, Robin CLAYTON, Ernst PERNICKA and Noel GALE: Tin in the Aegean Bronze Age
    • Susan Ferrence, Kristalia Melessanaki, Maripaz Mateo, Philip P. Betancourt and Demetrios Anglos: Adaptation of Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) for the Analysis of Archaeological Artifacts
    • Philip P. BETANCOURT: Interpreting Ceramic Petrography: The Special Product Model, a New Model for Pottery Distribution in the Early Minoan Period
    • Evangelia KIRIATZI: Sherds, Fabrics and Clay Sources: Reconstructing the Ceramic Landscapes of Prehistoric Kythera
    • Vassilis KILIKOGLOU, Evangelia KIRIATZI, Anna PHILIPPA-TOUCHAIS, Gilles TOUCHAIS and Ian WITHBREAD: Pottery Production and Supply at MH Aspis, Argos: The Evidence of Chemical and Petrographic Analyses
    • D. ARTIFACT-BASED STUDIES
    • Elizabeth HENDRIX: Some Methods for Revealing Paint on Early Cycladic Figures
    • Walter MWalter MÜLLER: Minoan Works of Art –
    • Thanos PANTAZIS, Andreas G. KARYDAS, Christos DOUMAS, Andreas VLACHOPOULOS, Petros NOMIKOS and Mark DINSMORE: X-Ray Fluorescence Analysis of a Gold Ibex and other Artifacts from Akrotiri
    • Elizabeth B. SHANK and Costas BALAS: The MuSIS 2007 and its Application to the Throne Room Fresco at Knossos
    • Ann BRYSBAERT: Rotating Angles in Measuring the Aegean Bronze Age. The Technology of Bronze Age Painted Plaster from the Aegean and the Eastern Mediterranean
    • Maria C. SHAW: Grids and other Drafting Devices in Minoan and other Aegean Wall Painting. A Comparative Analysis Including Egypt
    • E. EXPERIMENTAL ARCHAEOLOGY AND REPLICATION PROJECTS
    • Elizabeth J.W. BARBER: Archaeology by Experiment and Reproduction
    • Eva ANDERSSON and Marie-Louise B. NOSCH: With a Little Help from my Friends: Investigating Mycenaean Textiles with Help from Scandinavian Experimental Archaeology
    • F. ENVIRONMENTAL AND BIOLOGICAL ANALYSES
    • Robert ARNOTT and Elizabeth STUCKEY: Finding the Hydra: The Search for Malaria in the Prehistoric Aegean
    • Sevi TRIANTAPHYLLOU: A Bioarchaeological Approach to Bronze Age Cemetery Populations from Western and Central Greek Macedonia
    • Margaret SERPICO: Quantifying Resin Trade in the Eastern Mediterranean during the Late Bronze Age
    • G. ARCHITECTURAL AND CONSTRUCTIONAL STUDIES
    • Donald PREZIOSI: What Does a Module Mean?
    • Joseph W. SHAW: Palatial Proportions: A Study of the Relative Proportions between Minoan Palaces and Their Settlements
    • David Gilman ROMANO: Minoan Surveyors and Town Planning at Gournia
    • Louise A. HITCHCOCK: Louise A. HITCHCOCK: “And Above Were Costly Stones, Hewn According to Measurement…:”
    • Michael C. NELSON: Leveling Ashlar Walls
    • H. WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
    • Maria Emanuela ALBERTI: Weighting and Dying between East and West Weighing Materials from LBA Aegean Funerary Contexts
    • Karl M. PETRUSO: Quantal Analysis of Some Mycenaean Balance Weights
    • Lorenz RAHMSTORF: The Identification of Early Helladic Weights and Their Wider Implications
    • Anna MICHAILIDOU: Measuring Weight and Value in Bronze Age Economies in the Aegean and the Near East: A Discussion on Metal Axes of No Practical Use
    • I. STATISTICAL ANALYSES OF CERAMICS
    • Marianna NIKOLAIDOU, Nikos MEROUSIS, Aikaterini PAPANTHIMOU and Angeliki PAPASTERIOU: From Metron to Context in Neolithic/Early Bronze Age Mandalon, Northwestern Greece: The Example of Ceramics
