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  1. Basic texts 5 items
    1. The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean world in the age of Philip II - Braudel, Fernand 1972-73

      Book Essential

    2. Rethinking the Mediterranean - Harris, William V., dawsonera 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    3. Rethinking the Mediterranean - Harris, William V., dawsonera 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential E-BOOK

    4. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

      Book Essential SEE ALSO B.D. SHAW 2001 IN 'JOURNAL OF ROMAN ARCHAEOLOGY' FOR AN INTERPRETATIVE REVIEW.

  2. Edited collections of pan-Mediterranean archaeological and related scope 7 items
    1. Mediterranean crossroads - Antoniadou, Sophia, Pace, Anthony, Hidryma Pieridē c2007

      Book Essential

    2. The archaeology of Mediterranean prehistory - Blake, Emma, Knapp, Arthur Bernard 2005

      Book Essential

    3. Rethinking the Mediterranean - Harris, William V., dawsonera 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Essential E-BOOK

    4. Development and decline in the Mediterranean Bronze Age - Mathers, Clay, Stoddart, Simon 1994

      Book Essential

    5. Theory and practice in Mediterranean archaeology: Old World and New World perspectives - Papadopoulos, John K., Leventhal, Richard M., Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA. c2003

      Book Essential

    6. Material connections in the ancient Mediterranean: mobility, materiality, and Mediterranean identities - Dommelen, Peter Alexander René van, Knapp, Arthur Bernard 2010

      Book Essential

  3. Geography, environment and biogeography 5 items
    1. The Mediterranean region: biological diversity through time and space - Blondel, J. 2010

      Book Essential

    2. The nature of Mediterranean Europe - Grove, A. T., Rackham, Oliver 2003 (an ecological history)

      Book Essential

    3. Geography, environment and development in the Mediterranean - Mansvelt-Beck, J., King, Russell, Mas, Paolo de, International Geographical Congress 2001

      Book Essential

    4. The Mediterranean: environment and society - King, Russell, Proudfoot, L. J., Smith, Bernard 1997

      Book Essential

    5. The physical geography of the Mediterranean - Woodward, Jamie C. 2009

      Book Essential

  4. Some overall prehistories of the Mediterranean 3 items
    1. The Mediterranean in the ancient world - Braudel, Fernand, Guilaine, Jean, Rouillard, Pierre, Reynolds, Sian 2001

      Book Essential

  5. Leading later histories 7 items
    1. The great sea: a human history of the Mediterranean - Abulafia, David 2011

      Book Essential LATER CHAPTERS - EARLIER ONES ON PREHISTORY NOT ENTIRELY RELIABLE

    2. The world of late antiquity: from Marcus Aurelius to Muhammad - Brown, Peter Robert Lamont 1971

      Book Essential

    3. Mohammed, Charlemagne & the origins of Europe: archaeology and the Pirenne thesis - Hodges, Richard, Whitehouse, David 1983

      Book Essential

    4. Mohammed and Charlemagne - Pirenne, Henri, Pirenne, Henri, Pirenne, Jacques, Vercauteren, Fernand 1992

      Book Essential

  6. The future? 1 item
    1. Futures for the Mediterranean basin: the Blue Plan - Grenon, Michel, Batisse, Michel, United Nations Environment Programme 1989

      Book Essential

  7. Unclassifiable 1 item
    1. Mediterranean: a cultural landscape - Matvejević, Predrag, Heim, Michael Henry 1999

      Book Essential

  8. Journals 1 item
      • Journal of Mediterranean Archaeology: since 1988 a major venue for ideas-driven research.
      • Mediterranean Historical Review: a wide range of historical and anthropological studies, often themed, with occasional specifically archaeological contributions.

  9. Topic 1: Why, or why not, the Mediterranean? 28 items
    1. Essential: 2 items
      Start with:
      1. Preface

        Chapter Essential A massive book to return to throughout this course, but start now with the famous Preface to the first edition. PP 17-22, which is attached as a digital reading.

      2. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Essential Part 1, 7-49. See also B.D. Shaw for a useful in-depth interpretative review of The Corrupting Sea.

    2. Essential: 3 items
      Then:
      1. Mediterraneanization - Ian Morris 2003-12

        Article Essential Electronic journal

    3. Recommended: Formative vision of the Mediterranean 3 items
      1. The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean world in the age of Philip II - Braudel, Fernand 1972-73

        Book Recommended With particular attention to Part 1

      2. Personal testimony - F Baudel

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      3. Mediterranean culture - Myres, John Linton 1943

        Book Essential

    4. The definitional and wider debate continues 8 items
      1. Rethinking the Mediterranean - Harris, William V., dawsonera 2005 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended E-BOOK. Especially papers by Harris and Herzfeld , Alcock, Bowersock and response by Horden and Purcell

      2. Mediterranean excuses: Historical writing on the mediterranean since Braudel - Peregrine Horden 2005-03

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. The Mediterranean and "the New Thalassology" - P. Horden, N. Purcell 2006-06-01

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      4. The Boundless Sea of Unlikeness? On Defining the Mediterranean - Nicholas Purcell 2003-12

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      5. Concluding thoughts - M Rowlands

        Article Recommended

      6. Challenging Braudel: a new vision of the Mediterranean - B.D. Shaw

        Article Recommended Digitised reading

    5. The anthropologists' Mediterranean 5 items
      1. The Mediterranean as a Category of Regional Comparison: A Critical View - Jo o de Pina-Cabral 1989

