Archaeology


GREEK ARCHAEOLOGY

Attica in the Early Iron Age
The scholars of the 19th and early 20th century
Pottery styles context synchronisms and the dating of the Attic Early Iron Age
Scientific dating methods for the Greek Early Iron Age
Iconographic studies on Attic Early Iron Age pottery
Connoisseuship in the study of Attic Early Iron Age workshops
The Mycenaeans versus Dorians debate
Archaeological approaches on Attic Early Iron Age Society
Problems and critique of previous approaches on Attic decorated finewares

The chaîne Opératoire theory
Introduction to the chaîne opératoire
Practical problems in the application of the chaîne opératoire theory
Technological choices in pottery production
Manifestations of technological choice in pottery production
Attic Early Iron Age chaînes opératoires

Methodology introduced by the author's research
A new methodology
Metrics and proportions
Fabrics and decoration
Studied material

Studies of Attic Early Iron Age vessel typologies
Analysis of large closed ceramic containers
Charts 1
Analysis of medium-sized pouring vessels
Charts 2
The analysis of small drinking vessels
Charts 3

Microscopic analysis of Attic Early Iron Age finewares
Microscopic analysis of Geometric and Orientalising finewares

Conclusions of the author's research on Attic Early Iron Age finewares
Social changes and production response
Modes of production, labour division and the number of Attic Geometric workshops
Contribution of present study, limitations and suggestions for future work

Bibliography on Attic Early Iron Age pottery
Full bibliography of the author's research

ARCHAEOLOGY OF MEROITIC LOWER NUBIA

The author's remarks
Qasr Ibrim and Meroitic Lower Nubia
Problems, questions and methodology of study
Economy, trade and ceramic production in Meroitic Lower Nubia
A detailed study of the Romano-Meroitic trade in Lower Nubia
A detailed study of pottery production and industrial facilities in Meroitic Nubia
Full bibliography on Egyptian and Meroitic pottery
Examination of two wheel-made pottery traditions: R30 and W26
Microscopic fabric analyses of Aswani and Merotic pottery
Conclusions of study and suggestions

ARCHAEOMETRIC STUDIES

Microscopic analysis of Geometric and Orientalising finewares
Microscopic fabric analyses of Aswani and Merotic pottery

CLASSICAL GREEK STUDIES

Examples of Greek Bronze Age art
Examples of Greek Early Iron Age funerary art
Archaic Greece and the Solonian and Cleisthenic reforms in Archaic Athens
Archaic dialects, the Hellenistic Koine and the modern Greek language
War and the religious, social and political perceptions of the ancient Greeks
Land ownership in Archaic and Classical Athens and Sparta
State intervention and private economy in Classical Greek city-states

BYZANTINE GREEK STUDIES

The iconographic themes on the sanctuary arches of Byzantine temples (AD 324-1204)
Examples of Late Byzantine and post-Byzantine iconography
The ideal Emperor and foreign ruler in the Strategikon by Kekaumenos
Ancient Greek traditions, Byzantine State and Church, and the production of Byzantine literature

MODERN GREEK STUDIES

'Romans', Greeks, Hellenes: Pre-revolutionary notions of national identity
Hellenicity in modern Greek art
Archaic dialects, the Hellenistic Koine and the modern Greek language

SOCIAL THEORY AND PHILOSOPHY

The concept of multiculturalism in Claude Lévi-Strauss