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Mediterranean urbanization, 800-600 BC /

Corporate Authors: British Academy.
Other Authors: Osborne, Robin, 1957-, Cunliffe, Barry W.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press for the British Academy, 2011.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy ; 126
Table of Contents:
  • Urban sprawl : what is urbanization and why does it matter? / Robin Osborne
  • The early iron age urban forms of Cyprus / Maria Iacovou
  • Forms and processes : some thoughts on the meaning of urbanization in early Archaic Greece / François de Polignac (translated by Robin Osborne)
  • Urbanization in Etruria / Tom Rasmussen
  • The beginnings of urbanization in Rome / Christopher Smith
  • Early urbanization between 800 and 600 BC in the Pontine region (South Lazio), the Salento Isthmus (Apulia), and the Sibaritide (Northern Calabria) / Peter Attema
  • Urban foundations? Colonial settlement and urbanization in the Western Mediterranean / Peter Van Dommelen
  • Urbanization and spatial organization in Southern France and North-Eastern Spain during the Iron Age / Dominique Garcia (translated by Robin Osborne)
  • Mainake : the legend and the new archaeological evidence / Maria Eugenia Aubet (translated by Mary Turton)
  • The culture of urbanization in the Mediterranean c.800-600 BC / Corninna Riva
  • Village to city : staples and luxuries? Exchange networks and urbanization / Lin Foxhall
  • Statics and dynamics : ancient Mediterranean urbanism / Nicholas Purcell.