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. The Horns of the Mediterraneanist Dilemma - Michael Herzfeld 1984

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Recommended PAGES 485-523

    6. Other cultural responses 5 items
      1. Hellenism and occidentalism: the permutations of performance in Greek bourgeois identity - M. Herzfeld

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      2. Black Athena revisited - Lefkowitz, Mary R., Rogers, Guy MacLean c1996

        Book Recommended

      3. Mediterranean: a cultural landscape - Matvejević, Predrag, Heim, Michael Henry 1999

        Book Recommended

      4. "Western Civ" and the Staging of History in American Higher Education - Daniel A. Segal 2000

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

    7. Explore how the Mediterranean figures in the following global histories 2 items
      1. Guns, germs, and steel: the fates of human societies - Diamond, Jared M. c2005

        Book Recommended

  10. Topic 2: Environments, resources and their consequences 39 items
    1. Essential 7 items
      1. The making of the Middle Sea: a history of the Mediterranean from the beginning to the emergence of the Classical world - Broodbank, Cyprian 2013

        Book Essential CHAPTER 2, ESPECIALLY PAGES 54-71

      2. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Essential PAGES 53-88 (MICROECOLOGIES), PAGES 175-186 (RISK AND OPPORTUNITY) AND PAGES 298-241 (CATASTROPHES)

      3. And if time:

    2. Recommended: overviews and introductions 7 items
      1. The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean world in the age of Philip II - Braudel, Fernand 1972-73

        Book Recommended VOLUME 1, PARTS I, IV AND IF INTERESTED V.

      2. The ancient economy - Finley, M. I. 1999

        Book Recommended

      3. A geological companion to Greece and the Aegean - Higgins, Michael Denis, Higgins, Reynold Aleyne 1996

        Book Recommended

      4. Tectonics and metallogeny of the Alpine Himalayan belt in the Mediterranean area and western Asia - S. Jankovic, W. E. Petraschek 1987

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      5. The Mediterranean: environment and society - King, Russell, Proudfoot, L. J., Smith, Bernard 1997

        Book Recommended CHAPTERS 2 - 4

      6. Ecology - R. Sallares

        Chapter Recommended

      7. The physical geography of the Mediterranean - Woodward, Jamie C. 2009

        Book Recommended CHAPTERS BY MATHER, HARDING ET AL, TZEDAKIS, ALLEN, THORNES ET AL, OPPENHEIMER AND PYLE, DEL CARMEN LLASAT AND THORNES

    3. Recommended: environmental history 9 items
      1. The Mediterranean region: biological diversity through time and space - Blondel, J. 2010

        Book Recommended

      2. Land-use and prehistory in South-East Spain - Gilman, Antonio, Thornes, John B., Wise, Stephen 1985

        Book Recommended

      3. The nature of Mediterranean Europe - Grove, A. T., Rackham, Oliver 2003 (an ecological history)

        Book Recommended BROWSE THROUGH CHAPTERS 1-6, 9-11

      4. Landscape and land use in postglacial Greece - Halstead, Paul, Frederick, Charles c2000

        Book Recommended

      5. Holocene circum-Mediterranean vegetation changes: Climate forcing and human impact - Guy Jalut, Jean Jacques Dedoubat, Michel Fontugne, Thierry Otto 2009-5

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      6. Water, life and civilisation: climate, environment and society in the Jordan Valley - Mithen, Steven J., Black, Emily 2011

        Book Recommended

      7. Ancient landscapes - O. Rackham

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      8. The making of the Cretan landscape - Rackham, Oliver, Moody, Jennifer Alice c1996

        Book 

      9. The Mediterranean valleys: geological changes in historical times - Vita-Finzi, Claudio 1969

        Book Recommended DATED, BUT A CLASSIC IN ITS DAY

    4. Climate and climate change 7 items
      1. The long summer: how climate changed civilization - Fagan, Brian M. 2004

        Book Recommended

      2. Climate in the eastern Mediterranean, and adjacent regions, during the past 6000 years – A review - Martin Finné, Karin Holmgren, Hanna S. Sundqvist, Erika Weiberg 2011-12

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. Oasis or Mirage? Assessing the Role of Abrupt Climate Change in the Prehistory of the Southern Levant - Lisa A. Maher, E.B. Banning, Michael Chazan 2011-2

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      4. The history of mediterranean-type environments: climate, culture and landscape - N. Roberts, M.E. Meadows, J.R. Dodson 2001-6-1

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      5. Holocene climate, environment and cultural change in the circum-Mediterranean region - N. Roberts, T. Stevenson, B. Davis, et al.

        Chapter Recommended

      6. Civilizing climate: social responses to climate change in the ancient Near East - Rosen, Arlene Miller c2007

        Book Recommended

    5. Risk, survival and surplus (further to Horden and Purcell 2000) 5 items
      1. Cultural responses to the volcanic landscape: the Mediterranean and beyond - Balmuth, Miriam S., Chester, David K., Johnston, Patricia A. c2005

        Book Recommended

      2. A friend in need is a friend indeed: social storage and the origins of social ranking - P. Halstead, J. O'Shea

        Chapter Recommended

      3. Bad year economics: cultural responses to risk and uncertainty - Halstead, Paul, O'Shea, John M. 1989

        Book Recommended

      4. Classical landscape with figures: the ancient Greek city and its countryside - Osborne, Robin 1987

        Book Recommended CHAPTERS 2-4

    6. Mountains and their uses 4 items
      1. Mountain environments in prehistoric Europe: settlement and mobility strategies from the Palaeolithic to the early Bronze Age - Grimaldi, Stefano, Perrin, Thomas, Guilaine, Jean, International Congress of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences 2008

