Crete Beyond the Palaces : Proceedings of the Crete 2000 Conference

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Pub. Date: 2004-05-01
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Summary

This volume presents the papers from the conference "Crete 2000: A Centennial Celebration of American Archaeological Work on Crete (1900-2000)," held in Athens from July 10-12, 2000. The American School of Classical Studies at Athens and the Institute for Aegean Prehistory (INSTAP) Study Center for East Crete organized the conference. Scholars participating in the American and joint Greek-American excavations on Crete or studying material from these excavations were invited to present papers at the conference. The volume is divided into the following sections: Trade, Society and Religion, Chronology and History, Landscape and Survey, and Technology and Production.

Table of Contents

List of Figures
vii
List of Tables
xiii
Preface xv
List of Abbreviations
xvii
Conference Program xix
Opening Remarks
James D. Muhly, Director, American School of Classical Studies at Athens xxiii
Theodoros Pangalos, Minister of Culture xxiv
Nicholas Burns, American Ambassador to Greece xxiv
Jeremy A. Sabloff, Williams Director, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology xxvi
Introduction
History of American Excavations on Crete 1(20)
Geraldine C. Gesell
PART I: TRADE
Pseira and Knossos: The Transformation of an East Cretan Seaport
21(8)
Philip P. Betancourt
The Incised and Relief Lily Jars from Mochlos
29(14)
Thomas M. Brogan
Kommos: The Sea-Gate to Southern Crete
43(10)
Joseph W. Shaw
A Possible Minoan Harbor on South Crete
53(10)
Elpida Hadjidaki
PART II: SOCIETY AND RELIGION
The ``Big House'' at Vronda and the ``Great House'' at Karphi: Evidence for Social Structure in LM IIIC Crete
63(18)
Leslie Preston Day
Lynn M. Snyder
Gournia, Vronda Kavousi, Kephala Vasilikis: A Triad of Interrelated Shrines of the Expiring Minoan Age on the Isthmus of Ierapetra
81(10)
Theodore Eliopoulos
The Architecture of the Late Minoan IIIC Shrine (Building G) at Vronda, Kavousi
91(12)
Nancy L. Klein
Halasmenos, Destroyed but not Invisible: New Insights on the LM IIIC Period in the Isthmus of Ierapetra. First Presentation of the Pottery from the 1992-1997 Campaigns
103(22)
Metaxia Tsipopoulou
Household Analysis in Dark Age Crete
125(12)
Kevin T. Glowacki
Religion at Minoan Kommos
137(16)
Maria C. Shaw
PART III: CHRONOLOGY AND HISTORY
New Construction at Mochlos in the LM IB Period
153(10)
Jeffrey S. Soles
From Foundation to Abandonment: New Ceramic Phasing for the Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Age on the Kastro at Kavousi
163(18)
Margaret S. Mook
Writing on the Walls. The Architectural Context of Archaic Cretan Laws
181(18)
Paula J. Perlman
Eleutherna and the Greek World, ca. 600--400 B.C.
199(14)
Brice Erickson
The Late Hellenistic Period in East Crete
213(10)
Natalia Vogeikoff-Brogan
PART IV: LANDSCAPE AND SURVEY
Past and Present Perspectives on the Archaeological Landscapes of Mirabello
223(10)
Donald C. Haggis
Vrokastro and the Settlement Pattern of the LM IIIA--Geometric Periods
233(14)
Barbara J. Hayden
Western Crete in the Bronze Age: A Survey of the Evidence
247(18)
Jennifer Moody
South of Kavousi, East of Mochlos: The West Siteia Mountains at the End of the Bronze Age
265(18)
Krzysztof Nowicki
PART V: TECHNOLOGY AND PRODUCTION
Chrysokamino and the Beginnings of Metal Technology on Crete and in the Aegean
283(8)
James D. Muhly
Mochlos and Melos: A Special Relationship? Creating Identity and Status in Minoan Crete
291(18)
Tristan Carter
Late Minoan III Mochlos and the Regional Consumption of Pottery
309
R. Angus K. Smith

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