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By Linda Jones Hall,William R. Caraher

The essays in Archaeology and heritage 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 fashionable instances. Evoking Gregory's varied pursuits, the quantity brings jointly anthropologists, paintings historians, archaeologists, historians, and philologists to deal with such contested issues because the finish of Antiquity, the so-called Byzantine darkish a while, the contours of the rising Byzantine civilization, and id in post-Medieval Greece. those papers reveal the continuing energy of either conventional and leading edge methods to the research of fabric tradition and emphasise that old interpretation could be the fabricated from methodological self-awareness. specifically, this quantity exhibits how the learn of the fabric tradition of post-Classical Greece over the past 30 years has made major contributions to either the bigger archaeological and old discourse. The essays during this quantity are prepared below 3 headings - Archaeology and technique, the Archaeology of id, and the altering panorama - which spotlight 3 major focuses of Gregory's learn. each one essay interlaces new analyses with the contributions Gregory has made to our realizing of Medieval and Post-Medieval Greece. learn jointly those essays not just make an important contribution to how we comprehend the post-Classical Greek global, but additionally to how we learn the fabric tradition of the Mediterranean international extra broadly.

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