    • Iris TZACHILI: Quantitative Analysis of the Pottery from the Peak Sanctuary at Vrysinas, Rethymnon
    • J. MEASURING AND LINEAR A
    • Dimitri NAKASSIS and Kevin PLUTA: Linear A and Multidimensional Scaling
    • Massimo PERNA: Ideograms of Vases and Fractions in Linear A Script
    • K. MEASURING ACROSS SPACE AND TIME
    • George F. BASS: Carolyn: A Submersible for Underwater Archaeology
    • Robert LAFFINEUR and Jean-Nol ANSLIJN: Laser Plotting and 3D Reconstruction of Aegaean Archaeological Remains. From the River Meuse to the Aegaean Sea
    • Benjamin R. FOSTER: The Measure of Ancient Mesopotamia
    • Malcolm H. WIENER: Time Out: The Current Impasse in Bronze Age Archaeological Dating
    • L. POSTERS
    • Paolo BELLI: On Measuring Tholoi in the Aegean Bronze Age
    • Andrew BEVAN and Doniert EVELY: The Andrew BEVAN and Doniert EVELY: The “Stone Vessels of the Bronze Age Aegean”
    • Giuliana BIANCO: Two Different Building Modules of Measurement at Kommos - A Neopalatial Module in Building T and a Postpalatial Module in Building P
    • Janice L. CROWLEY: IconA: Classification and Database for Aegean Glyptic
    • Cesare D'ANNIBALE and Dan LONG: Replicating Bronze Age Obsidian Blade Manufacture: Towards an Assessment of the Scale of Production during the Minoan Period
    • Karen Polinger FOSTER and Max BICHLER: Theran Pumice from Egyptian Graves?
    • Bernice JONES: Veils and Mantles: An Investigation of the Construction and Function of the Costumes of the Veiled Dancer from Thera and the Camp Stool Banqueter from Knossos
    • Walther KAMM: The Nippur-measuring-rod and its Reference to the Linear-Measure Used during the Aegean Bronze Age
    • Athanasia KRAHTOPOULOU: Geomorphic Processes and the Creation of the Modern Archaeological Record of Northern Pieria, Macedonia, Greece
    • Robert LAFFINEUR: Automatic Profile Drawing of Sherds and Vases at the University of Lige
    • Abby LILLETHUN: The Recreation of Aegean Cloth and Clothing
    • Séverine LIVIN : An Advanced Skill in Hydraulic Engineering at Knossos?
    • Walter MÜLLER : Precision Measurements of Minoan and Mycenaean Gold Rings with Ultrasound
    • Steven SOETENS, Apostolos SARRIS, Klaas VANSTEENHUYSE and Sofia TOPOUZI: GIS Variations on a Cretan Theme: Minoan Peak Sanctuaries
    • Gisela WALBERG and John HANCOCK : Digital Midea: An Interactive Computer Model of a Mycenaean Citadel
    • John G. YOUNGER: Calculating Vessel Volumes
    • M. ABSTRACTS
    • Stelios ANDREOU, Sarantis DIMITRIADIS, Vassilis KILIKOGLOU, Evangelia KIRIATZI, Kostas KOTSAKIS and Alexandra TSOLAKIDOU: Measuring Demand and Supply of Mycenaean and Protogeometric Style Pottery in Late Bronze Age Macedonia with Special Reference to Thessaloniki Toumba
    • Andrew BEVAN: Exploring Kythera: Island Dynamics and GIS
    • Keri A. BROWN, Christine FLAHERTY, John PRAG and Terence A. BROWN: Families, Faces and Ancient DNA at Mycenae
    • James CONOLLY: Quantitative Analysis of Aegean Survey Data: A Case Study from Kythera
    • Charles FREDERICK, Athanasia KRAHTOPOULOU and Maria KOUSOULAKOU: Polycyclic Terracing: The View from Kythera
    • Thea A. POLITIS, Meg H. ABRAHAM and J. Peter NORTHOVER: PIXE, Gold, and Granulation: Potential Applications for Measuring Social and Technological Interaction in the Aegean Bronze Age
    • Sven VAN LOKEREN: Metallurgical Technologies and Production Organisation on LBA Kythera
    • N. CLOSING ADDRESS
    • Paul REHAK and John G. YOUNGER: Concluding Remarks