        Book Recommended

      2. The mountains of the Mediterranean world: an environmental history - McNeill, John Robert 1992

        Book Recommended

  11. Topic 3: Sea, coast and islands 60 items
    1. Essential 9 items
      1. The making of the Middle Sea: a history of the Mediterranean from the beginning to the emergence of the Classical world - Broodbank, Cyprian 2013

        Book Essential CHAPTER 2, ESPECIALLY PAGES 71-79

        • Either

        • Or

      2. An island archaeology of the early Cyclades - Broodbank, Cyprian 2000

        Book Essential CHAPTERS 1 AND 3

      3. Seafaring as social action - Helen Farr 2006-1

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      4. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Essential PAGES 123-143 (CONNECTIONS AND ROUTES), PAGES 186-197 (WETLANDS AND FISH), PAGES 224-230 (ISLANDS) AND PAGES 438-445 (MARITIME CULTS).

      5. Portages: a simple but powerful idea in understanding human history - A. G. Sherratt

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      6. Roman ports and Mediterranean connectivity - A. I. Wilson, K. Schorle, C. Rice

        Chapter Essential

    2. Recommended: overviews and themes 3 items
      1. The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean world in the age of Philip II - Braudel, Fernand 1972-73

        Book Recommended PART ONE, II AND V, 1-2

      2. The marine environment: present and past - E. Rohling, R. Abu-Zied, J. Casford et al.

        Chapter Recommended

    3. Marine resources 4 items
      1. The Mediterranean region: biological diversity through time and space - Blondel, J. 2010

        Book Recommended ESPECIALLY CHAPTERS 4 AND 9

      2. Marine mollusc exploitation in Mediterranean prehistory: An overview - A.C. Colonese, M.A. Mannino, D.E. Bar-Yosef Mayer, D.A. Fa 2011-7

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. Twenty thousand years of fishing in the strait: archaeological fish and shellfish assemblages from southern Iberia - A. Morales-Muiiz, E. RossellA-Izquierdo

        Chapter Recommended

    4. Coasts 3 items
      1. The nature of Mediterranean Europe: an ecological history - Grove, A. T., Rackham, Oliver 2001

        Book Recommended CHAPTER 18 ON DELTAS AND SOFT COASTS

      2. Sea level and initiation of Predynastic culture in the Nile delta - D. J. Stanley, A. G. Warne 1993

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. Coastal geomorphology and sea-level change - I. Stewart, C. Morhange

        Chapter Recommended

    5. Islands 12 items
      1. An island archaeology of the early Cyclades - Broodbank, Cyprian 2000

        Book Recommended

      2. A Greek island cosmos: kinship and community on Meganisi - Just, Roger 2000

        Book Recommended

      3. Colonization of Islands by Humans: A Biogeographical Perspective - William F. Keegan and Jared M. Diamond 1987

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      4. Prehistoric and protohistoric Cyprus: identity, insularity, and connectivity - Knapp, Arthur Bernard 2008

        Book Recommended

      5. The first Mediterranean islanders: initial occupation and survival strategies - Phoca-Cosmetatou, Nellie c2011

        Book Recommended

      6. The archaeology of islands - Rainbird, Paul c2007

        Book Recommended

      7. An archaeology of the senses: prehistoric Malta - Skeates, Robin 2010

        Book Recommended

      8. Mediterranean island landscapes: natural and cultural approaches - Vogiatzakis, Ioannis N., Pungetti, Gloria, Mannion, Antoinette M. c2008

        Book Recommended

      9. Island biogeography: ecology, evolution, and conservation - Whittaker, Robert J., Fernández-Palacios, José María 2007

        Book Recommended

    6. Early harbours and their roles 5 items
      1. The maritime cultural landscape - Christer Westerdahl 1992-02

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. Coastal Sites of Northeast Africa: The Case Against Bronze Age Ports - Donald White and Arthur P. White 1996

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

    7. Seafaring, shipping and navigation 11 items
      1. Sea routes and navigation in the third millennium Aegean - Christos Agouridis 1997-03

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. Ships and seamanship in the ancient world - Casson, Lionel 1995

        Book Recommended PAGES 270-299 ON SAILING

      3. Seafaring in ancient Egypt - Fabre, David 2004

        Book Recommended

      4. How to Read a Map: Remarks on the Practical Logic of Navigation - Alfred Gell 1985

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      5. The Odyssey - Homer, Rieu, E. V., Rieu, D. C. H. 2003

        Book Recommended E-BOOK - VERSION BY SAMUEL BUTLER ATTACHED.

      6. Geography, technology, and war: studies in the maritime history of the Mediterranean, 649-1571 - Pryor, John H. 1988

        Book Recommended CHAPTER 1 AND MORE AS TIME ALLOWS

      7. Prehistoric Italy: a view from the sea - A. M. Snodgrass

        Chapter Recommended

      8. Seagoing ships and seamanship in the bronze age Levant - Wachsmann, Shelley 1998

        Book Recommended

    8. Sea-rule? 2 items
      1. Encompassing the sea: 'maritories' and Bronze Age maritime interactions - S. Needham

        Chapter Recommended

    9. Comparable seas 11 items
      1. Mediterraneans - D. Abulafia

        Chapter Recommended E-BOOK

      2. The global origins and development of seafaring - Anderson, Atholl, Barrett, James H., Boyle, Katherine V. c2010

        Book Recommended

      3. Black Sea - Ascherson, Neal 1995

        Book Recommended

      4. Facing the ocean: the Atlantic and its peoples, 8000 BC-AD 1500 - Cunliffe, Barry W. 2001

        Book Recommended

      5. Across the Indian ocean: the prehistoric movement of plants and animals - D. Q. Fuller, et al. 2011

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      6. The Black Sea in antiquity: regional and interregional economic exchanges - Gabrielsen, Vincent, Lund, John c2007

