Journal Journal of Urban Archaeology, vol. 1 (2020)

Journal of Urban Archaeology 1 (2020)

  • Pages: 172 p.
  • Size:216 x 280 mm
  • Illustrations:14 b/w, 45 col., 9 tables b/w.
  • Language(s):English
  • Publication Year:2020

  • ISBN: 978-2-503-59056-1
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    Rubina Raja is Professor of Classical Archaeology at Aarhus University, Denmark, and centre director of the Danish National Research Foundation’s Centre of Excellence for Urban Network Evolutions. She specializes in Mediterranean and Near Eastern Archaeology in a diachronic perspective with focus on urban societies.

    Søren M. Sindbæk is Professor of Medieval Archaeology at Aarhus University, Denmark, and co-director of the Centre for Urban Network Evolutions. He specializes in viking and early medieval Europe, with a focus on urbanism and social networks.


    List of Illustrations

    Urban Archaeology: A New Agenda — Editorial, Rubina Raja and Søren M. Sindbæk

    Definitions and Comparisons in Urban Archaeology, Michael E. Smith

    Urban Labels and Settlement Trajectories, Roland Fletcher

    Shades of Urbanism(s) and Urbanity in Pre-Colonial Africa: Towards Afro-Centred Interventions, Shadreck Chirikure

    From Centre–Periphery Models to Textured Urban Landscapes: Comparative Perspectives from Sub-Saharan Africa — Federica Sulas and Innocent Pikirayi

    Urban Networks in Latium, Christopher Smith

    An Etruscan Urban Agenda: The Weaving Together of Traditions, Simon Stoddart

    Urbanism in Iron Age Iberia: Two Worlds in Contact, Gonzalo Ruiz Zapatero, Jesús R. Álvarez-Sanchís, and Jesús Rodríguez-Hernández

    Why Archaeology is Necessary for a Theory of Urbanization, Scott G. Ortman, Michael E. Smith, José Lobo, and Luís M. A. Bettencourt

    The Backfill