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By Linda Jones Hall,William R. Caraher

The essays in Archaeology and background in Roman, Medieval and Post-Medieval Greece honor the contributions of Timothy E. Gregory to our figuring out of Greece from the Roman interval to trendy instances. Evoking Gregory's different pursuits, the amount brings jointly anthropologists, paintings historians, archaeologists, historians, and philologists to deal with such contested subject matters because the finish of Antiquity, the so-called Byzantine darkish a long time, the contours of the rising Byzantine civilization, and identification in post-Medieval Greece. those papers show the ongoing power of either conventional and leading edge ways to the research of fabric tradition and emphasise that ancient interpretation may be the manufactured from methodological self-awareness. particularly, this quantity exhibits how the examine of the fabric tradition of post-Classical Greece over the past 30 years has made major contributions to either the bigger archaeological and ancient discourse. The essays during this quantity are geared up less than 3 headings - Archaeology and strategy, the Archaeology of identification, and the altering panorama - which spotlight 3 major focuses of Gregory's study. each one essay interlaces new analyses with the contributions Gregory has made to our knowing of Medieval and Post-Medieval Greece. learn jointly those essays not just make an important contribution to how we comprehend the post-Classical Greek international, but in addition to how we research the fabric tradition of the Mediterranean international extra broadly.

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