        Book Recommended

      7. Quid nobis cum pelago? The New Thalassology and the Economic History of Europe - Review by: Edward Peters 2003

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      8. North Sea archaeologies: a maritime biography, 10,000 BC-AD 1500 - Van de Noort, Robert 2011

        Book Recommended

      9. The archaeology of the Caribbean - Wilson, Samuel Meredith 2007

        Book Recommended

  12. Topic 4: Investigative strategies 45 items
    1. Essential 9 items
      1. Evidence of trade from Bronze Age shipwrecks - G. Bass

        Chapter Essential INST ARCH TEACHING COLLECTION 508

      2. Archaeology beyond the site: regional survey and its future - J. F. Cherry

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      3. The botanical identity and transport of incense during the Egyptian New Kingdom - M. Serpico, R. White 2000

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      4. The maritime cultural landscape - Christer Westerdahl 1992-02

        Article Essential Electronic journal

    2. On excavation 1 item
      1. Excavating to excess? Implications of the last decade of archaeology in Israel - R. Kletter, A. De-Groot 2001

        Article Recommended Electronic access

    3. Landscape archaeology and survey 14 items
      1. Side-by-side survey: comparative regional studies in the Mediterranean World - Alcock, Susan E., Cherry, John F. 2004

        Book Recommended

      2. A Mediterranean valley: landscape archaeology and Annales History in the Biferno Valley - Barker, Graeme, Hodges, Richard, Clark, Gillian 1995

        Book Recommended

      3. Archaeology and desertification: the Wadi Faynan landscape survey, southern Jordan - Barker, Graeme, Gilbertson, D. D., Mattingly, D. J. 2007

        Book Recommended

      4. Discovering the Greek countryside at Metaponto - Carter, Joseph Coleman c2006

        Book Recommended

      5. Landscape and land use in postglacial Greece - Halstead, Paul, Frederick, Charles c2000

        Book Recommended

      6. Phenomenology in practice: towards a methodology for a 'subjective' approach - S. Hamilton, R. Whitehouse, K. Brown 2013

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      7. Archaeological survey and the city / edited by Paul Johnson and Martin Millett. - Paul Johnson 1979-; Martin Millett; Paul S. Johnson 1979-; M Millett (Martin)

        Book Recommended

      8. Water, life and civilisation: climate, environment and society in the Jordan Valley - Mithen, Steven J., Black, Emily 2011

        Book Recommended

      9. The Maeander Valley: a historical geography from antiquity to Byzantium - Thonemann, Peter 2011

        Book Recommended

      10. Writing ancient Mediterranean landscapes - P. van Dommelen 2000

        Article Recommended Digitised reading

      11. Rural landscapes of the Punic world - Dommelen, Peter Alexander René van, Gómez Bellard, Carlos, Docter, Roald F. 2008

        Book Recommended

    4. Maritime and harbour archaeology 8 items
      1. Archaeological oceanography - Ballard, Robert D. c2008

        Book Recommended

      2. Iron Age Shipwrecks in Deep Water off Ashkelon, Israel - Robert D. Ballard, Lawrence E. Stager, Daniel Master, Dana Yoerger, David Mindell, Louis L. Whitcomb, Hanumant Singh and Dennis Piechota 2002

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. Direct Evidence for Organic Cargoes in the Late Bronze Age - Cheryl Haldane 1993

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      4. Geoarchaeology of Lebanon's ancient harbours - Marriner, Nick 2009

        Book Recommended

      5. Harbour archaeology: proceedings the First International Workshop on Ancient Mediterranean Harbours, Caesarea Maritima 24-28.6.83 - Raban, Avner, International Workshop on Ancient Mediterranean Harbours 1985

        Book Recommended

    5. Archaeological science applications (one example among many dispersed ones) 1 item
      1. Provenience studies and Bronze Age Cyprus: production, exchange and politico-economic change - Knapp, Arthur Bernard, Cherry, John F. c1994

        Book Recommended

    6. Ethnography 3 items
      1. Meaning and identity in a Greek landscape: an archaeological ethnography - Forbes, Hamish Alexander 2007

        Book Recommended

      2. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Recommended PAGES 468-484

      3. Contingent countryside: settlement, economy, and land use in the southern Argolid since 1700 - Sutton, Susan Buck, Adams, Keith W., Argolid Exploration Project c2000

        Book Recommended

    7. A few samples of textually integrated or image-focused approaches 9 items
      1. On Wenamun as a literary text - J. Baines

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      2. Archaeology as cultural history: words and things in Iron Age Greece - Morris, Ian 2000

        Book Recommended

      3. New worlds, ancient texts: perspectives on epigraphy and archaeology - S. Morris

        Chapter Recommended

      4. Art and an Archaeology of Embodiment: Some Aspects of Archaic Greece - Shanks, Michael 2009/10/14

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      5. Art and the Greek city state: an interpretive archaeology - Shanks, Michael 1999

