Sökning: "Neil Price"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 6 avhandlingar innehållade orden Neil Price.

  1. 1. The Viking Way : Religion and War in Late Iron Age Scandinavia

    Författare :Neil Price; Martin Carver; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Viking Age; Vikings; Óðinn; seiðr; sorcery; shamanism; warfare; Norse religion; Norse mythology; Sámi; Arkeologi; Archaeology subjects; Arkeologiämnen; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Sammanfattning : The social role of magic is a prevalent theme of the medieval Icelandic sagas that claim to describe life several centuries earlier in the Viking Age, and indeed also saturates the Eddic poetry that is our primary source for the mythology and cosmology of the time. However, little archaeological or historical research has been done to explore what this aspect of ritual may really have meant to the men and women of late Iron Age Scandinavia. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Gräddat : Brödkultur under järnåldern i östra Mälardalen

    Författare :Liselotte Bergström; Gustaf Trotzig; Neil Price; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Carbonised bread; food culture; Mälar Valley; Helgö; Birka; morphology; cell-structure analysis; reconstructive examination; gender; Roman Iron Age; Migration period; Vendel period; Viking Age; Archaeology; Arkeologi; Archaeological Science; laborativ arkeologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the carbonised bread findings from sites and cremation graves dated to the first millennium AD occurring in the eastern Mälar Valley region. The finds have been analysed by various methods including cell-structure analysis, chemical analysis, experimental and reconstructive examination, 14C-dating and statistical comparison. LÄS MER

  3. 3. People in Between : Ethncity and Material Identity, a New Approach to Deconstructed Concepts

    Författare :Charlotta Hillerdal; Frands Herschend; Johan Rönnby; Neil Price; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; ethnicity; materiality; cultural identity; cultural practice; Viking Age; Varangians; Russia; Métis; Canada; colonialism; post-colonial; Romantic philosophy; indigenous; Ruhnu; Estonia; authenticity; national identity; Viking Age towns; Scandinavia; town formation; discontinuity; Archaeology; Arkeologi; arkeologi; Archaeology; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Sammanfattning : In questions concerning ethnicity and cultural identity in prehistory, there is a great divide between the conclusions maintained on a theoretical level of discussion and the interpretations given to material remains, when these theories are practiced on the archaeological material. Inherited scientific and political structures, usage and ideas contribute to our understanding of ethnicity and the everyday use of the concept, and influence archaeological interpretations. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Vapnen i wreccornas tid, 150-500 e.Kr. : om de romerska auxiliarpilspetsarna och den västliga traditionens framväxt

    Författare :Peter Lindbom; Paul Sinclair; Neil Price; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Archaeology; Roman Iron Age; Migration Period; arrow points; Post Colonial theory; Germanic peoples; social capital; warfare; warrior bands; mercenaries; Weapons; Danish Bog finds; Norwegian Vestland; Arkeologi;

    Sammanfattning : Lindbom, Peter. 2006. Weapons in the time of the Wreccas, 150-500 AD., Roman auxiliary arrow points and the development of the Western tradition, AUN 36, Uppsala, 290 pp. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Den yngre järnålderns gravskick i Uppland : Framväxten av den arkeologiska bilden och en materialitet i förändring

    Författare :Jhonny Therus; Neil Price; Frands Herschend; Anders Kaliff; Alison Klevnäs; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Late Iron Age; Viking Age; burial practice; bridging practice; monument gravity; historical gravity; grave; memory; hǫrgr; amulet ring; cosmology; cremation; Christianization; settlement archaeology; mortuary behaviour; dispersed burial; Archaeology; Arkeologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines archaeological approaches to burials and changing mortuary practices during the Late Iron Age (c. 500-1100 AD) in central Eastern Sweden. Understanding the change in mortuary practices is fundamental to the study of the Late Iron Age. LÄS MER