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By Maria Relaki, Despina Catapoti

ISBN-10: 0203497597

ISBN-13: 9780203497593

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Within archaeological reports, land tenure has been usually studied from the perspective of possession. a bunch of reviews has argued approximately land possession at the foundation of the easy co-existence of artefacts at the panorama; different stories have tended to extrapolate land possession from extra oblique capacity. fairly noteworthy is the tendency to painting land possession because the driver in the back of the emergence of social complexity, a primordial factor within the tactics that resulted in the political and fiscal growth of prehistoric societies. The organization among humans and land in all of those interpretive schemata is even though much less effortless to realize analytically. even though a variety of rubrics were hired to spot any such connection – such a lot striking between them the options of ‘cultures,’ ‘regions,’ or maybe ‘households’ – they take the hyperlinks among land and folks as a given and never as anything that should be conceptually outlined and empirically substantiated.

An Archaeology of Land Ownership demonstrates that the connection among humans and land some time past is before everything an analytical factor, and one who demands explanation not just on the point of definition, but additionally methodological applicability. Bringing jointly a world roster of experts, the essays during this quantity name recognition to the tactics wherein hyperlinks to land are tested, many of the varieties that such hyperlinks take and the way they could swap via time, in addition to their value in supporting to forge or dilute an figuring out of neighborhood at a number of conditions.

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However, in these settlements the successive interventions and short-distance relocations of buildings, in conjunction with the constant digging of pits and ditches and their infilling with various types of material, may well reflect a method of creating, ‘appropriating’ and holding connections with land and the past (Skourtopoulou 2006: 55–56). The Constructed Environment and Land as Both a Connecting and Dividing Factor Yet more forms of land associations, rights and uses can be detected in the many ways in which people constructed the wider landscape, projected meanings onto it and ultimately transformed it into a social landscape.

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