        Book Recommended E-BOOK

      6. Between theory, texts and archaeology: working with the shadows - E. S. Sherratt

        Chapter Recommended Electronic access

  13. Topic 5: Scales of analysis and their integration 32 items
    1. Essential 5 items
      1. The rural landscape of Neopalatial Kythera: a GIS perspective - A. Bevan 2002

        Article Essential Digitised reading

      2. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Essential PAGES 53-88, 263-284

      3. From moments to millennia: theorizing scale and change in human history - J. E. Robb, T. R. Pauketat

        Chapter Essential

      4. At the edge of the corrupting sea: A lecture delivered at New College, Oxford, on 9th May 2005 - Shaw, Brent D., New College (University of Oxford) 2006

        Book Essential

    2. World-systems, big histories and their challenges 6 items
      1. The rise of Bronze Age society: travels, transmissions and transformations - Kristiansen, Kristian, Larsson, Thomas B. 2005

        Book Recommended

      2. The Aegean and the wider world: some thoughts on a world-systems perspective - E. S. Sherratt

        Chapter Recommended Electronic access

      3. World-systems analysis and the Roman empire - G. Woolf 1990

        Article Recommended Electronic resource

    3. Intermediate 3 items
    4. Good examples of micro-scale work 5 items
      1. Bronze age rural ecology and village life at Tell el-Hayyat, Jordan - Falconer, Steven E., Fall, Patricia L. 2006

        Book Recommended

      2. Gardening, foraging and herding: Neolithic land use and social territories in southern Italy - J .E. Robb, D. van Hove 2003

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. Archaeological views from the countryside: village communities in early complex societies - Schwartz, Glenn M., Falconer, Steven E. 1994

        Book Recommended

      4. The settlement at Fournou Korifi, Myrtos and aspects of early Minoan social organization - T. M. Whitelaw

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

    5. Time and timescales 6 items
      1. Time, structure and agency: The Annales, emergent complexity and archaeology - J. L. Bintliff

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      2. The archaeology of time - Lucas, Gavin 2005

        Book Recommended

      3. Tree-rings, kings, and Old World archaeology and environment: papers presented in honor of Peter Ian Kuniholm - Kuniholm, Peter Ian, Manning, Sturt W., Bruce, Mary Jaye c2009

        Book Recommended

      4. There is a vast specialist literature on chronology in most parts of the Mediterranean

    6. Edges and their crossing (further to earlier reading on edge definition) 7 items
      1. Transanatolia: Bridging the Gap between East and West in the Archaeology of Ancient Anatolia [Introduction] - Alexandra Fletcher and Alan M. Greaves

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. The Achaemenid empire and the sea - Johannes Haubold 2012-06

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. African connections: an archaeological perspective on Africa and the wider world - Mitchell, Peter c2005

        Book Recommended

      4. North wind, south wind: Neolithic technological choices in the Jura mountains, 3700-2400 BC - P. Petrequin

        Chapter Recommended

      5. The desert in the Sahara: transitions and boundaries - E. Schulz, et al.

        Chapter Recommended

      6. A Peculiar Island: Maghrib and Mediterranean - D. Shaw Brent 2003-12

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

  14. Topic 6: Interaction, networks, mobility, demography and identity 51 items
    1. Essential 10 items
      1. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Essential PART TWO, V, PAGES 123-172, PART THREE, IX, PAGES 342-400

      2. Introduction: why networks? - Carl Knappett

        Chapter Essential

      3. Networks and the Emergence of Greek Identity - Irad Malkin 2003-12

        Article Essential Electronic resource

      4. Mobility and the polis - N. Purcell

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      5. Colonialism and Migration in the Ancient Mediterranean - Peter van Dommelen 2012

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      6. On hard scientific approaches to human movement, try one of the following:

      7. Y genetic data support the Neolithic demic diffusion model - L. Chikhi 2002-8-20

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      8. The reconstruction of the last itinerary of “Ötzi”, the Neolithic Iceman, by pollen analyses from sequentially sampled gut extracts - Klaus Oeggl, Werner Kofler, Alexandra Schmidl, James H. Dickson 2007-4

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      9. If time, for an example of working through network modelling in practice:

      10. Small worlds - Cyprian Broodbank

        Chapter Essential

    2. Mobility and its consequences 9 items
      1. Horden reviews above book at http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/1016

         

      2. Material connections in the ancient Mediterranean: mobility, materiality, and Mediterranean identities - Dommelen, Peter Alexander René van, Knapp, Arthur Bernard 2010

        Book Recommended

      3. Identifying population movements by everyday practice: the case of third millennium Cyprus - J. Webb, D. Frankel

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

    3. Networks 6 items
      1. The rise of the network society - Castells, Manuel 2010

        Book Recommended

      2. The dance of the islands: insularity, networks, the Athenian empire and the Aegean world - Constantakopoulou, Christy 2007

        Book Recommended

      3. An archaeology of interaction: network perspectives on material culture and society - Knappett, Carl 2011

        Book Recommended

      4. A small Greek world: networks in the Ancient Mediterranean - Malkin, Irad c2011

        Book Recommended

      5. Maritime networks in the Mycenaean world - Tartaron, Thomas F. 2013

        Book Recommended

    4. Demography 2 items
      1. The neolithic demographic transition and its consequences - Bocquet-Appel, Jean-Pierre, Bar-Yosef, Ofer c2008

        Book Recommended

      2. Demography - W. Scheidel

        Chapter Recommended

    5. On 'colonisation' (see also identity and ethnicity) 8 items
      1. Ibiza: the making of new landscapes - C. Gomez Bellard

