Depicting the dead: Commemoration through cists, cairns and symbols in early medieval Britain

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/263226
Title:
Depicting the dead: Commemoration through cists, cairns and symbols in early medieval Britain
Authors:
Williams, Howard ( 0000-0003-3510-6852 )
Abstract:
This article argues that early medieval cairns and mounds served to commemorate concepts of gender and geneology. Excavations at Lundin Links in Fife are used as exemplar.
Affiliation:
University of Chester
Citation:
Cambridge Archaeological Journal, 17(2), 2007, pp. 145-164.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Journal:
Cambridge Archaeological Journal
Publication Date:
2007
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/263226
DOI:
10.1017/S0959774307000224
Additional Links:
http://www.journals.cambridge.org/abstract_S0959774307000224
Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
This is the publsher's PDF of an article published in Cambridge archaeological journal© 2007. The definitive version is available at http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=CAJ
ISSN:
0959-7743; 1474-0540
Appears in Collections:
History and Archaeology

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorWilliams, Howarden_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-12-19T14:32:12Zen
dc.date.available2012-12-19T14:32:12Zen
dc.date.issued2007en
dc.identifier.citationCambridge Archaeological Journal, 17(2), 2007, pp. 145-164.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn0959-7743en
dc.identifier.issn1474-0540en
dc.identifier.doi10.1017/S0959774307000224en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/263226en
dc.descriptionThis is the publsher's PDF of an article published in Cambridge archaeological journal© 2007. The definitive version is available at http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=CAJen_GB
dc.description.abstractThis article argues that early medieval cairns and mounds served to commemorate concepts of gender and geneology. Excavations at Lundin Links in Fife are used as exemplar.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherCambridge University Pressen_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.journals.cambridge.org/abstract_S0959774307000224en_GB
dc.subjectmortuary commemorationen_GB
dc.subjectFifeen_GB
dc.subjectgravesen_GB
dc.subjectBritainen_GB
dc.titleDepicting the dead: Commemoration through cists, cairns and symbols in early medieval Britainen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Chesteren_GB
dc.identifier.journalCambridge Archaeological Journalen_GB
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