        Chapter Recommended

      2. Archaeology and colonialism: cultural contact from 5000 BC to the present - Gosden, Chris 2004

        Book Recommended

      3. Colonization and Mediterranean history - N. Purcell

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      4. On colonial grounds: a comparative study of colonialism and rural settlement in first millennium BC west central Sardinia - Dommelen, Peter Alexander René van, Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden c1998

        Book Recommended

      5. Colonial Constructs: Colonialism and Archaeology in the Mediterranean - Peter van Dommelen 1997

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

    6. Identity and ethnicity (see also 'colonisation') 16 items
      1. Cultures, Landscapes, and Identities in the Mediterranean World - Lin Foxhall 2003-12

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. Ethnic identity in Greek antiquity - Hall, Jonathan M. 1997

        Book Recommended

      3. Hellenicity: between ethnicity and culture - Hall, Jonathan M. 2002

        Book Recommended

      4. Material culture and social identities in the ancient world - Hales, Shelley, Hodos, Tamar 2010

        Book Recommended

      5. Reproducing difference: mimesis and colonialism in Roman Hispania - A. Jimenez

        Chapter Recommended

      6. Debating orientalization: multidisciplinary approaches to processes of change in the ancient Mediterranean - Riva, Corinna, Vella, Nicholas C. c2006

        Book Recommended

      7. Small worlds: interaction and identity in the ancient Mediterranean - E. S. Sherratt

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      8. Ethnicities, ethnonyms and archaeological labels - E. S. Sherratt

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      9. Greeks and Phoenicians: perceptions of trade and traders in the early First Millennium BC - E. S. Sherratt

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      10. Writing, identity and the state - R. Whitehouse

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      11. Community, polity and temple in a middle Bronze Age Levantine village - B. Magness-Gardiner, S. E. Falconer

        Article Recommended

      12. Musical merchandize: on every vessel: religion and trade on Aegina - B. Kowlazig

        Chapter Recommended

  15. Topic 7: Trade, transmission, commodities and consumption 57 items
    1. Essential 6 items
      1. Stone vessels and values in the Bronze Age Mediterranean - Bevan, Andrew 2007

        Book Essential PAGES 8-29 AND 123-126

      2. Making and marking relationships: Bronze Age brandings and Mediterranean commodities - A. H. Bevan

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      3. What Travelled with Greek Pottery? - Robin Osborne 2007-06

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      4. Cash-crops before cash: organic consumables and trade - A. G. Sherratt

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      5. If time, and to complete (with future seminars) your reading of this work:

      6. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Essential PART THREE, VI-VII, PAGES 175-297

    2. Some of the classic anthropological literature on 'trade' 9 items
      1. Anthropological Perspectives on Ancient Trade [and Comments and Replies] - Robert McC. Adams, J. M. Adovasio, Burchard Brentjes, H. Neville Chittick, Yehudi A. Cohen, Rolf Gundlach, Frank Hole, William H. McNeill, James Mellaart, Janice Stargardt, Bruce G. Trigger, Gary A. Wright and Henry T. Wright 1974

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. The social life of things: commodities in cultural perspective - Appadurai, Arjun c1986

        Book Recommended

      3. Introduction: money and the morality of exchange - Jonathan P. Parry, Maurice Bloch

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      4. Craft and the kingly ideal: art, trade, and power - Helms, Mary W. c1993

        Book Recommended

      5. Trade beyond the material - A. C. Renfrew

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      6. Resources, power and interregional interaction - Schortman, Edward M., Urban, Patricia A. 1992

        Book Recommended

      7. Inalienable possessions: the paradox of keeping-while-giving - Weiner, Annette B. c1992

        Book Recommended

    3. Some key goods and commodities 28 items
      1. Going against the Grain in Sicilian Greek Economics - Franco de Angelis 2006

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. The beginnings of amphora production in Egypt - Janine Bourriau

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      3. Pots and Trade: Spacefillers or Objets D'art? - David W. J. Gill 1991

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      4. Transport stirrup jars of the Bronze Age Aegean and east Mediterranean - Haskell, Halford W. 2011

        Book Recommended

      5. Who used ivories in the first millennium BC? - G. Hermann, A. Millard

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

      6. Trademarks on Greek vases: addenda - Johnston, A. W. c2006

        Book Recommended

      7. Archaeometallurgy in the Mediterranean: the social context of mining, technology and trade - V. Kassianidou, B. Knapp

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      8. Ancient wine: the search for the origins of viniculture - McGovern, Patrick E. 2003

        Book Recommended

      9. Sympotica: a symposium on the symposion - Murray, Oswyn 1994, c1990

        Book Recommended

      10. Pots, trade and the archaic Greek economy - R. Osborne 1996

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      11. Bronze and the Bronze Age - C. Pare

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      12. Cargoes, containers and stowage: the ancient Mediterranean - A. J. Parker 1992-05

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      13. Trading settlements and the materiality of wine consumption in the North Tyrrhenian sea region - C. Riva

        Chapter Recommended

      14. Anticipating the silk road: some thoughts on the wool-murex connection in Tyre - J. Schneider

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      15. Natural product technology in New Kingdom Egypt - M. Serpico

        Chapter Recommended

      16. E pur si muove: pots, markets and values in the second millennium Mediterranean - E. S. Sherratt

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      17. Heavy freight in Archaic Greece - A. M. Snodgrass

        Chapter Recommended

      18. Historical biogeography of olive domestication (Olea europaea L.) as revealed by geometrical morphometry applied to biological and archaeological material - Jean-Frédéric Terral, Natalia Alonso, Ramon Buxó i Capdevila, Noureddine Chatti 2004-01

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      19. Artful crafts: ancient Greek silverware and pottery - Vickers, Michael J., Gill, David 1994

        Book Recommended

    4. Some examples of approaches to Mediterranean trade, from a vast literature 5 items
      1. An island archaeology of the early Cyclades - Broodbank, Cyprian 2000

        Book Recommended CHAPTERS 6-9

      2. Consumption and colonial encounters in the Rhône basin of France: a study of early iron age political economy - Dietler, Michael, Association pour le développement de l'archéologie en Languedoc-Roussillon 2005

        Book Recommended

      3. Substances in motion: Neolithic Mediterranean 'trade' - J. E. Robb, R. H. Farr

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      4. Potemkin palaces and route-based economies - E. S. Sherratt

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

    5. Transmission 9 items
      1. Phoinikeia grammata: lire et écrire en Méditerranée - Baurain, Claude, Bonnet, Charles, Krings, V., Société des études classiques 1991

        Book Recommended

      2. Invention and innovation: the social context of technological change, 2: Egypt, the Aegean and the Near East, 1650-1150 BC. - Bourriau, Janine, Phillips, Jacqueline Sharon, Social Context of Technological Change 2004

        Book Recommended

      3. The First "Minoans" of Kythera Revisited: Technology, Demography, and Landscape in the Prepalatial Aegean - Cyprian Broodbank and Evangelia Kiriatzi 2007

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      4. Daidalos and the origins of Greek art - Morris, Sarah P. 1992

        Book Recommended

  16. Topic 8: Mediterranean polities and urbanism 35 items
    1. Essential 12 items
      1. Political geography and palatial Crete - A. H. Bevan 2010

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      2. Urban sprawl: what is urbanization and why does it matter? - R. Osborne

        Chapter Essential

      3. Interaction by design: the Greek city state - A. M. Snodgrass

        Chapter Essential

      4. Collecting cities: some problems and prospects - T. Whitelaw

        Chapter Essential

      5. Either

      6. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Essential PART TWO, IV 'ECOLOGY AND THE LARGER SETTLEMENT', PAGES 89-122

      7. Or

      8. Statics and dynamics: Ancient Mediterranean urbanism - N. Purcell

        Chapter Essential

      9. Either

      10. An archaeology of equalities? The Greek city-states - I. Morris

        Chapter Essential

      11. Or

      12. Urbanization in Etruria - T. Rasmussen

        Chapter Essential

    2. General 7 items
      1. The Oxford handbook of the state in the ancient Near East and Mediterranean - Bang, Peter F., Scheidel, Walter c2013

        Book Recommended

      2. The Ancient City: From Fustel de Coulanges to Max Weber and beyond - M. I. Finley 1977

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      3. Village to city: staples and luxuries? Exchange networks and urbanization - L. Foxhall

        Chapter Recommended

      4. Archaeological survey and the city / edited by Paul Johnson and Martin Millett. - Paul Johnson 1979-; Martin Millett; Paul S. Johnson 1979-; M Millett (Martin)

        Book Recommended

      5. Mediterranean urbanization, 800-600 BC - Osborne, Robin, Cunliffe, Barry W., British Academy c2005

        Book Recommended

      6. Roman urbanism: beyond the consumer city - Parkins, Helen M. 1997

        Book Recommended

      7. Roman urbanism - N. Purcell

        Chapter Recommended

    3. Aegean and Greek 7 items
      1. The greater Athenian state (478-404 BC) - I. Morris

        Chapter Recommended

      2. Greek multi-city states - I. Morris

        Chapter Recommended

      3. The Greek city: from Homer to Alexander - Murray, Oswyn, Price, S. R. F. 1991

        Book Recommended THE ARTICLE BY RUNCIMAN IS A PROVOCATIVE CLASSIC

      4. Chapter 1: the paradox of the Greek city - Robin Osborne

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      5. Aspects of Minoan urbanism - T. Whitelaw

        Chapter Recommended

    4. Italy 6 items
      1. Tribes, states and cities in central Italy - G. Bradley

        Chapter Recommended

      2. The urbanisation of Etruria: funerary practices and social change, 700-600 BC - Riva, Corinna 2010

        Book Recommended

      3. Mapping Etruscan state formation - S. Stoddart, D. Redhouse

        Chapter Recommended

    5. The western and Punic Mediterranean 3 items
      1. The Iron Age in the western Mediterranean - M. Dietler

        Chapter Recommended

      2. Punic Carthage: two decades of archaeological investigations - R. Docter, et al.

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

  17. Topic 9: Sacred seas, holy lands? 31 items
    1. Essential 6 items
      1. The corrupting sea: a study of Mediterranean history - Horden, Peregrine, Purcell, Nicholas c2000

        Book Essential PART FOUR, CHAPTER X, 'THE GEOGRAPHY OF RELIGION/ TERRITORIES OF GRACE'.

      2. The sacred sea - A. Malamat

        Chapter Essential

      3. Death-ritual and social structure in classical antiquity - Morris, Ian 1992

        Book Essential CHAPTER 4 OR 5 - CHOOSE

      4. Etruscans, Greeks, Carthaginians: the sanctuary at Pyrgi - F. R. Serra Ridgway

        Chapter Essential TEACHING COLLECTION INST ARCH 2625

      5. A Sea of Faith? - Greg Woolf 2003-12

        Article Essential Electronic journal

    2. Overall 1 item
      1. The material expression of cult, ritual and feasting - E. Blake

        Chapter Recommended

    3. Religion, space, power and identity 12 items
      1. Placing the gods: sanctuaries and sacred space in ancient Greece - Alcock, Susan E., Osborne, Robin 1994

        Book Recommended

      2. The cultures of the tophet: identification and identity in the Phoenician diaspora - J. Crawley Quinn

        Chapter Recommended Electronic resource

      3. Cults, territory, and the origins of the Greek city-state - Polignac, François de, Lloyd, Janet, Mossé, Claude 1995

        Book Recommended

      4. Israel's history and the history of Israel - Liverani, Mario 2005

        Book Recommended

      5. The geography of the ritual landscape in complex societies - A. Zifferero

        Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

    4. Maritime and mobile religion 7 items
      1. The Achaemenid empire and the sea - Johannes Haubold 2012-06

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. Also useful:

      3. An archaeology of natural places - Bradley, Richard 2000

        Book Recommended

      4. A phenomenology of landscape: places, paths, and monuments - Tilley, Christopher Y. 1994

        Book Recommended

    5. Sacrifice 3 items
      1. The cuisine of sacrifice among the Greeks - Detienne, Marcel, Vernant, Jean Pierre, Durand, Jean-Louis, Wissing, Paula 1989

        Book Recommended

    6. Death rituals, citizens and polities 2 items
      1. Archaeology as cultural history: words and things in Iron Age Greece - Morris, Ian 2000

        Book  CHAPTER 4

  18. Topic 10: The Mediterranean's past today and tomorrow 39 items
    1. Essential 8 items
      1. Material and Intellectual Consequences of Esteem for Cycladic Figures - David W. J. Gill and Christopher Chippindale 1993

        Article Essential Electronic journal

      2. Mediterranean between history and heritage - D. Lowenthal

        Chapter Essential

      3. Archaeologies of Greece - Ian Morris

        Chapter Essential

      4. Archaeologies of Greece - Ian Morris

        Chapter Essential Digitised reading

      5. Beirut's memorycide - A. Naccache

        Chapter Essential AVAILABLE AS AN E-BOOK THROUGH ACADEMIA.EDU

      6. Site preservation and archaeology in the Mediterranean region - N. Stanley-Price

        Chapter Essential E-BOOK

      7. If you have time and are interested:

      8. The physical geography of the Mediterranean - Woodward, Jamie C. 2009

        Book Essential ANY ONE OF THE LAST 4 CHAPTERS - CHOOSE AS YOU LIKE; ALL EQUALLY DEPRESSING!

    2. Futures 1 item
      1. Futures for the Mediterranean basin: the Blue Plan - Grenon, Michel, Batisse, Michel, United Nations Environment Programme 1989

        Book Recommended

    3. The politics of the past and the practice of archaeology today 14 items
      1. Archaeologies of complexity - Chapman, Robert 2003

        Book Recommended CHAPTERS 2 -3

      2. Processual and post-processual trends in Italian archaeology - A. Guidi

        Chapter Recommended

      3. The nation and its ruins: antiquity, archaeology, and national imagination in Greece - Hamilakis, Yannis 2007

        Book Recommended

      4. Antiquities as symbolic capital in modern Greek society - Y. Hamilakis, E. Yalouri 1996

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      5. From dialogue to polylogue: Exploring the Israeli and Palestinian past in the present - Ann E. Killebrew, Sandra A. Scham, Hanaa Abu-Uqsa, Walid Atrash 2006-8

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      6. Classical archaeology of Greece: experiences of the discipline - Shanks, Michael 1995

        Book Recommended E-BOOK

      7. Alternative Archaeologies: Nationalist, Colonialist, Imperialist - Bruce G. Trigger 1984

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

    4. Looting, collecting and the antiquities trade 8 items
      1. Stealing history: the illicit trade in cultural material - Brodie, Neil, Doole, Jennifer, Watson, Peter, International Council of Museums 2000

        Book Recommended E-BOOK

      2. Trade in illicit antiquities: the destruction of the world's archaeological heritage - Renfrew, Colin, Brodie, Neil, Doole, Jennifer, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research c2001

        Book Recommended E-BOOK

      3. The cultures of collecting - Elsner, John, Cardinal, Roger 1994

        Book Recommended

      4. Antiquities: trade or betrayed : legal, ethical and conservation issues - Tubb, Kathryn Walker, United Kingdom Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works c1995

        Book Recommended ESPECIALLY PAPER BY PALMER

      5. The World of Tuscan Tomb Robbers: Living with the Local Community and the Ancestors - Diura Thoden van Velzen 1996-1

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

    5. Conservation, heritage and tourism 8 items
      1. Extreme Exposure: Archaeology in Jerusalem 1967–2007 - Raphael Greenberg 2009-11-01

        Article Recommended Electronic journal

      2. Mediterranean prehistoric heritage: training, education and management - Hodder, Ian, Doughty, Louise, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research c2007

        Book Recommended

      3. The Mediterranean: environment and society - King, Russell, Proudfoot, L. J., Smith, Bernard 1997

        Book Recommended CHAPTERS 9, 11-18

      4. Theory and practice in Mediterranean archaeology: Old World and New World perspectives - Papadopoulos, John K., Leventhal, Richard M., Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA. c2003

        Book Recommended CHAPTER 20. E-BOOK.

      5. Museum archaeology and the Mediterranean cultural heritage - R. Skeates

        Chapter Recommended

      6. Italian prehistory collections at Mediterranean cultural heritage - R. Skeates

        Chapter Recommended

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